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Aaron Gordon dunks over 7-foot-5 Tacko Fall, not enough to win [VIDEO]

Gordon dunked over the towering center but it wasn’t enough to convince the judges. Derrick Jones Jr. wins.

Orlando Magic player Aaron Gordon celebrates in the slam dunk contest during NBA All Star Saturday Night at United Center.  Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports

Aaron Gordon ended the NBA Slam Dunk Contest of the century by dunking over 7-foot-5 Tacko Fall. This was after Gordon and Derrick Jones Jr. traded dunks over and over in the Final with the judges unable to decide who is the winner. Gordon was robbed with the judges deciding that Airplane Mode won. I can’t say I agree with the decision, but man was this a wild dunk contest. Here’s the video of Gordon dunking over Fall (h/t @gswchris):