Hear/Watch Every Call of Gonzaga Miracle Shot – Even in Turkish!
When Jalen Suggs sank a nearly halfcourt shot with less than one second remaining in overtime to send the Gonzaga Bulldogs to the NCAA Men's Basketball championship on Saturday (April 3) to keep the team's perfect season intact, most fans in the state of Washington and across the country watched on CBS Sports and heard the call by the great duo of Jim Nantz and Bill Rafftery.
Not everyone else, however, heard it called the same way.
A supercut of TV and radio calls spanning the globe was posted onto social media and the play and subsequent calls -- regardless of language -- are all universally exciting. Listen for yourself in the video.
And if that weren't enough, here's how it sounded in TURKISH:
Here's how it sounded by the hometown announcers Tom Hudson and former Gonzaga legend Adam "YESS! YESS!" Morrison.
For Morrison it had to be exceptionally sweet as it was the same UCLA Bruins that made a miracle comeback scoring the last 11 points of a 2006 Sweet 16 match-up to bounce the Zags out of the tournament. A finish that had Morrison visibly crying on the floor when the buzzer sounded to end the Bulldogs season.
And probably what most homes in the state of Washington looked like:
CBS college basketball insider Jon Rothstein summed it all up best:
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