Flagrant Foul, Penalty 2 (Full Body Block)
This is an example of a Flagrant Foul, Penalty 2. A Flagrant Foul, Penalty 2 is defined as contact that is unnecessary AND excessive. The defensive player on this play projects his body into the shooter. There is severe impact on the play to a vulnerable offensive player. There is also great potential for injury on the play. The penalty for a Flagrant 2 is two free throws for the offended player, and his team would also retain possession of the ball. The offending player would also be ejected from the game, pending confirmation of the call via Instant Replay review.