Chicago HS player hits game-winner days after being shot

articles.chicagotribune.com Published: March 19, 2014
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Tyquone Greer drained a game-winning 3-pointer for Orr Academy High School of Chicago, helping his team to the state tournament in the process.



It almost didn't happen. Greer was shot in the leg while attending a neighborhood get-together just nine days prior.

"My leg was still kind of shaky, but this could have been our last game so I wanted to be out there," Greer told the Chicago Tribune. "If we lost, I wanted to make sure that I was on the court with my team. That's all that really mattered."

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