The Division-III Player With the 50-Inch Vertical Gets His Spot in the NCAA Slam Dunk Contest

All hail the Internet! Just a few weeks after Division III guard Jacob Tucker put a pretty amazing video of himself showcasing his 50-inch vertical jump on YouTube, the Illinois College baller received an invitation to this year's NCAA slam dunk contest on Thursday in Houston. Funny what 2.6 million YouTube views and a siiiiick aresenal of dunks can do for you, huh? [via The Dagger]

 

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