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NKU men's basketball shocks West Virginia at buzzer, 77-74

Source: Tim Downer Source: Tim Downer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Eshaunte Jones hit a 25-footer with 1.1 seconds remaining to give Northern Kentucky University a stunning 77-74 victory over West Virginia on Friday night.

West Virginia had tied the game at 74-all on a 3-pointer by Darryl Bryant with less than 10 seconds left. Jones dribbled the ball up the floor and drained a long 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds left, giving NKU the upset in the exhibition game.

Tony Rack led NKU with 21 points, and Jones added 15 points. The Norse were 0-18 all-time in exhibition games against Division I teams going into Friday night.

 

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