I just think it's bullshit. Once you're that close to the goal, you should have to defend, not play games with the offsides rule. If I were Dictator of Sports I'd rewrite the rulebook so there's no such thing as offsides in the box.
...says Denzel Valentine of Big Ten Tourney favorite MSU, which is 5-7 in its last 12 games. Cumong, man.