Photo of the year: Nubian Spann breaks the backboard

06/24/2014 12:00 AM

06/23/2014 12:30 PM

Christine Adamczyk caught the action perfectly. On Jan. 10, Panther Creek’s Nubian Spann went up for an alley-oop and shattered the backboard. The game was suspended in the second quarter with 6:54 remaining till halftime. The video made ESPN’s SportsCenter that night.

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