three-point shot

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three-point shot

A basket scored from behind the 3-point line.
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In that game, Rome Dela Rosa was given the three-point field goal that gave the Hotshots the 53-50 lead with 3:30 left but video replays showed that the ball was still in his hands when the shot clock went off.
Curry also hit his 200th three-point field goal of the season.
Nationally in three-point field goal percentage, Gorecki ranks 30th and Duke is the only team in the NCAA to feature three players in the top 45 of the rankings.
Team Brookfield making a three-point field goal in the "Hot Shot" basketball competition
Oregon is still ranked second nationally in field goal percentage (51.1) and three-point field goal percentage (42.1).
With a high three-point field goal accuracy and six successful shots out of nine attempts, Ender Arslan was the top scorer for Galatasaray with 20 points.
Therefore, other game-related statistics may emerge as discriminant in other specific contexts, such as free-throws (Christoforidis et al., 2000), three-point field goal attempts and assists (Gomez et al., 2006) in competitions such as the world championships.
Ladbrokes - total Boston points: 5-6 over/under 92.5; total LA points: 5-6 over/under 98.5; first quarter handicap: Boston v LA -2, teams 5-6; team to score first: 5-6 Boston, LA; final score of game: 5-6 free throw, 13-10 two-point field goal, 6 three-point field goal.
Lawrence scored the team's first and last points - a three-point field goal in the first quarter and the extra point after the stunning last-gasp touchdown that sealed the win.
When the pressure was highest, they were perfect, connecting on three of three three-point field goal attempts and six of six free throws.
He currently has a near-44 percent career three-point field goal percentage and continues to hold or break a number of shooting records.
After not attempting a single three-point field goal in his first two seasons with Ateneo, Porter found the stroke in his latter two years converting on a 33.3 percent clip.