Mayo’s Buzzer-Beater Shot [VIDEO]
Former Messalonskee High School standout Nick Mayo grabbed more hoops headlines over the weekend. A buzzer-beating shot to give his Colonels a win over High Point University (NC).
Mayo's EKU team trailed by as many as 23 points before mounting the comeback.
Check out this three-pointer at the buzzer...
Mayo finished the game with 30 points and 10 rebounds. EKU improved its record to 4-4.
The 6-foot-9 former Messalonskee Eagle is again on the Lou Henson Award Watch List (third straight year). The award goes to the top mid-major Division I player. Mayo is averaging 24.7 ppg, 9.1 rpg and is shooting 95% from the free throw line.
NOTE: Mayo is 47 points away from becoming Eastern Kentucky's all-time leading scorer. He has 1,785 career points heading into Wednesday night's game vs University of South Carolina-Upstate.