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Iowa's Dixon to compete in 3-point Championship

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INDIANAPOLIS (KWWL) -

 Iowa senior guard Melissa Dixon has been selected as one of 8 women's althetes to compete in the 2015 State Farm 3-Point Championship as part of the Final Four weekend festivities. The event will take place on Thursday at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

Dixon once again proved to be one of the top long range threats in the past year. The Iowa guard led the nation in 3-pointers made per game at 3.65 and finished 6th in 3-point percentage (45.1%). She's also the current Hawkeye record holder in 3-pointers for a career (334), season (124), and game (10). 

The event will be televised nationally on ESPN, Thursday at 6 pm.

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