Freshman Basketball Player Wins Game on a Long Shot, Crowd Goes Wild


EVANSTON, Ill. (CNN) — Check out this high schooler in Illinois shooting a winning three-pointer!

Freshman basketball player Blake Peters had to shuffle around players from the opposing team before taking home the win Friday.

Video of the buzzer-beating shot has been viewed more than 780,000 times on Twitter since Friday.

It was even named ESPN Sport Center’s top play of the day.

This was at Evanston Township High School near Chicago, the home of the Wildkits.

The school said it is the only high school in the country to claim that mascot.

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