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Jim Harbaugh Has New Comment On Michigan-Penn State Refs

Jim Harbaugh talking to a referee during a Michigan football game.

ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 22: Head coach Jim Harbaugh talks with a referee while playing the Illinois Fighting Illini on October 22, 2016 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Michigan won the game 41-8. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jim Harbaugh is being criticized this week for yet another loss to a ranked opponent. The Wolverines came up just short of knocking off Penn State in a 28-21 thriller on Saturday night.

After the game, Harbaugh spoke to the media and took it as an opportunity to dish out some criticism of his own. But it wasn't aimed at his team, or even Penn State. Harbaugh was frustrated with the game's officiating crew.

Two days have passed since the disappointing defeat. But the Michigan head coach isn't done talking about Saturday night's officials.

Here's what Harbaugh had to say at Monday morning's media session.

Clearly, Harbaugh is having a difficult time letting this one go. And it reflects what he said on Saturday night after the game.

Harbaugh feels his team didn't receive the same treatment from the officials that Penn State did.

"It'll be interesting to compare some of the different scenarios in the game, in terms of calls," Harbaugh said following Michigan's loss on Saturday night, via USA Today. "Lavert's holding penalty that led to a touchdown on 3rd and 11 versus a couple of those there at the end. Some of our receivers were getting tackled there, last couple plays of that drive."

While officiating can be frustrating, Harbaugh and the Wolverines will have to put it behind them.

Michigan will face another tough test this Saturday against No. 8 Notre Dame.