Butler hits halftime buzzer-beating three-pointer against Villanova after hail mary pass (GIF)

Feb 26, 2014; Villanova, PA, USA; Villanova Wildcats guard James Bell (32) is defended by Butler Bulldogs guard Alex Barlow (3) during the first half at The Pavilion. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Tonight, the eighth-ranked Villanova Wildcats are at home taking on the Butler Bulldogs in a Big East contest, and while the Wildcats went into the half with a comfortable lead over their foes, it wasn’t without some drama from Butler.

With time winding down in the first 20 minutes, Butler used an incredible hail mary in bounds play that was tipped by the Villanova defenders and went right into the hands of Kellen Dunham, who got the three points with the clock expiring.

It brought Butler just a little bit closer, but still they’re a far way from winning this game with a whole second half to play.

But still, that doesn’t discredit how great of a play this really is.


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