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Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis Throws Down Dunk That's Too Late to Force OT

Bleacher Report
Katie RichcreekFeatured Columnist IVJanuary 11, 2017

For a minute, it seemed like Octavius Ellis got it done for Cincinnati.

The Bearcats forward rose to the rim as time expired to throw down a dunk that could have forced overtime against the St. Joseph's Hawks, but it was too late.

Ellis took too long to release the ball, and the No. 8 Hawks won, 78-76.

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