SMU's Bamba FallThe SMU men’s basketball team has begun a 12-day journey through the continent of Africa that will last through June 5. The Mustangs will take part in a number of games while in Senegal and South Africa.

The team, which plays its first game against the Senegalese national team May 27, will be sending daily reports back to the Hilltop. Find the latest journal updates, photo galleries and more at

Right, junior center Bamba Fall at the Mustangs’ first practice in Marius N’Diaye Stadium, Dakar, Senegal. Fall is one of SMU’s three Senegalese players, along with first-year forward Papa Dia and red-shirt sophomore forward Mouhammad Faye.