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Northern Michigan Suspends Coach For Saying Wayne State ‘Cheated’

“Every coach in our league knows that they cheated to get her there,” the coach said.

97.1 The Ticket–12/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 29: Referee Rick Crawford is attended to by EMS workers after collapsing on the floor just after the tip off of the consolation game between the La Salle Explorers and the Vanderbilt Commodores in the Barclays Center Classic men's basketball tournament at Barclays Center on November 29, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Referee Knocked Out By Elbow After Throwing Opening Tip [VIDEO]

Crawford was treated and was released from the hospital on Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/01/2014

: Jordan Morgan #52 celebrates his dunk against the Wofford Terriers in the first half with Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. FILE (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

No. 12 Villanova Beats No. 19 Michigan 60-55

LeVert put the Wolverines up 55-54 and flexed his muscles in the direction of Villanova players.

97.1 The Ticket–11/26/2014

Zak Irvin #21 of the Michigan Wolverines dunks in the first half during a game against the Oregon Ducks at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

No. 19 Michigan Tops Oregon 70-63 In Legends

Zak Irvin scored 19 points and Caris LeVert added 18 to lead No. 19 Michigan to a 70-63 win over Oregon on Monday night.

97.1 The Ticket–11/25/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Delmon Young #27 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a three run RBI double to deep left feild in the eighth inning against Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

5 Months When You Forget Sports Aren’t The Only Thing Happening

Is there a better time of the year for sports than now? Well, depends on what you like. Here are five of the best sports months.

10/03/2014

James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts against the Connecticut Huskies during the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James Young

Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.

04/08/2014

Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats hits the game winning shot as Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For Title

The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.

04/07/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Shabazz Napier #13 and the Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Michigan State Spartans to win the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays Off

The Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.

04/03/2014

Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies calls a play against the Villanova Wildcats during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Connecticut Guard Ryan Boatright

On Friday, after Iowa State had cut a 17-point deficit to four with two minutes left, Boatright made what his coach called the play of the game.

04/01/2014

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