Fans Erupt After Controversial Foul with 1.2 Seconds Remaining Sends Underdog to Final Four: ‘It Makes No Rational Sense’
Score one for controversial calls as underdog San Diego State advanced to the Final Four on Sunday by defeating Creighton in the NCAA Tournament East Region final at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
The game was tied at 56 when the Aztecs’ Darrion Trammell threw up a jump shot that clanged off the rim. Time appeared to run out, with the game to be decided in overtime.
That is, until the sound of the whistle signified that San Diego State would have one final chance.
Creighton guard Ryan Nembhard was called for a foul for having his left …