March Madness

Dez Wells #44 of the Maryland Terrapins drives the ball to the basket as Denzel Valentine #45 and Alvin Ellis III #3 of the Michigan State Spartans defend during the second half of the game at the Breslin Center on December 30, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Maryland defeated Michigan State 68-66. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Maryland’s Dez Wells Taunted From Stands About Rape Accusation

Sunday’s NCAA play pitted Maryland against West Virginia and a least a couple fans against Terrapin guard Dez Wells.

97.1 The Ticket–03/23/2015

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Governor Rick Snyder Talks Roads With Stoney, Bill And Sara

Governor Rick Snyder stops by the studio to talk about Proposal 1. Plus find out what’s new in the world of the governor.


EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 11: Bryn Forbes #5 and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate during the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at the Breslin Center on January 11, 2015 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Izzo Says Spartans Need Dawson, Trice, Valentine At Another Level In Tournament

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo needs the team’s trio of leaders – his “three amigos,” as he calls them – to step up their games.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 15:  Andrew Harrison #5 of the Kentucky Wildcats shoots the ball 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)

Izzo Impressed By Kentucky But Says Purdue, Maryland Could Have Fighting Chance

Izzo, whose Spartans enter the tournament as a seven-seed after a relatively rocky season, did not label Kentucky as a sure bet to win it all.

CBS Detroit–03/19/2015

A view of basketballs prior to the midwest regional final game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Michigan Wolverines during the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 30, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

‘March Madness’ Tips Off On The Court And Online

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament starts Thursday on the court, and there are a number of online resources for fans to follow the action.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 15: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates on the court with his team after defeating the Arkansas Razorbacks 78-63 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

Five NCAA Tournament Teams That Could Beat Kentucky

Kentucky enters the NCAA Tournament undefeated at 34-0, and for the most part of the season have looked dominant, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a handful teams that could potentially upset the Wildcats


LINCOLN, NE - JANUARY 24: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks to his team during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena January 24, 2015 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Izzo Feeling Better About Michigan State’s Free Throw Shooting

“I don’t think it’s going to be the detriment that cost us for sure four to five games this year,” Izzo said of the team’s foul shooting.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2015

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Hampton Bench Channels “Major League” In First Four Win Over Manhattan

The NCAA Tournament got underway last night with the first two “First Four” match-ups. Hampton earned the right to play Kentucky on Thursday night and the bench got a little superstitious down the stretch.


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