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Jim Harbaugh Calls Out Officiating After Loss To Penn State

A closeup of Michigan college football head coach Jim Harbaugh wearing a Michigan hat and jacket.

PISCATAWAY, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines coaches against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights during the third quarter at HighPoint.com Stadium on November 10, 2018 in Piscataway, New Jersey. Michigan won 42-7. (Photo by Corey Perrine/Getty Images)

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh didn't appear to be very happy with the officiating during his team's loss at Penn State on Saturday night. Following the game, he let everyone know it.

The Wolverines dropped their second game of the season on Saturday evening, losing to the Nittany Lions, 28-21.

Harbaugh thought there was a disparity in the calls during the game.

"It'll be interesting to compare some of the scenarios in the game on (officiating) calls," Harbaugh said calmly. "Thought some of our receivers were getting tackled at the end."

Angelique Chengelis of the Detroit News tweeted out video of Harbaugh's full comments:

Bad officiating or not, Michigan has once again fallen in a big game. The Wolverines just haven't been capable of beating the elite teams during Harbaugh's tenure.

Maybe the officiating was poor tonight, but it certainly hasn't been poor in all of these big Michigan losses.

The Wolverines simply have to be better when it matters most.