Arkansas advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament this afternoon with a 77-71 win over Seton Hall.
In an ironic twist, the Razorbacks won the game on a flagrant foul call.
This was called a flagrant foul and ended up handing Arkansas a win:
This was called a flagrant. pic.twitter.com/IcqB89sFfP
— CBS Sports CBB (@CBSSportsCBB) March 17, 2017
Here’s the explanation from NCAA Coordinator of Men’s Basketball Officiating:
NCAA National Coordinator of Men's Basketball Officiating J.D. Collins explains the flagrant foul call at the end of the Arkansas game. pic.twitter.com/2nJvy6XGmu
— NCAA March Madness (@marchmadness) March 17, 2017