JSU viral star ‘Snacks’ wins ESPY award for Can’t Stop Watching Moment of the Year
JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Local legend ‘Snacks’ has won an ESPY!
Thomas ‘Snacks’ Lee was nominated for this year’s Can’t-Stop-Watching Moment due to his awesome 3-pointer at a JSU game in March.
This marks the first ESPY award for Jackson State University Athletics.
The video of the shot would soon go viral, with ESPN, Bleacher Report and Highlights all picking it up.
‘Snacks’ was even invited on the Today Show with Hoda & Jenna to discuss the moment.
“Despite numerous obstacles, God has continued to bless me,” ‘Snacks’ wrote in a tweet today. “I am honored to be nominated for the ESPY for Can’t-Stop -Watching Moment of the year. It would be an honor to receive this award, Let’s make history!”
‘Snacks’ posted his reaction to winning an ESPY on Twitter.