Found March 18, 2012 on Throw The Flag:
PLAYERS: Tyler ZellerGregory Echenique
Creighton center Gregory Echenique intentionally fouls University of North Carolina forward Tyler Zeller during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. This foul was not called by the officials as Echenique hit Zeller in the face. Creighton beat Alabama to get to the 3rd round of the NCAA Tournament. H/T @Mengus22
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  • This incident was unsportsmanlike and upsetting, but while your at it, why don't you find the famous UK/Duke regional final that neither ESPN or UPS will let anyone forget and show Christian Laetner stepping on the chest of a fallen Kentucky player, then smirking to TV cameras as he also enjoyed a no-foul call. It's in the second quarter.

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