Minnesota Middle Schooler Hits Buzzer-Beater, Then Again for Local News

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffJanuary 15, 2014

via Fox Video

Minnesota eighth grade basketball player Easton Gamoke became an Internet sensation after hitting a full-court buzzer-beater to break the 44-44 tie while playing for the Winona YMCA Runnin' Rebels at a tournament in Holmen, Wis.

When given the chance to try again for the local news, lightning struck twice, as he made it on his first try. 

Hat tip to Reddit user mikeinmpls for bringing this to our attention.