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Game to remember sends ODU to NIT semifinals in New York

Game to remember sends ODU to NIT semifinals in New York

NORFOLK — Bobby Vaughan's tip-in beat No. 3 Syracuse at Scope in 1980. A year later, Billy Mann's steal and layup slayed No. 1 and undefeated DePaul. Trey Freeman added his name to that short list of Old Dominion's last-second legends Wednesday, banking in a 3-pointer from nearly 30 feet to lift the Monarchs past Murray State 72-69 and into the National Invitation Tournament semifinals. ODU (27-7) will jet to New York for a Tuesday encounter with Stanford at Madison Square Garden, but chances are, Freeman, his teammates, coach Jeff Jones and his staff could float north after an ear-splitting evening at the Ted Constant Center. Freeman's shot spared the...

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