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Jackson's late basket lifts No. 1 Gaels into MIAA A Conference semifinals

Jackson's late basket lifts No. 1 Gaels into MIAA A Conference semifinals

Mount Saint Joseph junior forward Nigel Jackson doesn't remember much about his first game-winning basket, guessing he was around 11 years old when it happened.

He'll never forget his second one.

Coming off the bench with the score tied and 1.5 seconds left in Wednesday's Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference quarterfinal against visiting St. Vincent Pallotti, Jackson set up on the right baseline as a potential option.

When fellow senior Pierre Johnson found him with an inbound pass, Jackson soon became the hero.

His 3-pointer ended the visiting Panthers' furious fourth-quarter rally and give the No. 1 Gaels a thrilling 48-45 win.

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