Cincinnati Forces OT With Circus Layup, Beats Purdue (Video)
The No. 8 ranked Cincinnati Bearcats were losing by seven points with just 48 seconds remaining in their game against No. 9 Purdue. But they were able to close that gap to two points, and with a few milliseconds remaining on the clock, Cincy’s Troy Caupain put up this circus layup, which fell through and tied the game at 59-59.
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The Bearcats would go on to win the game 66-65 after a thrilling overtime, capping off what may very well have been the most exciting game from Thursday’s slate of NCAA Tournament action—although Georgia State and Baylor may have something to say about that.