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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 16: Tom Izzo and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump Of The Weekend 3-18-14

Champ: The Michigan State Spartans for capturing the Big Ten Tournament Title and the experts are now picking them to win the National Title.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 06: Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans walks on the floor for Senior night with Lacey Holsworth, a 8-year-old from St. Johns Michigan who is battling cancer, after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes 86-76 at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Mich State’s Payne Treats A Little Girl As Sister

Adreian Payne’s infectious, boyish personality attracts kids. The children of Michigan State’s basketball coaches point to Payne as a favorite.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2014

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 16: Scottie Wilbekin #5 and Casey Prather #24 of the Florida Gators celebrate their 61 to 60 win over the Kentucky Wildcats in the Championship game of the 2014 Men's SEC Basketball Tournament at Georgia Dome on March 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Florida Tops Final Poll Of The Season

Breaking down this week’s Associated Press college basketball poll

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 16:  Tom Izzo and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines  during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Narduzzi Says Michigan’s Wins Over MSU Were Flukes; Is He Right? [BLOG]

When Michigan State soundly defeated Michigan in the finale of the Big Ten tournament Sunday, the “I told you so” party started immediately.

CBS Detroit–03/17/2014

Will Yeguete #15 of the Florida Gators (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Five Things: Life On The Bubble And Selection Sunday

A great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday’s selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.

03/17/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 16: The Michigan State Spartans celebrate after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

MSU Whiners Get Last Laugh [BLOG]

I was wrong…again!

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2014

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks with Branden Dawson #22 during game. FILE PHOTO (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dawson, No. 22 Spartans top Northwestern 67-51

Branden Dawson had 16 points and Gary Harris added 13 points to lead No. 22 Michigan State to a 67-51 victory over Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 10: Hot dogs are heated on January 10, 2013 in New York City. A new London-based study by the The Institution of Mechanical Engineers found that as much as half of the food produced in the world ends up going to waste. The study found that irresponsible retailer and consumer behavior contributed to 1.2 billion to two billion of the four billion metric tons of food produced globally that goes uneaten. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Big Ten Tournament Selling Hot Dogs With Cheetos On Them

The dog that takes the cake for me is the Wisconsin dog which feature cheddar chesse sauce (amazing), pepper jack, provolone, CHEETOS and pepper relish. WOW, now that’s a dog!

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - MARCH 9:  Head Coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans walks off the court after the Ohio State Buckeyes defeated Michigan State 69-67 on March 9, 2014 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Izzo On Effect Of Hand-Check Rules: ‘They Have To Change It To Six Fouls’

Izzo said the change in how hand-checking is officiated has been hard on players and coaches, and the matter has not set well with him.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 06: Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans hugs head coach Tom Izzo while holding Lacey Holsworth, a 8-year-old from St. Johns Michigan who is battling cancer, after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes 86-76 at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

3 Reasons To Believe Tom Izzo And MSU Spartans Will Make Have A Strong March

Tom Izzo is an incredible coach. Sell him short, especially in March, at your own risk.

97.1 The Ticket–03/07/2014

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