College Basketball Pregame Playlist

It takes a heavy library of new and oldschool jams to keep today’s college basketball players motivated. Check out what and who these players listen to while getting pumped before a big game.


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Five Things: Five Overtimes In South Bend, A Half-Court Buzzer Beater And A Big Ten Battle

The fact that the Michigan-Wisconsin game was not the wildest of the weekend tells you something – in this case, that there was a five-overtime game. In a week full of upsets, this weekend was no different. In addition to some of the surprises mentioned below, California won at No. 7 Arizona on Sunday.


COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 13: Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines drives to the basket and shoots over Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half on January 13, 2013 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Michigan 56-53. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Michigan Drops To No. 5 Ranking In AP Poll

Louisville, taking advantage of weekend losses by Duke and Michigan, is No. 1 in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll.

97.1 The Ticket–01/14/2013

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Michigan Moves To No. 2 In AP Poll After Indiana Loss

Michigan (11-0), which received the other No. 1 votes, and Syracuse moved up one place each to second and third.

97.1 The Ticket–12/17/2012

Tom Izzo- MSU head basketball coach. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Sixteen-Team Nike Event In The Works For 2017

Well, this is all sorts of awesome – even if it is five years away.

97.1 The Ticket–08/16/2012

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Duke Great Bobby Hurley Congratulates USA Gymnastics, Takes Shot At Michigan Hoops

Bobby Hurley, you just won the week.

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2012

EAST LANSING, MI - MARCH 04:  Michigan State Spartans head coach Tom Izzo reacts to a call during the second half of the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Breslin Center on March 4, 2012 in East Lansing, Michigan. Ohio States defeated Michigan State 72-70 to give both teams a share of the Big Ten Title.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

MSU 8th And Michigan 10th In Newest AP Poll

Kansas, the Big 12 champion for an eighth straight season, is followed by North Carolina, Missouri, Duke, Ohio State, Michigan State, Marquette and Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–03/05/2012

CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 20: Mason Plumlee #5 of the Duke Blue Devils looks to pass against Zack Novak #0 of the Michigan Wolverines during the third round of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on March 20, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

No. 15 Michigan loses 82-75 to No. 6 Duke in Maui

Michigan righted itself after a sluggish first half, dropping in one shot after another in the second.

97.1 The Ticket–11/23/2011

Head coach John Beilein. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

No. 6 Duke Beats No. 15 Michigan 82-75 In Maul

Austin Rivers had 20 points, Seth Curry and Ryan Kelly had 17 each, and No. 6 Duke shot its way into another Maui Invitational championship game with an 82-75 win over No. 15 Michigan on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–11/22/2011

Tim Hardaway Jr. of the Michigan Wolverines (File Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Michigan Takes On Duke In Maui Invitational

Mason Plumlee had 13 rebounds and Andre Dawkins added 10 points for the Blue Devils, who move on to Tuesday’s semifinals against No. 15 Michigan, which knocked off No. 8 Memphis.

97.1 The Ticket–11/22/2011




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