Found January 02, 2013 on Backyard Sports Blog:
South Carolina beat Michigan 33-28 in the Outback Bowl yesterday.  The game didn't end without a little controversy from the referee group though, and everybody loves controversy.  Other than South Carolina in this case.   Michigan went for it on 4th and 4 in their own territory while leading 22–21 in the fourth quarter.  The ball clearly came up a couple inches short of the first down marker after the play, and the referee called it a first down anyway.   South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier went crazy pointing at the stick along with some Gamecock players that were in the area.  Referee Jeff Maconaghy then took a second look and called the exact same thing.  Maconaghy doesn't where rec specs, but he should think about getting a pair. We can't be too mad at Jeff though.  On the next play for Michigan, Jadeveon Clowney had one of the biggest hits in College football that caused a fumble by Michigan RB Vincent Smith which South Carolina recovered.   In the end it a...
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