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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 Draws UConn To Open Battle 4 Atlantis

The University of Michigan men’s basketball team has drawn UConn for its opening round game of the Battle 4 Atlantis, as announced by ESPN today.

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UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Not A Fan Of Men’s Game

Geno Auriemma thinks men’s college basketball isn’t very entertaining right now, though he admits the women’s game isn’t either.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2015

EAST HARTFORD, CT - SEPTEMBER 21: Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies intercepts a pass intended for Jehu Chesson #86 of the Michigan Wolverines in the 1st half at Rentschler Field on September 21, 2013 in East Hartford, Connecticut.   (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Byron Jones Steals Show On Final Day Of NFL Combine Workouts

Connecticut defensive back Byron Jones’ record-breaking performance had the NFL world abuzz Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–02/23/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - APRIL 1:  Charlie Villanueva #31 of the Detroit Pistons goes to the basket during the game between the Toronto Raptors and the Detroit Pistons on April 1, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Fraud Sentencing For Ex-UConn, NBA Player Delayed

Sentencing for a former NBA player convicted of ripping off investors in a Ponzi scheme was postponed Wednesday as attorneys for each side squabbled over how much money his victims lost.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07: Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Taiwanese Animators Recreate NCAA Championship Game [VIDEO]

My favorite parts of the video are …

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07: The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

The 2014 NAACP National Champs… Wait What? [VIDEO]

There are mistakes — there is an ‘Oops, did I do that?’ — and then there is what happened on the Fox and Friends show.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2014

James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts against the Connecticut Huskies during the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James Young

Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

The Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

UConn Wins NCAA National Championship

With 5 seconds left and the Huskies up by six, Ollie extended his arms in the air. He turned toward the crowd and let out a scream.

97.1 The Ticket–04/07/2014

Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats hits the game winning shot as Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For Title

The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.

04/07/2014

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