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Old Mon Jan 26, 2015, 08:05pm
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Originally Posted by bballref3966 View Post
2) There is no such thing as a loose ball foul. NC State had control at the time the foul occurred (look up the definition of team control). You do not shoot free throws for a team control foul.

And no, there are no protests in basketball.
On your second point, the NBA has a category of fouls called a loose ball foul. It's a foul committed when neither team is in control of the ball. Now just going off the the description of the OP and without seeing the play yet, it doesn't sound as it would be a LBF.
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