ACC Fires Karl Hess, College Basketball's Joey Crawford

You may not immediately recognize the name Karl Hess—though if you're an ACC fan you probably do—but if you've watched a college basketball game where a referee pulled some look-at-me funny business while misapplying the rules, there's a good chance it was Hess. There was the time he ejected Tom Gugliotta from the… » 1/09/15 12:37pm 1/09/15 12:37pm

Wofford Upsets N.C. State After Wiped-Away Buzzer-Beater

The Wofford Terriers beat North Carolina State today for the first time in 80 years after a buzzer-beater from Trevor Lacey was wiped off the board following video review. » 12/14/14 6:17pm 12/14/14 6:17pm

Refs Botched Last Night's UConn-Marquette Overtime, Had Teams Shoot At…

Officials mutilated the start of an overtime period last night in Milwaukee, casting doubt on the outcome of what would eventually be a 82-76 Marquette victory over UConn and tarnishing the already-black reputation of referee Karl Hess. » 1/02/13 11:00am 1/02/13 11:00am

ACC Referee Told N.C. State Head Coach Mark Gottfried To Shut His…

Yesterday's ACC final between N.C. State and North Carolina was just a typical game for N.C. State in the ACC—oozing with controversy. N.C. State, you will recall, is the alma mater to Tom Gugliotta. Googs, of course, was unceremoniously kicked out of a game by ACC official Karl Hess little more than a month ago. » 3/11/12 12:30pm 3/11/12 12:30pm