'Engineering the Perfect 3'

March 16, 2015 5:30 p.m.
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Alexander (Lex) Smits, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, came to Jadwin Gymnasium recently to talk with Princeton women's basketball coach Courtney Banghart and players Alex Rodgers and Blake Dietrick about the physics behind shooting three-pointers. Apparently, being around the undefeated Princeton women rubs off, as Smits himself became the student and, well, watch the end to find out.