Kansas State took a lead over Texas A&M into halftime. Wildcats defensive back Donnie Starks went for the helmet twist on Texas A&M receiver Josh Reynolds. Then stood over him and thrust his crotch into him. That puts almost any other conceivable taunting penalty to shame.
Kansas State Player Flagged For Thrusting Crotch Into Texas A&M Receiver pic.twitter.com/5EFVEJHRbe
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Starks, to state the exceedingly obvious, should not throw people’s heads into the ground. And Reynolds, to state the equally obvious, should not be directing punches toward opponents’ testicles. (This wasn’t a direct hit, but it was close.)
In the third quarter, Reynolds responded in a different way.