(KTTC) An Austin, Minnesota high school basketball player is now a viral star after an incredible Hail Mary buzzer-beater shot that won the game by a single point.
Down two points against the Northfield Raiders Tuesday night, and with a second left, 16-year-old Oman Oman heaved a full-court shot off a missed free throw rebound.
“It was 1.6 seconds left, so we couldn’t do much. We had to grab it and chuck it and see if it goes in,” Oman said.
And as the ball left his hands, he became more confident.
“When it got half way, it looked good. It was shaky. I didn’t know if it was going to go in or not. And it dropped. And I just stood there. I was kind of shocked, and then everyone started charging at me,” Oman recalled.
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