Originally written on SLAM Online  |  Last updated 9/21/14
by David Cassilo / @dcassilo With 6.3 seconds left Jae Crowder drained a 3-pointer from the corner to cap a thrilling night at Madison Square Garden and to give No. 11 Marquette a 79-77 win over Washington. Those who were at the Jimmy V Classic on Tuesday night were treated to a spectacular game between the Golden Eagles and the Huskies. With 12:20 remaining in the second half, Crowder hit a layup to cut the Washington lead to 52-50. The game remained within one-possession for the rest of the contest. Crowder finished with 18 points and 6 rebounds, but it was once again Darius Johnson-Odom leading the way for Marquette. The senior guard poured in 23 points and upped his scoring average to 19.9 ppg in the process. Despite Washington falling to 4-3, Marquette’s head coach Buzz Williams had high praise for his opponent after the win. From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “They’re really good,” said Williams. “Really, really, really, really good. They’re the 10th-fastest team in the cou...
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