NCAA TournamentDownload App

How Keith Smart's Heroics Ended One of the Greatest Title Games Ever Played

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistMarch 10, 2014

After a Syracuse missed free throw on a one and one, Indiana took the ball up the court down by one with 28 seconds left in 1987 NCAA championship game.

This gave Keith Smart just enough time to hit one of the most storied shots in the tournament's history.

With just two seconds left, Smart hit a corner jumper giving the Hoosiers the 74-73 lead and victory.

Watch the video and relive history.


Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices