There is a such thing as a well timed, statement making flagrant foul. Then there are the kind of cheap shots that just make you look like a coward. Kansas point guard Elijah Johnson apparently has that second category of flagrant mastered.

Cue the low blow on poor Mitch McGary…

Let’s see that again.

courtesy of SB Nation

Tim Hardaway Jr. almost looks like he knows what’s coming.

Some people seem to think that Johnson’s tap was a message to a Michigan team that sets the odd dirty screen, but I feel like you can send that message by charlie horsing a guy or something along those lines. Going straight for the jewels is a bush league message.