Final Four

EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 08: Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans takes a second half shot over Jordan Wells #13 of the McNeese State Cowboys at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on November 8, 2013 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 98-56. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Simply The Best: Champions Classic Has 4 Of Top 5

Every year, Tom Izzo subjects his Michigan State team to a non-conference schedule only a masochist could love.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2013

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 06: A fan holds up a sign which reads as a TImeout counter in reference to former Michigan Wolverines player Chris Webber as Michigan plays against the Syracuse Orange during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at the Georgia Dome on April 6, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cowboys Official Expects 80k-Plus For Final 4

Officials from the Big 12 and the Cowboys expect a record crowd of more than 80,000 people will attend the Final Four when it’s played at AT&T Stadium near Dallas.

97.1 The Ticket–10/22/2013

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 12: University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon talks to the media after being introducing Brady Hoke as the new head football coach to the media at the Junge Family Champions Center on January 12, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

U-M Men’s Basketball Looking To Build On 2013 Success

The team made it into the Final Four for the first time in 20 years but after the loss of Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr. will the Wolverines go for a repeat this year?

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - MARCH 31: Spike Albrecht #2 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates in the second half against the Florida Gators during the South Regional Round Final of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Dallas Cowboys Stadium on March 31, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

U-M Basketball Players Show Off Final Four Rings

So this is what success looks like.

CBS Detroit–07/24/2013

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 06: Tim Hardaway Jr. #10 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates the Wolverines 61-56 victory against the Syracuse Orange during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at the Georgia Dome on April 6, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NCAA Men’s Basketball Title Game Wins Ratings

Unlike the men’s basketball championship game itself, there was no contest in the ratings. Louisville’s gripping victory over Michigan to win the NCAA tournament was easily the most popular event on prime-time television last week.

97.1 The Ticket–04/16/2013

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Spike Albrecht Follows Up NCAA Loss With Kate Upton Shout-Out

So, what do you think — Does the freshman have a shot?

CBS Detroit–04/09/2013

Trey Burke discusses Michigan's loss in the NCAA championship game. (Photo: Screen grab)

Michigan’s Burke Says Louisville Had More Momentum, Deserved To Win

Burke praised his team for playing through the bad times this season, getting through adversity and staying positive even after the big loss.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2013

Mitch McGary after Michigan's loss to Louisville in the NCAA championship game. (Photo: screen grab)

Michigan’s McGary Plans To Wake Up Today And ‘Get Back At It’

But he sidestepped one big question — Will he return to Michigan next season?

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2013

Spike Albrecht talks after Michigan loses the NCAA championship. (Photo; Screen grab)

Scene-Stealing Albrecht Praises Fab Five, Beilein, Says Team Had Talent To Win

Albrecht brushed off the heroics of his high-scoring feat, saying he’s not exactly a newcomer anymore.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2013

Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines talks to the team at center court during practice prior to the NCAA Men's Final Four at the Georgia Dome on April 5, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Michigan Can Win Tonight [BLOG]

They saved their best games for the very end, with Mitch McGary emerging in a way that probably couldn’t have been imagined even a few weeks ago.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2013

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