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Reed's divine shot still garners attention

Former Razorback doesn't play anymore, but his 1981 buzzer-beater carries on

Originally Published: September 25, 2009
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

Even now, 28 years later, he can't explain it.

As Arkansas was warming up for its second-round NCAA tournament game against Louisville, U.S. Reed started moving farther and farther away from the basket and heaving shots.

Teammates stopped him. Eddie Sutton stopped him.

"They all wanted to know what I was doing," Reed said. "I had never done that before. Never. It was like I was preparing or being prepared for something big. Almost as if I had a premonition."

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