NCAA calls Zags coach to admit officiating error - SWX Right Now-Sports for Spokane, CdA, Tri-Cities, WA

NCAA calls Zags coach to admit officiating error

Posted: Updated:
HOUSTON -

For Gonzaga, the timing could not have been worse.
    
Coach Mark Few tells The Associated Press the NCAA called to inform him officials blew the call on a 10-second violation that went against the Bulldogs late in Syracuse's come-from-behind win in the Sweet 16.
    
The turnover came with 1:17 left and Gonzaga leading 60-59. Josh Perkins skipped a pass for Kyle Dranginis into the front court, and a Syracuse player deflected it back across the line.
    
Refs called a 10-second violation but the 10-second limit in the backcourt should have reset once a player touched the ball in the front court.
    
Syracuse scored the last four points as part of a 15-3 run to end the game for a 63-60 win.
    
The NCAA did not immediately respond to an email from AP seeking comment.

(Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • US officials are meeting with North Koreans in DMZ

    US officials are meeting with North Koreans in DMZ

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-05-27 18:57:35 GMT

    The U.S. State Department says American officials are meeting with North Korean officials at the border village of Panmunjom as talks continue over a potential summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

    More >>

    The U.S. State Department says American officials are meeting with North Korean officials at the border village of Panmunjom as talks continue over a potential summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

    More >>
  • Oral injuries lead to recall of Spam, other Hormel product

    Oral injuries lead to recall of Spam, other Hormel product

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-05-27 18:53:04 GMT

    AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of Spam and another product made by Minnesota-based Hormel after four consumers complained about metal objects in the food.    The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says the canned chicken and pork in question was produced in February at the company's plant in Fremont, Nebraska. 

    More >>

    AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of Spam and another product made by Minnesota-based Hormel after four consumers complained about metal objects in the food.    The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says the canned chicken and pork in question was produced in February at the company's plant in Fremont, Nebraska. 

    More >>
  • George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

    George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

    Sunday, May 27 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-05-27 18:49:33 GMT
    Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from a Maine hospital after falling at his summer home and breaking a bone in his neck.Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from a Maine hospital after falling at his summer home and breaking a bone in his neck.

    BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) - A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 93-year-old was experiencing low blood pressure and has been hospitalized.    Spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted just after 2 p.m. Sunday that Bush will likely remain in the hospital for a few days.

    More >>

    BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) - A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 93-year-old was experiencing low blood pressure and has been hospitalized.    Spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted just after 2 p.m. Sunday that Bush will likely remain in the hospital for a few days.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 SWXRN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.