The single worst rule in sports, at any level, since the invention of sports. Not like, “that was the worrrrsssttttttt bro.” I mean literally. The Worst. Losing a touchdown, losing a game, giving a team bowl eligibility. For this:
They ended up with a field goal instead, and lost by 4 points.
Granted Tulsa still could have scored a TD when they got the ball back, and still could have, you know, not collapsed and given up their lead throughout the rest of the game. But fuck this penalty.