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On this day in 1986, Atlanta’s 5-foot-7 guard Spud Webb received two perfect scores of 50 to beat Dominique Wilkins in the Slam Dunk Contest in Webb’s hometown of Dallas. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) SI VAULT: Playing in the NBA is a tall order for 5-7 Spud Webb (12.2.85)

NC State represent.

siphotos:

On this day in 1986, Atlanta’s 5-foot-7 guard Spud Webb received two perfect scores of 50 to beat Dominique Wilkins in the Slam Dunk Contest in Webb’s hometown of Dallas. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

SI VAULT: Playing in the NBA is a tall order for 5-7 Spud Webb (12.2.85)

NC State represent.