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Keshad Johnson To Participate in Slam Dunk Contest

Keshad Johnson To Participate in Slam Dunk Contest


PHOENIX – The participants for the 2024 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championship were announced today (April 3) and Arizona forward Keshad Johnson is among those scheduled to take part in the slam dunk contest. 
 
The event will take place on Thursday, April 4 at 6:00 p.m. PT at Global Credit Union Arena on the campus of Grand Canyon University and will be televised live on ESPN. Tickets for the event start at $15 and can be purchased at collegeslam.com.  
 
Johnson helped Arizona to a Sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA Tournament while also capturing the Pac-12 regular season title along the way. He set career highs in nearly every offensive category in his lone season in Tucson, averaging 11.5 points, 5.9 rebounds and shooting 53% from the floor.  
 
According to BartTorvik.com, Johnson was second on the team with 49 dunks during the 2023-24 season, trailing only Oumar Ballo’s total of 63.  
 
The full list of slam dunk participants includes: 
 
Marlow Gilmore, Francis Marion 
Jermaine Hall Jr., California (PA) 
Keshad Johnson, Arizona 
Gabe McGlothan, Grand Canyon 
Dakota Rivers, FGCU 
Josh Pierre-Louis, UC Santa Barbara 
John Ukomadu, Eastern Kentucky 
Hason Ward, Iowa State 
Langston Wilson, Milwaukee 
 
Check out some of Johnson’s top dunks from the NCAA Tournament below: 
 
 


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