Kansas senior guard Elijah Johnson caused a stir early in Friday's NCAA Tournament game against Michigan.
And no, it wasn't for spectacular play.
Rather, a pain-inducing one.
Johnson dropped Michigan freshman forward Mitch McGary with a shot to the crotch minutes into the Sweet 16 action.
For the blow, Johnson was tagged with a flagrant foul. He also earned himself a a spot on Twitter's trending list, where he caught some heat from a few college basketball analysts.
On the Elijah Johnson Flagrant 1, just what does a guy have to do to get ejected with a Flagrant 2? Jay Bilas (@JayBilas) March 30, 2013
What a dirty play by Elijah Johnson. No need for a ball tap....... Seriously URBetterThanThat Jay Williams (@RealJayWilliams) March 29, 2013
How is that not an ejection? Elijah Doug Gottlieb (@GottliebShow) March 29, 2013