Found July 13, 2013 on Project Spurs:
PLAYERS: Cory Joseph
TEAMS: San Antonio Spurs
With the San Antonio Spurs' Summer League team down 68-67 after a Charlotte three-pointer to take the lead, the Spurs had 12.3 seconds left to make something happen. Enter guard Cory Joseph. With plenty of time on the game-clock in the fourth quarter, Joseph took the ball down the court and with veteran-type poise, hit the game-winning shot for San Antonio. The Spurs won their first Summer League game, 69-68.

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