Harlem Globetrotters draft Jacob Tucker

Updated: June 21, 2011, 6:11 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Illinois College guard and 2011 college slam dunk champion Jacob Tucker was drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters on Tuesday.

Tucker put himself on the national map in March when his dunk highlight video went viral on YouTube. The video now has more than 4.3 million views. He later was voted into the college slam dunk contest in Houston during the Final Four and won it despite being the only Division III player competing.

"It's definitely an honor because everybody knows who (the ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Perfect Match
    Jimmy Butler has become the complementary star the Bulls have been trying to pair in the backcourt with Derrick Rose for years.