Joe Ovies

'One Shining Moment' for awful officiating

Posted April 4

North Carolina and Gonzaga were whistled for 44 fouls in Monday's NCAA Championship. For comparison's sake, the teams combined to make 46 field goals. So, yeah, it was that kind of night in Phoenix before the Tar Heels eventually cut down the nets.

Officiating became an unwanted storyline in the second half, where the game was mired in sloppy play and curious calls. And when the refs are having a bad night, it means Twitter will have a great night clowning the guys in stripes.

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  • Teddy Fowler Apr 4, 11:20 a.m.
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    UNC wins a national title..... and this is the one thing your want to write about?

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