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College basketball notes: NCAA says officials made mistake in Syracuse's win over Gonzaga

College basketball notes: NCAA says officials made mistake in Syracuse's win over Gonzaga

For Gonzaga, the timing could not have been worse.

Coach Mark Few told the Associated Press the NCAA called to inform him officials blew the call on a 10-second violation that went against the Bulldogs late in Syracuse's come-from-behind win in the Sweet 16.

The turnover came with 1:17 left and Gonzaga leading 60-59. Josh Perkins skipped a pass for Kyle Dranginis into the frontcourt, and Syracuse's Trevor Cooney deflected it back across the line, where Dranginis grabbed it again.

The referees called a 10-second violation but the 10-second limit in the backcourt should...

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