Better UNC Dunker: Michael Jordan, Jerry Stackhouse or Vince Carter?
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The question to current Tar Heels Kennedy Meeks and Justin Jackson was “Who was the better UNC Dunker: Michael Jordan, Jerry Stackhouse or Vince Carter?” The two 20 year old players, who were just babies when Vince Carter was throwing down the most ridiculous dunks I’ve ever seen in a college game, were shown 1 dunk from each – MJ’s Rock The Cradle, Vince Carter’s 1 hand inbound dunk vs Clemson & Stackhouse’s reverse on Duke – and then asked to make their decision. They picked the right guy, but the 3 clips don’t do the 3 UNC dunk legends – especially Vince Carter, justice.
So here’s a few more dunks, starting off with some footage from my personal VHS archive