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UC Irvine 7-foot-6 center Mamadou Ndiaye throws out first pitch at baseball game (VIDEO)

Apr 15, 2014, 9:36 PM EDT

UC Irvine 7-foot-6 center Mamadou Ndiaye scored 8.0 points, grabbed 6.2 rebounds and blocked 3.1 shots per game, setting a Big West Conference record with 98 rejections.

The native of Senegal helped the Anteaters reach the NIT this season, but on Tuesday night he was on loan to the school’s baseball team, throwing out the first pitch. If he had thrown the pitch from the mound he would have stood 8-feet tall.

Definitely a ball, but not a bad first pitch. Also I don’t play him for not using the glove: