College Basketball

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NCAA Approves 30-Second Shot Clock In Men’s Basketball

Men’s teams will use a faster shot clock — 30 seconds instead of 35 seconds — and have fewer timeouts, while women’s teams will play four 10-minute quarters instead of two 20-minute halves.

97.1 The Ticket–06/08/2015

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Branden Dawson X Factor In MSU’s Final Four Run

Branden Dawson provided rebounding and secondary scoring for Michigan State en route to a surprise Final Four appearance.


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Travis Trice Provides Senior Leadership Down The Stretch

Travis Trice took over as the top player for the Michigan State Spartans down the stretch.


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Big-Time Programs Battling For Final Four Berths

Saturday night’s games will decide half the Final Four, and the big boys have pushed the Cinderellas off the dance floor.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2015

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Guide To March Madness’ Final Four

A quick start travel guide to help prepare you for your trip to the Final Four in Indianapolis.


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Raven Lee Tries To Score EMU To Success

Raven Lee is a one-dimensional player, but his scoring has helped lead Eastern Michigan to success.


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Connar Tava’s Diverse Skill Set Helping WMU Broncos

Connar Tava leads Western Michigan in assists and rebounds and chips in with points as well. It could help them get into the NCAA Tournament


LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 07: The Kentucky Wildcats beat the Florida Gators 67-50 at Rupp Arena on March 7, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky finished the regular season 31-0. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein: Here Comes Selection Sunday

We’re just days from Selection Sunday and it’s looking more and more like the Wildcats and Badgers will be in the same region in the NCAA Tournament. We discuss that plus Murray State’s heartbreaking loss, Davidson’s rise, in addition to a visit from Iowa State’s Fred Hoiberg.


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Denzel Valentine’s Shooting Propels The Spartans

Denzel Valentine is leading Michigan State on offense largely do to his tremendous shooting improvement.


LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 07: Andrew Harrison #5 (left) and Trey Lyles #41 (right) of the Kentucky Wildcats talk to the crowd following the game against the Florida Gators at Rupp Arena on March 7, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 67-50 to finish the regular 31-0. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Five Things: First Teams Clinch NCAA Tournament Bids

It’s the most exciting time of year for college basketball fans. Some of the smaller conferences have wrapped up their tournaments, while the bigger leagues’ are set to begin.