Women's Basketball

Watch: Brittany Sykes’ buzzer-beater from beyond halfcourt gives Syracuse women win over St. John’s

Published January 23, 2013 at 4:15 pm

Brittany Sykes’ steal and miracle heave Wednesday gave Syracuse a wild 60-57 win over St. John’s, helping the Orange improve to 16-2 on the season. With 2.8 seconds left and St. John’s in possession on its own offensive end, Sykes stole the inbounds pass, turned and launched a two-handed prayer. Her shot banked in as Syracuse players ran onto the floor in celebration.

Video courtesy of SU Athletics. Audio courtesy of Brian Higgins, Syracuse IMG Sports Network.

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