Big East backs official's call that h...

Big East backs official's call that helped Hoyas win

There are 1 comment on the ESPN story from Feb 13, 2008, titled Big East backs official's call that helped Hoyas win. In it, ESPN reports that:

“When a kid is bumped and goes out of bounds, you have to make a call. It's a judgment call.”

Big East coordinator of officials Art Hyland said Tuesday that official Bob Donato was within his right to whistle Villanova for a last-second foul, a call that ultimately decided Monday night's game in ... via ESPN

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#1 Feb 13, 2008
That has to among the top one or two stupidist comments I have ever read by any "official." Within his rights? Sure, OK. But the issue is about being in his right mind!.1 seconds, no shot possible, not enough time to even go out of bounds....try glancing at your watch to see a tenth of a second pass. I guess common sense has been lost in the Big East when a jerk official can believe himself when he makes such a ridiculous comment.

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