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

Published: Saturday, May 3 2014 11:45 p.m. MDT

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.

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Orem, UT

Come on D News. How could you forget the 1992 WAC chanpionship? Remember Kevin Nixon hitting the half court shot to beat Utep?

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