Since 2011, the nation’s elite prep stars have participated in the High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, a nationally televised showcase to introduce the basketball world to the next generation of elite players that will hit the college and professional ranks in the years to come.
The 2023 High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships will be held on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m. CT at Hoops House inside the Bayou Music Center in downtown Houston. CBS will air the event in its entirety on Sunday, April 2 at Noon CT.
A complete roster of participating players will be announced in the week’s leading up to the event, but this event has routinely hosted the future stars of the basketball world, several of which are currently part of the young core of the Houston Rockets. Jabari Smith, the No. 3 pick in the 2022 NBA Draft, was part of the High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships in 2021, Jalen Green committed to the 2020 event prior to its cancelation and Kevin Porter Jr. participated in the dunk contest in 2018.
Additional event information and history can be found below.
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CBS will air the event in its entirety on Sunday, April 2 at Noon CT, providing a national platform for the top high school seniors to introduce themselves to the basketball world before taking the college scene by storm.
A WHO’S WHO
Numerous All-Stars have participated in the High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships over the years. The 2017 event featured five NBA and WNBA first-round selections, including lottery picks Trae Young and Collin Sexton. At least 28 players have been selected in the NBA or WNBA Draft since the event’s inception in 2011.