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Colorado's Askia Booker Hits Game-Winning 3-Pointer to Upset No. 6 Kansas

Bleacher Report
Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 7, 2013

After No. 6 Kansas came back to tie the game at 72 in the final seconds, Colorado's Askia Booker grabbed the inbounds pass with 2.9 seconds left, took a few dribbles and drilled the game-winning three-pointer.

Here's a clip to hear what it sounded like live, via The Big Lead's Ryan Glasspiegel:

The junior had to make a nice move to get by a defender and get the shot off. The arena erupted once the ball went through the hoop, and the students stormed the court.

Here's another look at the shot:

Colorado's bench ran onto the court to celebrate:

Booker finished the game with 15 points. His shot gave the Buffaloes a 75-72 victory and their ninth straight win. The Jayhawks have now lost two of their last three games.

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