NCAA referee Bert Smith, who collapsed during an Elite Eight game at this year's men's national basketball tournament, says that the medical emergency actually saved his life.
Referee Bert Smith collapsed and laid motionless near the baseline during the Gonzaga vs. USC Elite Eight game on Tuesday night at Lucas Oil Stadium.
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An NCAA college basketball referee collapsed on the court during the Gonzaga vs. USC game on Tuesday -- but he was conscious and alert as he was taken to the locker room.
During the Elite Eight matchup between Gonzaga and USC, official Berth Smith collapsed on the floor and had to be taken off the basketball court on a stretcher.
The referee who collapsed during Gonzaga's matchup against USC in the NCAA men's basketball tournament had a blood clot in his lung, The Indianapolis Star reported Friday. Bert Smith told the ...
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