Found March 08, 2012 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: Damian Lillard
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On Wednesday night, Montana locked up an NCAA tournament bid with an 85-66 win over Weber State in the Big Sky Conference tournament championship game. Some of the Montana students in attendance were so excited that they got a little carried away, as a few of them started shaking the basket stanchion while Weber State guard Damian Lillard was attempting a free throw.



Sorry, guys, but you just can't do that. And with Montana being up by 15 with just under four minutes left at the time, there really was no need for it.

H/T Larry Brown Sports.
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