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Idaho Animator Gives Jordan Poole's 2018 Buzzer-Beater the Lego Treatment

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Jordan Poole’s buzzer-beater that sent Michigan past Houston to the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16 in 2018 has been recreated with Lego by an Idaho-based stop-motion animator.Boise resident Jared Jacobs pieced together the dramatic moment in a stop-motion animated short that even included Muhammad Abdur-Rahkman wearing his usual pink trainers.The short took 40 hours to create, Jacobs said.Michigan won the game 64-63. Credit: Jared Jacobs via Storyful