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Breaking down the Le’Bryan Nash dunk on Texas

Here’s the Zapruder-like play-by-play of Nash’s dunk in Austin.



I mentioned this in my thoughts and notes after the game but in the first half on Wednesday, after Le’Bryan Nash’s 1,394th failed attempt at dunking on an opponent, I wrote the words “Why does Nash try to dunk on everyone?” in my notebook.

About 45 minutes later I got an answer.

Nash tried to end the life of Demarcus Holland and future generations of Demarcus Hollands and it was preposterously amazing. Here’s a quick Zapruder-like breakdown.

The whole thing started with a Demarcus Holland turnover. Jeff Newberry got out on the fast break while Holland got back and had absolutely no clue what was about to go down.

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Nash trailed hard, got fed by Newberry and Holland committed suicide. Anthony Allen knows.

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The two best parts immediately following the dunk from this photo were Travis Ford asking for a foul and Ford Stuen doing the white man “hold everybody on the bench back even though nobody is going anywhere” thing.

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The best part of all of it?

Easily Anthony Allen high-stepping from his spot on the bench.

Also, this is not going to be hung in Demarcus Hollands’ parents home (or the homes of any of his relatives).

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Nash is now 1-for-1,395 in dunking on people in his career. Truth be told though, I wouldn’t trade it for the other 1,394 misses.

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