fallaway


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fallaway

(ˈfɔːləˌweɪ)
n
(Basketball) a shot in basketball made while moving away from the basket
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Ahanmisi, then, put on the finishing touches in the victory, drilling a fallaway to douse the rally and putting the exclamation point with another three in the waning seconds.
Shes got a little jump shot, step back, step in, 3, 2, layup, fallaway, Euro-step.
The top overall pick of the San Miguel Beermen in the PBA Rookie Draft made 15-of-21 shots, including a tough fallaway shot over Mono import Patrick Sanders in the dying seconds that gave Hong Kong a 108-100 lead and eventually Hong Kong's third win in as many games.
Jeff Chan's running fallaway jumper from deep left corner was just a tad to the right at the buzzer, sealing the end of Rain or Shine's impressive three-game winning streak pounded out despite the absence of the superstar Lee.
Midway through the period, Kittredge hit a fallaway jumper from the left wing to give the Gaels a 23-point lead -- their largest of the night -- to the fans' raucous approval.
This leads smoothly to her chapter on the emergence of the new Irish state, "Disillusionment: 1910-1939," which examines the perceived failure of early feminist reform--the fallaway from the exciting moment of first wave feminism--and the beginnings of the constricting influences of the new state.
OSU junior Jared Cunningham, who added 14 points, hit a fallaway three from the right side of the key at the buzzer to give the Beavers a 34-21 lead and a dose of momentum at the break.
Two Garner hand errors, coupled with a gutsy fallaway killshot gave Lenning the first game.
IN: 3,622 yards, par 35 10th 415 yards, par 4 An elevated green has a sharp fallaway on all sides so many players elect to go short rather than risk over-hitting.
27 at Staples Center when Davis hit a fallaway jumper at the buzzer.