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Basketballs can bounce into very unusual spots. During a game between Fresno State and Boise State in the Mountain West Conference, the ball decided to go into hiding.

After a high bounce, the ball became stuck between the shot clock and the back frame of the hoop. Many players on both sides tried to retrieve the ball but it seemed lodged in place.

Alas, one fan much smaller in stature than the players was able to come to the rescue. Look at the video below to see the amusing event: