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Leach’s Lists: 2014 NCAA Bracket To Win Your Office Pool And Impress Your Friends

The madness has officially begun! Just watch the NCAA Tournament promo and tell me you are not unbelievably fired up for one of the greatest times of the year to be a sports fan.

97.1 The Ticket–03/16/2014

CHAMPAIGN, IL - MARCH 4: Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines congratulates Caris LeVert #23 during the game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at State Farm Center on March 4, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Michigan defeated Illinois 84-53. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Michigan Top Seed In Big Ten Tourney For 1st Time

The Big Ten’s player of the year — the offensive star of the league’s regular-season champion — insists his team still isn’t getting that much recognition.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2014

Emmy Andujar #13 of the Manhattan Jaspers drives to the basket against the Buffalo Bulls during the Brooklyn Hoops Holiday Invitational at Barclays Center on December 21, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (credit: Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Manhattan Forward Emmy Andujar

Andujar is a 6’6”, 205-pound point forward. He can handle the ball like a guard and draw bigger defenders out of the lane.

03/11/2014

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

Head coach Jimmy Patsos of Siena (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Transfers Find Second Home In The MAAC

Billy Baron, the MAAC Player of the Year, played in the ACC and Atlantic-10 before coming to Canisius, giving him a better perspective than most on the quality of play across conferences.

03/10/2014

Head coach Steve Masiello and Donovan Kates #33 of the Manhattan Jaspers (credit: Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Five Things: Iona And Manhattan To Play For MAAC Title

Iona and Manhattan, two schools separated by fewer than 10 miles, will play for the MAAC championship in Springfield, MA.

03/10/2014

Naadir Tharpe #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kansas Guard Naadir Tharpe

The 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.

03/04/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 06: Auburn Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn reacts to a play against the Florida State Seminoles during the 2014 Vizio BCS National Championship Game at the Rose Bowl on January 6, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Gus Malzahn, Bobby Bowden Agree On Slow-Down Rule

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn was in his second year leading a high school program when he watched Florida State’s Bobby Bowden turn up the tempo with a quarterback who was on his way to the Heisman Trophy.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - FEBRUARY 05: University of Michigan head coach John Beilein talks with Derrick Walton Jr #10 Caris LeVert #23 and Nik Stauskas #11 during the first half of the game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Crisler Arena on February 5, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Cornhuskers 79-50. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan Faces Minnesota Next On Way To First Solo Big Ten Title Since 1986

Three games remain in the regular season for Michigan, and the Wolverines sit alone in first place in the conference standings.

CBS Detroit–02/28/2014

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Fans Storming Court Get Involved In Fight With Players [VIDEO]

From the video, it appears at least one fan punched a player before team personnel could drag all the players away from the melee.

CBS Detroit–02/28/2014

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