Bulldogs win at buzzer: Weatherspoon's shot at the close of game lifts MSU over Vandy

Qunndary Weatherspoon (11) hits the game-winning shot for MSU on Tuesday night.
By: 
JOEL COLEMAN
Staff Writer

Quinndary Weatherspoon was already earning quite the fan following with his outstanding freshman season at Mississippi State.
With one dramatic basket Tuesday night, he went from fan-favorite to hero.
Weatherspoon hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer as Mississippi State finished off an improbable second-half comeback over Vanderbilt for a 75-74 win.
“My phone is going crazy right now,” Weatherspoon said after the game. “I think that’s the first game-winner I’ve ever hit. That’s the No. 1 moment in my career right now.”
For more on the thrilling win for the Bulldogs, see the recap by Starkville Daily News beat writer Joel Coleman in Wednesday's newspaper.

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