Buzzer-beaters are a staple of the postseason in college basketball, but this year, even the regular season has been loaded with astounding finishes. From coast-to-coast dashes to half-court heaves, there’s been something for everyone in the final seconds of some of this season’s marquee matchups.
Among many scintillating overtime games on the year, few have provided bigger upsets than Villanova’s home-court stunner over Syracuse. The Orange looked ready to escape from Philly with a win until gun-slinging freshman Ryan Arcidiacono stroked a three-pointer with 2.2 seconds on the clock to send the game to an extra session.
Herein, a closer look at Arcidiacono’s game-saver and the rest of the 10 most amazing finishes in the country in 2012-13.