Found January 07, 2012 on Lions Blog:
With Sunday's 4 p.m. showdown against Butler looming, Detroit Mercy suffered a heartbreaking 73-71 loss to Valparaiso on Friday night at Calihan Hall. Lightning-quick guard Erik Buggs drove the length of the court and scored on a lay-up at the buzzer to win the game for the Crusaders.
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