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Smart recounts winning shot for Indiana in '87

Updated: March 29, 2001, 3:22 PM ET
By Phillip Lee | Special to ESPN Classic

In just one second, millions of thoughts can flash through a person's head. That was the case when Keith Smart hit the game-winning basket to help the Indiana Hoosiers knock off the Syracuse Orangemen in the finals of the 1987 National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament.

It only took seconds for Smart to receive the pass and get a shot off, but what was going through his mind? Plenty.

"In that small time frame, the hours of practice and hearing those coaches say ...

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