Michigan is heading to the Elite Eight for the first time since 1994 following a thrilling 87-85 overtime victory over No.1 Kansas Thursday night. This was the first overtime game of the 2013 NCAA Tournament.
The season will officially open Sunday night at 8 p.m. as the Texas Rangers visit the Houston Astros, the only game slated for Opening Day.
Sources are confirming that Detroit Tigers star pitcher Justin Verlander as signed a five-year extension to his contract, good to last through 2019. The extension includes a vesting option in 2020 and is worth roughly $180 million.
Were your brackets completely shattered following the second and third round games of the NCAA Tournament? Harvard, Florida Gulf Coast and other schools upset big power houses in matchups that many thought would go the other way. When Harvard won, ESPN sent a text alert that said only 5.6% of 8.5 million brackets on their website had Harvard upsetting New Mexico the way they did.
In what should have been the matchup of two Player of the Year candidates in the first round, neither Michigan’s Trey Burke or South Dakota State’s Nate Wolters made much of an impact in Thursday night’s first round game at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The first game of the second round matchups in the NCAA Tournament began Thursday afternoon at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, MI. No. 3 Michigan State defeated No. 14 Valparaiso, 65-54.
It’s that time of year when teams from across the nation either put up or shut up in the “Big Dance” that is known as the NCAA March Madness. Beginning Thursday, 64 teams from Division I schools will face off in the famous tournament with hopes of being crowned the best in the land for the 2012-2013 season.
Fantasy sports, especially football and baseball, have consumed sports fans the world over. ESPN and other sports outlets have fantasy “gurus” who discuss these fantasy sports and what potential managers and owners should be doing throughout the seasons.
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After what was a down year for the Oakland University club hockey program, the Golden Grizzlies suffer defeat in their first game in Chicago at the ACHA National Tournament. Despite great success last year, the Oakland squad failed to generate similar results.