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Vine: UCLA Beat SMU On A Questionable Goaltending Call On A 3-Point Shot

Questionable goaltend vs. SMU seals UCLA win.

UCLA, the No.11 seed in the South, just upset sixth-seeded SMU 60-59 in truly bizarre fashion. The Bruins had possession of the ball after an awful SMU turnover, trailing by two points with less than 30 seconds remaining. They ran their offense and got the ball in the hands of point guard Bryce Alford, who had hit 8-of-10 three-pointers up to that point.

Alford launched an off-balance three-pointer from the left wing. From the release, it looked like it was going to fall short. SMU center Yanick Moreira thought the same thing, and he jumped up to corral what he thought would be an airball.

Except, it wasn't. Moreira was ruled to have goaltended the shot, and Alford was awarded what would be the game-winning three-pointer. SMU's final two shots fell short.

Did the refs get it right? You be the judge.