Report: Blown Call Officials Forced Out By Big EastBig East commissioner John Marinatto said Thursday that three officials "voluntarily" withdrew themselves from this week's tournament at MSG following a blown call uproar. The Post paints a different picture, reporting that the refs "were told to put away their whistles."
Kallas Remarks: It's Time To Challenge The RefsBy now you have probably seen the play a dozen times. Justin Brownlee of St. John’s picks up the loose ball, up two, with a few seconds left in the game and steps out of bounds. But there’s a much bigger issue to be looked at here.
3 Officials Withdraw From Tournament After St. John's-Rutgers BlunderAfter a colossal missed call that cost the Scarlet Knights their chance at beating St. John's on Wednesday, Jim Burr, Tim Higgins and Earl Walton have voluntarily pulled themselves from the Big East Tournament.