VIDEO | Buzzer-beater gives Towson Tigers first post-season win

His first name is Four, but after Wednesday evening’s thrilling buzzer-beater victory, the Towson Tigers might start calling sophomore guard Four McGlynn Mr. Number 3.

McGlynn propelled Towson’s basketball program to its first ever post season victory, the university’s student-run newspaper The Towerlight reports .

“Well, [I was thinking] that we were fortunate,” Head Coach Pat Skerry told The Towerlight . “You got to have a little luck, and we definitely had some good luck.”

The Tigers advanced to the next round of the Post Season Tournament with the 63-60 win over University of South Carolina Upstate.

“Towson (24-10), which trailed by as many as 15 points, took a 60-58 lead with seven seconds remaining on a driving layup by senior Jerrelle Benimon,” according to Dustin Semonavick, of “After Ty Green of USC Upstate scored to tie the game with 1.6 seconds left, McGlynn launched a three-pointer from 45-feet out at the buzzer to give the Tigers their first ever postseason victory.”

WATCH | McGlynn's buzzer-beater from three angles (

The Tigers go on to play on East Tennessee State on Friday at 7 p.m.


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