LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) _ Texas Tech coach Bob Knight has been
reprimanded by the Big 12 for comments about officiating after a
December 15th loss to New Mexico.
This week's public reprimand is over Knight arguing about Lobos
freshman Dairese Gary's one-handed 47-footer at the halftime buzzer
to give New Mexico a 44-26 lead.
Knight didn't think Gary released the shot in time.
After the game, Knight said, quote: ``I thought it was a
The league says Knight's comment violated the Big 12's
sportsmanship code, which prohibits public comments about
Knight and his spokesman couldn't immediately be reached for
New Mexico beat Tech 80-63, giving Lobos coach Steve Alford his
second win over the coach he played for at Indiana.