For such a quiet period in college basketball, some strange things certainly happened. Georgetown moved into the Associated Press top 25 and promptly lost to Xavier. St. John's was cruising along and then lost to Seton Hall in the Big East opener for both teams. Welcome to the power rankings, Pirates. Wichita State lost to George Washington. Washington was shocked by Stony Brook...
Florida Gators junior forward Jacob Kurtz probably wishes he could have a do-over after accidentally tipping the ball into his own basket at the final buzzer to give Florida State a 65-63 win Tuesday night. Florida State came up about a foot short on a long three point attempt, and Kurtz appeared to be in perfect position to grab it, but instead ended up tipping it up and into the...
Folks--mistakes happen in basketball games. Sometimes they are little ones like a bad pass or a missed open person. Sometimes they are larger ones like air balls and bricks. On a very rare occasion a mistake may even be as bad as the one Florida's Jacob Kurtz made in Tuesday's game against rival Florida State.He tipped in the game winner for the Seminoles. Read more »
Well I have Southwest Airlines new commercial. Just play this clip and then paste the words, “Wanna get away?” right after the ball drops in and then flash the Southwest Airlines logo. Boom. But in all seriousness I feel terrible for Jacob Kurtz. It’s pretty brutal to quite literally hand your biggest rival the win. […] The post Florida’s Jacob Kurtz Tips In Florida State’s...
Florida Gator senior Jacob Kurtz accidentally gave the Florida State Seminoles a a win when he tipped in their game winning bucket.
For the first time in six tries, Florida State defeated rival Florida on the hardwood thanks to an accidental tip into the wrong basket by Florida forward Jacob Kurtz with less than a second remaining. The tip-in served as the winning basket as the Seminoles notched a 65-63 victory at the Donald L. Tucker Center Tuesday night. Florida State led 61-56 with under a minute to play...
Of all the ways to lose a game, this has to be among the worst. Florida lost to rival Florida State on Tuesday night 65-63 after forward Jacob Kurtz accidentally tipped the ball into his own basket in the final second of the game. I’m not sure what Kurtz was trying to do, but that...Read More
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida forward Jacob Kurtz accidentally tipped in a Devon Bookert miss with 0.4 seconds left to give Florida State a 65-63 win against its in-state rival. The victory Tuesday snapped a Gators' five-game win streak in the series dating back to 2008. The fluke play saved the Seminoles after they gave up an alley-oop from Kasey Hill to Dorian Finney-Smith with...
Via Associated Press
Losing a college basketball game at the buzzer is always rough. Losing a college basketball game at the buzzer because your own player tipped the ball in for the opponent is even worse. Florida junior forward Jacob Kurtz is going to have a tough Tuesday night. With the Gators and rival Florida State Seminoles tied at 63-63, Kurtz accidentally tipped an errant shot into his own hoop...
Wth Florida and Florida State tied at 63 in the closing seconds, Gators big man Jacob Kurtz was trying to grab a rebound with one second left off a missed Noles shot, but ended up tipping the ball in his own basket to give the Noles the win. ____________________________________ Want to continue this discussion? Subscribe to our RSS […]
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