Quincy Pondexter converted an acrobatic layup with 1.7 seconds left to lift Washington in an 80-78 win over Marquette.
Here's a recap of the final few minutes:
Marquette seemed to be in control after Maurice Acker hit two free throws to give his team a 78-76 lead with 2:26 left. But Washington's Venoy Overton came back with two free throws to tie it up at the 2:09 mark, setting up Quincy Pondexter's heroics. .
Marquette looks as if it were running away with it and led 60-45 with 13:58 left. But Washington came storming back and ripped off a 27-11 run for a 72-71 with 5:17 left in the game.