February 18, 1983 Jim Thorpe gets a late layup from Bill Keegan to force overtime and Frank Dennis scores five points in the extra session to help the Olympians gain a 64-60 win over Williams Valley in a Schuylkill League playoff game. With Thorpe trailing by two points and nine seconds left in regulation, Keegan picks up an errant inbounds pass by WV and puts it in to tie the score. Dennis finishes with a game-high 21 points for the Olympians, coached by Dan Novey. The winners also receive 14 points from both Keegan and Scott Kmetz.
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