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Diekelman's buzzer beater lifts UW-Eau Claire over St. Scholastica men

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DULUTH, MN -

George Diekelman scored a layup at the buzzer on Thursday night, giving the UW-Eau Claire men's basketball team a dramatic 75-74 win over St. Scholastica at Reif Gymnasium.

Diekelman's game-winning basket, which came after St. Scholastica had taken the lead with 3.4 seconds left, marked the third lead change in the game's final 10 seconds.

Duluth, Minn. native Sam Thompson led the Saints with 17 points, while Barnum, Minn. native Brandon Newman scored 16.

St. Scholastica is now (2-4) overall this season.

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