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Dyshawn Pierre #21 of the Dayton Flyers. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Dayton Forward Dyshawn Pierre

The sophomore forward tallied 12 points and eight rebounds in the 60-59 win over Ohio State. He didn’t miss a shot, hitting both of his field goals and all seven of his foul shots.

03/25/2014

Devin Oliver #5 of the Dayton Flyers reacts after defeating the Syracuse Orange 55-53 in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.

03/24/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans scrambles with the ball against the Stanford Cardinal during the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Michigan State Beats Stanford 24-20 In Rose Bowl

Connor Cook passed for a career-high 332 yards and hit Tony Lippett with a tiebreaking 25-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter, leading No. 4 Michigan State to a 24-20 victory over No. 5 Stanford on Wednesday night in the 100th Rose Bowl.

97.1 The Ticket–01/01/2014

(Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Rose Bowl Preview Capsule

The 100th edition of the Granddaddy of Them All matches two appropriate throwback teams.

97.1 The Ticket–12/31/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 07: RJ Williamson #26 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates by waving the Michigan State flag after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 34-24 in the Big Ten Conference Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Michigan St, Stanford Start Rose Bowl Week

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio declined to give any details about the suspension of starting linebacker Max Bullough when the Spartans joined Stanford at Disneyland on Thursday to kick off their week of Rose Bowl preparations.

97.1 The Ticket–12/27/2013

Nik Stauskas #11 of the University of Michigan Wolverines dunks the ball.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) FILE

Stauskas, Michigan Defeat Stanford 68-65

Fortunately for the Wolverines, Nik Stauskas was the man at the line.

97.1 The Ticket–12/22/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 07: Taiwan Jones #34 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates a 34-24 victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes to win the Big 10 Conference Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan St Revels In Rose Bowl Bid

For Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis, the Big Ten championship game was a fitting conclusion to a run hardly anyone saw coming.

97.1 The Ticket–12/11/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 07: Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates a 34-24 win over the Ohio State Buckeyes at the Big 10 Conference Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stanford, Michigan State Headed To 100th Rose Bowl

Michigan State and Stanford have been selected to ring in the Rose Bowl’s centennial.

97.1 The Ticket–12/09/2013

Fireworks explode over the Rose Bowl during 4th of July Taste of America. (Photo by Steve Grayson/WireImage)

MSU, Rose Bowl Ticket Packages Being Snapped-Up

Want to see Michigan State play in the Rose Bowl? You are not alone.

97.1 The Ticket–12/08/2013

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

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