Marshall to Compete in 2022 State Farm College 3-Point Championship
New Orleans (March 30, 2022) – University of Miami women’s basketball player Kelsey Marshall has been selected to the Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Championship roster for the 33rd annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Xavier University of Louisiana’s Convocation Center in New Orleans on Thursday, March 31. Marshall is one of eight players selected for the event that will air live on ESPN at 8 p.m. CT.
One of the most prolific 3-point shooters in Miami program history, Marshall sits atop the record books for career 3-pointers (323) and career 3-point attempts (947). She is a 34.1 percent career 3-point shooter and one currently ranks 12th among active Division I players for made 3-point field goals.
Intersport, producers of the event, invites twenty-four of the nation’s elite men’s and women’s college basketball players to compete for slam dunk and 3-point shooting bragging rights. The night features the Great Clips Slam Dunk Championship, the TaxAct Men’s 3-Point Championship, the Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Shooting Championship and the Applebee’s Team Shootout. The winners of the TaxAct Men’s and Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Championships will then compete in the State Farm Battle of the Champions.
The following players have been selected to compete in the Women’s 3-Point Championship contest:
Rocket Mortgage Women’s 3-Point Championship
Lexi Held – DePaul
Rhyne Howard – Kentucky
Karissa McLaughlin – Marquette
Kelsey Marshall – Miami (FL)
Amber Ramirez – Arkansas
Aisha Sheppard – Virginia Tech
Kendall Spray – Florida Gulf Coast
Deja Winters – Minnesota
For more than 30 years, several of the top players in college basketball have competed in the College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships including: Gary Payton, Steve Nash, Jason Terry, Kyle Korver, Bobby Hurley, Michael Finley, Allan Houston, Wesley Matthews, Yogi Ferrell, Cappie Pondexter, Katie Gearlds, Kristi Toliver, Tiffany Hayes and Ariel Atkins.