Tricia Liston will compete in the 2014 State Farm College Slam Dunk & Three-Point Championships on April 3 at 9:00 p.m. (ET) at Moody Coliseum on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.DURHAM, N.C— Duke University senior
The 26th annual event will air on ESPN and features 24 of college basketball’s top dunkers and long-range shooters. Individual elements of the contest include: Quicken Loans Men’s 3-Point Championship, Buick Women’s 3-Point Championship, Echo Battle of the Champions and Denny’s Slam Dunk Championship.
A finalist for the John R. Wooden Award this season, Liston will compete in the Buick Women’s 3-Point Championship. A First Team All-ACC and WBCA All-Region II selection in 2013-14, she contributed 17.2 points per game and shot 48.1 percent (87-for-181) from beyond the arc while setting a Duke single-season record for three-pointers made. Liston wrapped up her career ranked first in school history and seventh in ACC annals with 252 treys and shot 45.9 percent (252-for-549) from long distance.
Outstanding State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships alumni include: Gary Payton (Oregon State), Steve Nash (Santa Clara), Bobby Hurley (Duke), Allan Houston (Tennessee), Michael Finley (Wisconsin), Wesley Matthews (Marquette), Kyle Korver (Creighton), Damon Stoudamire (Arizona) and Jason Terry (Arizona).
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