Northwestern made its first ever March Madness appearance this year, and even managed to rattle off a nice win against Vanderbilt to advance to the Round of 32. There, of course, they met top-seed Gonzaga and nearly staged an impressive second-half comeback before the Zags pulled away.
Late during the second half of that game, though, the refs missed a crucial goaltending call on Gonzaga, when Gonzaga’s Zach Collins blocked a shot with his arm illegally extended through the rim.
Here’s the play:
Northwestern’s coach got a tech for this, but he has a point