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Amna Subhan | | December 8, 2022

WATCH: No. 25 Ohio State men's basketball escapes Rutgers with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer

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Rutgers men's basketball was five seconds away from upsetting No. 25 Ohio State, but not on Tanner Holden's watch. 

The Scarlet Knights missed a free throw with five seconds on the clock but still led 66-64. With no timeouts, the Buckeyes quickly brought up the ball, to have it find its way into Holden's hands beyond the arc, and with less than a second he squared up. The buzzer rang immediately as Holden's fingertips released the ball.

Here's the TV broadcast: 

Here's a courtside angle: 

Coming off the bench, the senior guard averages five points and 40% from the perimeter this season. Tonight, Holden only made one basket, but it was all the difference. 


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