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    ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Ultimate Tournament Bracket - ESPN

    ISU makes it twice for first round games, one for their win over Miami-OH in 1986 and one for that loss over "Team-That-Must-Not-Be-Named."


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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    They describe Hornacek's shot as a twenty footer. I thought it was well outside that, more like a twenty-five footer.


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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    They describe Hornacek's shot as a twenty footer. I thought it was well outside that, more like a twenty-five footer.

    He would have had to hop forward to reach the 25 foot mark.



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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Surprised West Virginia (Coach Beilein, Pittsnogle, Gansey) -Wake Forest (Chris Paul) from 2005 didn't make it for the 2nd round. Epic battle in 2 OTs.




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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Quote Originally Posted by Rural View Post
    He would have had to hop forward to reach the 25 foot mark.
    Either way, it is selling it pretty short to call it a 20 footer.



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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    They describe Hornacek's shot as a twenty footer. I thought it was well outside that, more like a twenty-five footer.
    It was about a 20 footer, right about where the 3 point line would be:

    Buzzer Beaters: NCAA Tournament Highlights Include Iconic Shots From Laettner, Drew (VIDEO)



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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    Either way, it is selling it pretty short to call it a 20 footer.
    In that video, he's maybe 2 feet behind where the 3 point line would be. So 21 feet?


    Last edited by synapticwave; 04-09-2013 at 04:32 PM. Reason: grammar

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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Quote Originally Posted by synapticwave View Post
    In that video, he's maybe 2 feet behind where the 3 point line would be. So 21 feet?
    The three point line is at almost 21 feet so if he is 2 feet beyond it as you suggest it is quite a bit beyond 20 feet.

    Looks pretty deep to me, but it's not worth arguing over.


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    Re: ESPN's Ultimate Tournament Bracket- Best Games by Round

    Interesting concept.

    That 2000 Elite 8 game was headed toward epic finish until everything went off the rails .... that might've been in this bracket. *Sigh*



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