Twitter went crazy after Collin Sexton's buzzer-beater
The Alabama bench went crazy, the Scottrade Center went crazy and Twitter went crazy after Collin Sexton hit a buzzer-beater finger roll to beat Texas A&M in the second round of the SEC Tournament on Thursday.
In case you somehow missed it, here was the play that likely saved Alabama’s NCAA Tournament hopes:
Collin. Sexton. pic.twitter.com/hINddMXoK2
— Connor O’Gara (@cjogara) March 8, 2018
Here was what Twitter had to say about Sexton’s incredible coast-to-coast finger roll:
— SEC Network (@SECNetwork) March 8, 2018
Collin Sexton just willed Alabama into the NCAA Tournament. Coast to coast with the finish at the buzzer! Crimson Tide advance in the SEC Tournament.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) March 8, 2018
Bama's tourney hopes were on the verge of disappearing.
Collin Sexton would NOT let it happen. pic.twitter.com/L7S5FzlzD4
— ESPN (@espn) March 8, 2018
YOUNG MUTHAF’ING BULL SZN
Collin Sexton basically just carried Alabama into the NCAA tournament
— Marq Burnett (@Marq_Burnett) March 8, 2018
Collin Sexton goes Tyus Edney to beat A&M. Unreal.
— Pat Forde (@YahooForde) March 8, 2018
COLLIN SEXTON AT THE BUZZER!
went all the way for the layup!
That's a lottery pick play right there!!
27 points, game-winner
— Jason McIntyre (@jasonrmcintyre) March 8, 2018
Holy hell, Bama makes the NCAA tourney on that Sexton basket. Wow.
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) March 8, 2018
YOUNGBULL AT THE BUZZER pic.twitter.com/yyaOkXR99C
— Barstool Bama (@BarstoolAlabama) March 8, 2018
Colin Sexton certified!🤐
— Terrell Lewis (@_Real24_) March 8, 2018
Someone put a cape on Collin Sexton. That man just saved the season for Alabama.
— Taylor Tannebaum (@TaylorTannebaum) March 8, 2018
I think I pulled a hamstring, and I definitely got a noise complaint. BUT COLLIN SEXTON Y’ALL!
— Chris Marler (@CMarlerComedian) March 8, 2018
Anyone who thinks Trae young is better than Collin Sexton can take a walk
— Neil Boedicker (@NeilBo97) March 8, 2018
Needless to say, Sexton and March seems like a perfect combination.