Knoxville, Tenn.--(UTSports) Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae’s emphatic one-handed slam against Wichita State on Dec. 14 is one of four nominees this week for the GEICO Play of the Year, Intersport announced today.
To watch McRae’s dunk and cast your vote, visit http://on.fb.me/1ceT3h5. Fans also can share their vote with Facebook friends. Week four voting opened Monday and ends next Monday, Feb. 10, at 12:59 p.m. ET.
Each week for eight weeks, four incredible college basketball plays will be nominated as the GEICO Play of the Year. Each week’s winner will be determined by fan voting through Facebook (facebook.com/BestofCollegeBasketball). The eight finalists will compete in a week-long competition to determine the GEICO Play of the Year. The winner will be announced during the GEICO Best of College Basketball special, which airs March 29 at 2 p.m. ET on CBS.
McRae’s one-handed slam – which landed at No. 5 on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top Plays – is competing against three other plays from week four, including a game-winning three by Creighton’s Doug McDermott, and two other one-handed slams by Michigan State’s Branden Dawson and Ohio State’s Sam Thompson.
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