Video: Oklahoma Steven Pledger Celebrates Game-Winner Early, Ends Up Missing

| by Alex Groberman

On one hand, you have to hand it to Oklahoma’s Steven Pledger – it takes serious you-know-whats to even take a game-winning shot. On the other hand, you never want to be that guy.

With his team down by three and time running out, the confident Pledger found a loose ball knocked into his hands and potential victory within his grasp. Instead of panicking or freezing, the youngster manned up, launched the game-winner and then struck a victorious pose.

Problem is – the shot didn’t go in. Oklahoma wound up losing to Missouri 71-68.

It was a nice pose, though.

Check out Pledger in all his glory below.

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