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Dean buzzer-beater carries Hampton past Norfolk St., 58-57

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Hampton hits 'miracle' shot for unreal win at the buzzer (0:30)

Hampton's Russell Dean sinks a wild 3-pointer at the horn as the Pirates beat Norfolk State. (0:30)

HAMPTON, Va. -- — Russell Dean stepped between two defenders and launched a deep three-pointer at the buzzer to give Hampton a 58-57 win over Norfolk State on Saturday night.

The Pirates dropped a 70-61 decision to the Spartans in Phoenix Nov. 28. Norfolk State started the season with nine wins in its first 10 games, the best start by a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference team.

Najee Garvin had 17 points off the bench to lead Hampton (3-6)., which snapped a six-game losing streak. Marquis Godwin had 12 points and Dean added seven rebounds.

Joe Bryant Jr. had 15 points for the Spartans, whose four-game win streak ended. Jalen Hawkins added 14 points. Kris Bankston had 11 points and eight rebounds.

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