|Birth Day:||November 22, 1991|
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He won two District 15-AAA titles at Ridgeway High School. He attended the University of Kansas, where he was named Big 12 Preseason Newcomer of the Year.
On May 20, 2013, Black transferred to the University of Kansas after graduating from Memphis with a degree in organizational leadership, and was deemed eligible to play immediately. In his lone season for the Jayhawks, he was named the Big 12 Preseason Newcomer of the Year and went on to average 15.0 points per game in the NCAA Tournament. His season-high 19 points on 9-of-9 shooting on Senior Night was the best efficiency by a Jayhawk since 1990. In 33 games (15 starts), he averaged 5.5 points and 3.9 rebounds in 13.5 minutes per game.
After going undrafted in the 2014 NBA draft, Black joined the Houston Rockets for the 2014 NBA Summer League. On August 27, 2014, he signed with the Rockets. On December 26, 2014, he was waived by the Rockets after appearing in 25 games.
On December 28, 2014, Black was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Lakers. On January 3, 2015, he was assigned to the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League. He was recalled the next day. On April 10, 2015, he recorded a season-best game with 18 points and 10 rebounds in a 106-98 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
On August 24, 2016, Black re-signed with the Lakers. On July 1, 2017, he was waived by the Lakers.
On July 17, 2017, Black signed with the Houston Rockets, returning to the franchise for a second stint.
On August 20, 2018, Black signed a one-year deal with the Israeli team Maccabi Tel Aviv of the EuroLeague. On April 5, 2019, Black recorded a career-high 23 points, shooting 10-for-12 from the field, along with seven rebounds in a 78–75 loss to Fenerbahçe. On April 12, 2019, Black participated in the 2019 Israeli League All-Star Game, scoring 15 points and five rebounds off the bench. Black won the Israeli League championship title with Maccabi, earning a spot in the All-Israeli League Second Team.
On June 18, 2019, Black signed a two-year contract extension with Maccabi (with an NBA buy-out option until July 30th). He parted ways with the team on May 23, 2020.
Tarik has brothers named Amal and Bilal. Tarik married Kennedy Raye in April 2017. They welcomed a son that following October 2017.
Currently, Tarik Black is 29 years old. Tarik Black will celebrate 30th birthday on Monday, November 22, 2021. Below we countdown to Tarik Black upcoming birthday.