Nadirah McKenith saves St. John's

Junior guard sinks winning layup at the buzzer, finishes with 21 points

Originally Published: March 18, 2012
By Brandon Chatmon | ESPN.com

NORMAN, Okla. -- It seemed like time stopped for a minute, as if everyone was paralyzed by what they had just witnessed.

The eruption from the St. John's bench brought everyone back to reality.

Red Storm guard Nadirah McKenith's improbable, game-winning floater had just ended No. 14 seed Creighton's upset bid, securing a 69-67 win for third-seeded St. John's in the first round of the NCAA tournament at the Lloyd Noble Center on Sunday. St. John's will play No. 6 seed ...

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