Kansas State Walk-on Given Technical Foul for Dunking During Warm-Ups

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistMarch 22, 2014

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The second-round game between No. 9 seed Kansas State and No. 8 seed Kentucky got off to one of the weirdest starts in NCAA tournament history.

Kansas State walk-on Brian Rohleder, who has averaged only 1.8 minutes per game this season, was assessed a technical foul after dunking during warm-ups. 

Here's why Rohleder was given a technical foul:

Kentucky's Andrew Harrison missed the first free throw but made the second, which gave Kentucky a 1-0 lead before any time came off the clock.