VIDEO: Middle Tennessee State survives on buzzer-beating lob

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Middle Tennessee State erased a 17 point halftime deficit on the road to beat Florida International 66-64, and they did it in exciting fashion: a buzzer-beating lob on an out-of-bounds play under the basket:

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That’s 6-foot-8 junior Shawn Jones tipping in the game-winner.

And that bucket from Jones means that the Blue Raiders still have just one loss in league play and a chance to earn an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament should they miss out on the automatic bid from the Sun Belt.

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