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2009-02-12 22:19:38

Demetri McCamey finished off a late rally by hitting a jump shot with 3 seconds remaining Thursday, giving No. 20 Illinois a 60-59 win over Northwestern. Northwestern led by as many as 14 points in the second half and still had a seven-point cushion when Kevin Coble hit a jumper with 2:26 to play. The Wildcats, however, did not score another point. Trent Meacham made a 3-pointer with 59 seconds to go to move Illinois within three and after a Northwestern turnover, Meacham's layup made it a...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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