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Syracuse’s Tyler Lydon Loses His Shoe, Hits 3-Pointer Anyway (Video)
You don’t expect a college basketball player to be able to fake out a defender with a pump-fake, then nail a step-back three-pointer without his shoe. You also probably wouldn’t expect a No. 10 seed to be able to erase a 16-point deficit at the half and beat a No 1. seed by six points.
But that didn’t stop Tyler Lydon and his Syracuse Orange from accomplishing both of the above during their Elite Eight match-up with the Virginia Cavaliers earlier today.
Here’s a look at Lydon’s shoeless three-pointer late in the first half:
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