What would you like to do?

Who made the first three point shot in basketball?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Ronnie Carr of Western Carolina made college basketball's first 3-point shot in 1980. Chris Ford of the Boston Celtics made the NBA's first 3-point shot in 1979.
3 people found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What is a 'three-point' shot in basketball?

  Answer     Outside of the "key", but in the same half of the court, there is another line, roughly in the shape of a half circle. Shots made from outside of th

When was the first three pointer shot made in basketball?

The first three point shot in basketball was made in 1945 at the  collegiate level in a game between Fordham and Columbia, but it is  unknown who took it. Various profession

Why is the three-point shot called from downtown in basketball?

Freddie Brown graduated from downtown Milwaukee's Lincoln High  School in 1967, where other high schools gave him his nickname  "Downtown Freddie" Brown, and he was often am
In Sports

Where is a 1 point shot made in basketball?

From the free-throw line, after a player has drawn a foul while attempting a shot on the basket. Depending on where they attempted their shot from, they will take 2 or 3 shots