Moore’s heave at the buzzer helps Miami beat Va. Tech 78-75

Charlie Moore of the Miami Hurricanes drives to the basket during the first half against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Watsco Center on January 18, 2022 in Coral Gables, Florida. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images) (Eric Espada, 2022 Eric Espada)

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Kameron McGusty had 19 points to lead five Miami players scoring in double figures and Charlie Moore hit a half-court shot at the buzzer to help the Hurricanes beat Virginia Tech 78-75.

Jordan Miller scored 18 points and Moore finished with 13.

Isaiah Wong and Sam Waardenburg added 12 points apiece for Miami (15-5, 7-2 ACC).

Hunter Cattoor missed a 3-point shot for Virginia Tech and the Hurricanes grabbed the rebound and called a timeout with 1.8 seconds left before Moore banked in a runner as time expired.

Keve Aluma had 14 points for Virginia Tech (10-10, 2-7) while Cattoor, Nahiem Alleyne and Darius Maddox scored 13 apiece.

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