Support Deuce Bello via Twitter at Dunk Championship
Senior guard Deuce Bello will compete in the Denny's Slam Dunk Championship at 9 p.m. tonight on ESPN.
Support Deuce Bello via Twitter at Dunk Championship
Thursday, March 31, 2016

HOUSTON (March 31, 2016) – Following the announcement Wednesday night that Houston Texans’ DeAndre Hopkins, Brian Cushing, Lamar Miller and Jaelen Strong will judge tonight’s Denny’s Slam Dunk Championship for the 2016 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, it was also revealed that fans will also be able to influence the vote in this year’s event.

ESPN’s Darren Rovell will represent the fans’ vote on social media as the “Twitter 5th Judge”. After each dunk, fans can vote by tweeting #CollegeSlam followed by #PlayerLastNameRating (e.g. #CollegeSlam #Jordan10). With this in mind, ETSU fans can support ETSU senior guard Deuce Bello (Greensboro, N.C.) tonight by using the following hashtag after each of his dunks: #CollegeSlam #Bello10

The 28th annual College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, which will showcase the dunking and long-range shooting talents of 24 of the country’s premier college basketball players, will air live from Berry Center in Cypress, Texas on March 31 at 8 p.m. CT on ESPN.

The program consists of the Denny's Slam Dunk Championship, the Marines Men's 3-Point Shooting Championship, the Ooma Women's 3-Point Shooting Championship, and the Shoe Carnival “Battle of the Champions”. The complete event roster is as follows:


Marines Men’s 3-Point

Yogi Ferrell – Indiana

Bryn Forbes –Michigan State

Danuel House – Texas A&M

Melvin Johnson – VCU

Max Landis – IPFW

Damion Lee – Louisville

Adam Smith – Georgia Tech
Denzel Valentine – Michigan State


Denny’s Slam Dunk

Jordan Barham – Davidson

Yunio Barrueta – Barry

Deuce Bello – ETSU
Devan Douglas – University of Mary

Shaquille Harrison – Tulsa

Shaquille Johnson – Longwood

Ike Nwamu – UNLV
Craig Sword – Mississippi State


Ooma Women’s 3-Point

Rachel Banham – Minnesota

Katie Hempen – Arizona State

Maggie Lyon – Northwestern

Kelsey Minato – Army

Tiffany Mitchell – South Carolina

Meghan Podkowa – DePaul

Lexi Eaton Rydalch – BYU

Janee Thompson – Kentucky