Hornets, Charging Wildcats take it down to the wire in OT in freshman battle


After rallying from 9 down going into the fourth quarter, the Bryant Hornets had a shot to win in the final seconds of regulation and an offensive-rebound basket by John Winston at the buzzer appeared to have made them winners over the tough North Little Rock Junior Charging Wildcats Thursday night.

But the basket was ruled too late and waved off. The teams went to overtime and North Little Rock, with a pair of free throws in the final 30 seconds, escaped with a 45-44 win.

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