We are covering the 2016-17 National College Football Championship game at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa between Clemson and Alabama. Today's officiating crew is from the Big 12.
Embed from Getty Images Based solely upon the rules of an inadvertent whistle, it would appear that the Big 12 officiating crew ruled correctly in a sticky situation in the Belk Bowl. However, when replay rules are considered, the ball should have been awarded to Virginia Tech. Happening when an official sounds their