03/15/2012 03:31 pm ET Updated Mar 15, 2012

March Madness: Southern Mississippi Band Chants 'Where's Your Green Card' At Kansas State Player Angel Rodriguez (VIDEO)

The ugly side of sports was on display at the first-round NCAA tournament game between Kansas State and Southern Mississippi game Thursday, when Kansas State point guard Angel Rodriguez was subjected to chants of "Where's your Green Card" from the Southern Miss. band.

Big Lead Sports notes that Rodriguez is from Puerto Rico, making him a U.S. citizen.

Manhattan Mercury reporter Cole Manbeck, who was on the scene, tweeted that the band had taken "things way too far".

Kansas St. won the game, 70-64.

[Video via Buzzfeed]