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Demons' tourney shot still resonates in Natchitoches

Almost one year later, "The Shot" seen around the college hoops world still resonates with Northwestern State, writes Kyle Whelliston.

Originally Published: January 19, 2007
By Kyle Whelliston | Special to ESPN.com

NATCHITOCHES, La. -- The composition is flawless, worthy of a Fine Arts student's dissertation. The orange orb in the upper right serves as a perfect focal point; it's held aloft by an airborne basketball warrior in bright purple, his expression loose jawed and confident as he readies for release. The antagonist, in bright yellow, is frozen in a twisting, impossibly-angled lunge, straining every sinew to snuff the ensuing shot's progress.

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