By: Evan Jankens

I’m almost positive not too many people were watching the Vanderbilt and La Salle game this past Saturday.

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But what happened at the beginning of the game is something I haven’t seen before.

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Referee Rick Crawford threw up the opening tip and almost instantly caught an elbow to the back of the head, which left him unconscious on the floor.

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Crawford was treated and was released from the hospital on Saturday.