DON'T count your chickens until they've hatched.

And don't celebrate your team's victory until after the final buzzer.

This is a lesson learned the hard way for Burrillville High School's basketball team when one player thought they had won the Rhode Island state championship.

The American teens had no idea the referees had added time back on to the clock, and Burrillville's celebrations were unsurprisingly short lived.



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