The college basketball season isn’t even a month old, but we already have our top contender for buzzer beater of the year. George Mason’s Jalen Jenkins sank this three-quarter court heave to defeat Manhattan 64-63 over the holiday weekend. What makes it even better from this corner of the internet is naturally the reaction of the...
George Mason pulled a rabbit out of a hat Saturday night when sophomore forward Jalen Jenkins hit a 75-foot 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Patriots a 64-63 win over Manhattan.Jenkins grabbed the rebound on a missed free throw by Manhattan junior forward Shane Richards with two seconds left in the game and put up the shot from the Jaspers' free throw line. Jenkins led the Jaspers...
There’s improbable endings to a game, and then there’s what George Mason did Saturday night.
GMU gave us a play-of-the-year candidate as Jalen Jenkins launched a shot from the opposite free-throw line at the buzzer to defeat Manhattan 64-63 at home. But let’s start from the beginning, shall we?
Down by eight points with a 1:20 remaining, George Mason rallied to cut the deficit...
Desperate for a win, George Mason recorded a win following a 75-foot desperate heave from sophomore Jalen Jenkins to beat the buzzer.
Jenkins’ buzzer beater capped an 11-4 run by the Patriots to sneak past Manhattan 64-63. George Mason trailed 59-53 with 21 seconds remaining. Former Paul VI standout Patrick Holloway took control with a pair of free throws followed by three pointers...
Prayers were answered at George Mason on Saturday in a big way.
The Patriots were trailing Manhattan, 63-61, with time running out.
Jalen Jenkins grabbed a missed free throw and unleashed a heave from the foul line.
Swish and a loss turned into a 64-63 victory for the Patriots over the Jaspers.
Jenkins is a 6-foot-7 redshirt sophomore from ... Brooklyn, N.Y., no less.
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FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) Jalen Jenkins sank a 3-pointer with one second left to give George Mason a 64-63 victory over Manhattan on Saturday.
Jenkins' game-winning shot capped an 11-4 run by the Patriots (2-4) in the final 21 seconds that included a pair of 3-pointers by Patrick Holloway.
Jenkins finished with 24 points and seven rebounds. Holloway added 18 points and Marquise Moore 11...
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November 29, 2014