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Nevada’s historic comeback over New Mexico, in tweets

What better way to capture the raw emotion of late night MWC drama than a timeline of tweets?

NCAA Basketball: New Mexico at UNLV Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

If you haven’t heard, Nevada-New Mexico ended up playing one of the most absurd college basketball games ever witnessed Saturday night.

The Wolf Pack managed to pull off a comeback that you wouldn’t believe if I told you. Instead, I’ll let others do the talking.

New Mexico built a comfortable lead by the half...

...and the lead only grew. New Mexico led by 25 with just over 11 minutes left in the game.

But then the comeback ensued. Nevada drilled seven triples (including this banked one in the final seconds) and New Mexico missed six of its last 10 free throws to send the game into overtime.

Nevada once again fell behind in the OT period, trailing 103-98 with 72 seconds left. This Oliver jam cut the lead to 1.

And then, the shot.

Here’s the entirety of Nevada’s comeback:

Regardless of which team you were rooting for (if you were rooting for one at all), you won’t soon forget where you were when Nevada pulled off one of the most improbable college basketball comebacks in The Pit over New Mexico.