In this play, the Lead is in a great position to see space between the defender and the player with the ball on a drive towards the basket. He could have done a better job of not allowing his shoulders to become perpendicular to the endline, but is correct in ruling this as a foul by the Gonzaga defender as he never obtains legal guarding position before contact occurs. He also does a great job of awarding two free throws to the Dematha player as he had begun his normal throwing motion before the contact occured. Review Rule 4-11 and be sure to include it in your pregame.
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