NCAA championship 2017: Was Kennedy Meeks' hand out of bounds?

The refereeing was bad in the national title game between North Carolina and Gonzaga. And the refs appeared to have blown a critical call late in the game.

The refereeing was not the greatest in the national championship game between North Carolina and Gonzaga. Even LeBron James knew it.

And with 50 seconds to play in a 66-65 game, the referees appeared to have missed another call.

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Let's look at it from another angle:

Tar Heels forwardKennedy Meeks' hand was out of bounds while fighting for a loose ball with Gonzaga's Silas Melson, withthe referee standing on the baseline watching the play unfold. Play continued for a couple of seconds until the referees called a jump ball and North Carolina retained possession. The Tar Heels went on to win the 2017 NCAA Tournament, beating the Bulldogs, 71-65.

With such a crucial call missed, will this turn into another LPGA-Lexi Thompson orJ.T.-Barrett-was-short kind of moment?

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