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Last-second heroics: Top 5 buzzer-beaters from pro or college basketball players with Utah ties

Published: Wednesday, Sept. 2 2015 1:07 a.m. MDT

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) shoots his winning shot against the Houston Rockets during the last .9 of a second of game six of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series game in Portland, Ore., Friday May 2, 2014. The Trail Blazers won the series in a 99-98 win. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens) (GREG WAHL-STEPHENS, ASSOCIATED PRESS) Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) shoots his winning shot against the Houston Rockets during the last .9 of a second of game six of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series game in Portland, Ore., Friday May 2, 2014. The Trail Blazers won the series in a 99-98 win. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens) (GREG WAHL-STEPHENS, ASSOCIATED PRESS)

If Damian Lillard wasn’t a household name already, he certainly made his case as one Friday night.

Lillard, with his team down 98-96, drilled a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift the Trail Blazers past the Rockets and into the Western Conference semifinals.

The shot just adds to some of the most memorable buzzer-beaters in the pros or college from Utah-related basketball players.

Here's a look at five of them.

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