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Heights rallies by Marshall

Vanguards topple Cardinals in overtime


January 31, 2019

Aaron Jacobus

Wisconsin Heights' DeShawn Barsness forced overtime against Marshall with this lay-up at the buzzer last Thursday. The Vanguards then pulled away for a 75-65 win.

DeShawn Barsness was the first hero.

His Wisconsin Heights teammates then joined the fun.

And the Vanguards notched a memorable 75-65 overtime win over Marshall last Thursday.

Barsness, a sophomore guard, scored at the buzzer to tie the game at 62 and force overtime. The Vanguards then pulled away in the extra session and stayed in the hunt for a Southern Capitol Conference title.

Heights improved to 10-4 overall and 4-1 in the league, one game behind conference frontrunner New Glarus (14-2, 5-0). Marshall fell to 7-6, 2-2.

"It was an exciting finish to a game that overall I didn't think we...

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