Hinkle Fieldhouse to Host 2021 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships

INDIANAPOLIS (March 23, 2021) – The 32nd annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships will take place at Hinkle Fieldhouse on the Butler University campus in Indianapolis on Thursday, April 1 at 9 p.m. ET. The event will feature some of the country’s top 3-point specialists and high-flying dunkers to help kick off college basketball’s national championship weekend.

It will be the third time Hinkle Fieldhouse has hosted the event, having done so previously in 2006 and 2015. This year’s event will be closed to the public, but fans can watch the action live on ESPN2 beginning at 9 p.m.

Twenty-four of the nation’s elite men’s and women’s college basketball players will compete for slam dunk and 3-point shooting bragging rights. The night features the Great Clips Slam Dunk Championship, the Men’s 3-Point Championship, the Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Shooting Championship and the IHOP Team Shootout. The winners of the Men’s and Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Championships will then compete in the Battle of the Champions.

Since the event’s inception, several of the top players in college basketball have competed in the State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships before moving on to the professional ranks, including Gary Payton, Steve Nash, Jason Terry, Kyle Korver, Bobby Hurley, Michael Finley, Allan Houston, Wesley Matthews, Denzel Valentine, Yogi Ferrell, Cappie Pondexter, Katie Gearlds, Kristi Toliver, Odyssey Sims, Tiffany Hayes, Tiffany Mitchell and Ariel Atkins.

A complete roster of participants in the 2021 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships will be released next week. For more information, visit CollegeSlam.com, follow us on Twitter (@CollegeSLAM) and like us on Facebook.

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