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Buzzer Beater Sends Early College To Finals

Monroe's 30-footer at horn sinks East Rochester
Early College had the ball under their own basket. The game was tied. There were 3.7 seconds left. 

The inbounds pass went to Anthony Monroe near midcourt. He dribbled down the sideline, spun and headed toward the top of the key. He leapt from a spot about equidistant between half court and the three point line and let the ball go. 

The next thing it touched was the bottom of the net. 

Monroe's heroics sent (6)Early College past (2)East Rochester by a score of 52-49 and into the Class C1 sectional finals. The game was played at Victor High School Monday night. 

Monroe led the Cobras with 14 points while Devante Walker had 10, including the game tying bucket with 14 seconds left. 

Phineas Jacques led East Rochester with 12 points. Tre Miller and Justin Reho each had 11. 

Early College will face (1)Bloomfield in Saturday's sectional final at Blue Cross Arena. Bloomfield narrowly got past (4)Ganada 64-61 in overtime. Tip time for the title game is scheduled for 3pm. 
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