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Gonzaga's Perkins, Idaho's Pierce added to 3-point contest

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins and University of Idaho’s Taylor Pierce are headed to Minneapolis to participate in this year’s 3-point championship. 

Perkins made 53 three-pointers in the 2018-19 season. Throughout his career at GU, he made 251 three-pointers, which ranks fifth all-time in program history. 

This year, Pierce set a Big Sky record with 318 career 3-pointers. She also ranked second in the Big Sky, shooting 40.4 percent from the 3-point range. 

 

 

Both Perkins and Pierce will go up against seven of their peers. The 3-point championship airs alongside the slam dunk championship Thursday at 6 p.m. on ESPN. 


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