March Madness

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 10: (L-R) Kyle Wiltjer #33, Gary Bell Jr. #5, Domantas Sabonis #11, Byron Wesley #22 and Kevin Pangos #4 of the Gonzaga Bulldogs celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Brigham Young Cougars 91-75 to win the championship game of the West Coast Conference Basketball tournament at the Orleans Arena on March 10, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Gonzaga’s 17th Straight NCAA Appearance Not To Be Scoffed At

Mike Roth knows there will always be the doubters and critics that will poke holes in what Gonzaga has accomplished during a run that is getting closer to lasting two decades.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 28:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans looks on from the bench against the Virginia Cavaliers during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 28, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Izzo, Spartans Move On From Painful Loss, Focus On ‘Winning The Weekend’

At times this season, even Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo wondered whether the Spartans would be able to extend the program’s streak to 18 straight NCAA tournament selections.

CBS Detroit–03/17/2015

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NCAA Tournament: 5 Tips For Filling Out Your Bracket

March Madness is upon us. The tournament begins this evening with the First Four and continues with four straight days chock full of games Thursday-Sunday. You’re probably filling out a bracket with visions of money dancing in your head. Here’s 5 tips to try and help out.

03/17/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Kenny Gaines #12 of the Georgia Bulldogs holds his head in the second half during a game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Madison Square Garden on November 28, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Georgia’s NCAA Hopes Rest Heavily On Injured Players

At full strength, the Bulldogs could be capable of challenging Michigan State in Friday’s game in Charlotte, North Carolina.

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 13: Devin Booker #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats grabs a rebound against the Florida Gators during the quaterfinals of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 13, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kentucky’s Devin Booker Preparing For Key Role In NCAAs

John Calipari’s platoon system gives most players on Kentucky’s roster the opportunity to be the X-factor in any given game.

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2015

GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 12: Matt Jones #13 high-fives Quinn Cook #2 of the Duke Blue Devils during a win against the North Carolina State Wolfpack during the quarterfinals of the ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 12, 2015 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s 2015 March Madness Preview

My big question for the committee – how did UCLA get into the bracket instead of Miami and Temple?

03/16/2015

John Beilein the head coach of the Michigan Wolverines gives instructions to his team during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Assembly Hall on February 8, 2015 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Beilein On No NIT For Michigan: ‘I Knew Going In This Was 50-50′

“I knew going in this was 50-50,” Beilein said on a teleconference Sunday night. “Sometimes you don’t get that selection.”

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 15: Karl-Anthony Towns #12 of the Kentucky Wildcats goes up for a shot against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the championship game of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 15, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kentucky Has Tougher Path Than Indiana Did

Kentucky is yet another team to get tantalizing close to matching Indiana’s perfect season in 1976.

97.1 The Ticket–03/16/2015

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NCAA Tournament Selection Completed; Take The Bracket Challenge

The 68 team field is comprised of 32 teams that won automatic berths by winning a conference championship and 36 at-large schools.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2015

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NCAA Tournament: 5 Best “Cinderella” Runs

Selection Sunday is tomorrow. That means the bracket analyzing and breakdown will begin in earnest late tomorrow night into Monday. The best part of the tournament, is the Cinderella team, let’s look at the 5 best in NCAA History.

03/14/2015

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