Wright State's Davis to compete in Slam Dunk Championship
Wright State’s Steven Davis has been selected to the Slam Dunk Championship roster for the 29th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix on Thursday, March 30, Intersport announced today. Davis is one of eight men’s college basketball players selected for the event that will air live on ESPN at 10 p.m. ET. He was invited to take part in the Slam Dunk Championship after being recognized as one of the nation’s finest slam dunk performers.
Davis recently finished his senior season, averaging 14.9 points and 4.3 rebounds as well as twice being featured on ESPN's SportsCenter Top Ten for his electric dunks. Wright Sate finished the season
with 20 wins under first-year head coach Scott Nagy.
Intersport, producers of the event, invites 24 of the nation’s elite men’s and women’s college basketball players to compete in the State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships (eight dunkers, along with eight men’s and eight women’s shooters). The program showcases the dunking and sharp-shooting talents of the nation’s top college basketball players during the Be The Match Team Shootout, the Great Clips Men’s 3-Point Shooting Championship, the Marine’s Women’s 3-Point Shooting Championship, the Shoe Carnival Battle of the Champions, and the Denny’s Slam Dunk Championship.
A complete list of participants will be released at a later date.