On his 23rd birthday, Iowa’s Peter Jok won last night’s college basketball three point shooting contest in Phoenix. Jok defeated DeWayne Russell of Grand Canyon University in the finals by a score of 20 to 16. Iowa State’s Naz Mitrou-Long was eliminated in the opening round.
Kindred Wesemann of K-State won the women’s competition over Sydney Wiese from Oregon State 18-17. Wesemann beat Jok in a tiebreaker after both scored 16 in a head to head champions final.