Jacob Tucker earns dunk contest invite

Updated: March 30, 2011, 1:30 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Almost a month after his online audition video went viral, Division III Illinois College guard Jacob Tucker earned an invitation to the college slam dunk championship at the Final Four in Houston.

Tucker received an official invitation to the dunk competition on Tuesday after winning a Facebook fan poll. Tucker received 88 percent of the vote over Lee University's Larriques Cunningham to be the lone non-Division I competitor in Thursday's competition at the University of Houston.

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