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We Are All Broncos! Tragedy In Humboldt

The hockey world was shaken to its core late Friday when a bus carrying members of the Humboldt Broncos a team in the Tier II Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) was hit by a tractor-trailer on. As of this moment there are 15 dead including the bus driver and the head coach, several of the […]

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March Madness Memo: Final Four Edition

Well, we have finally made it Back in October 351 Division I Basketball teams started with a dream that dream to be in San Antonio the last weekend of March and the first days of April to play in The Final Four and for one the dream of cutting down the nets Monday night and […]

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March Madness Memo: Syracuse Edges Michigan State In Thriller, Purdue Holds Off Butler

DETROIT – The second round games, before a sellout crowd of 20,060 at Little Caesars Arena were two nail biters. In the end it was Purdue and Syracuse coming out of the Detroit and into the Sweet 16. Here is a look at the two games beginning with the classic battle between Jim Boeheim and […]

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University of Maryland-Baltimore County: How UMBC Became A True Cinderella

Since the NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, and then to 68 teams, the past few seasons, no No.16 seed had ever defeated a number one. That is until Friday night in Charlotte, North Carolina when the Retrievers of UMBC (The University of Maryland – Baltimore County) defeated the number […]

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March Madness Memo: Purdue and Butler Advance With Ease

DETROIT – With what happened in the first sixteen games on Thursday with Loyola Chicago taking down Miami (Florida) at the buzzer and then Buffalo from the Mid-American totally dominating Arizona, the focus of the tournament shifted to the second set of game and especially in Little Caesars Arena before a sellout crowd of 20,163 […]

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March Madness Memo: Michigan State and Syracuse Cruise Into Second Round

DETROIT – With Purdue and Butler advancing in the day session on Friday, the night session at Little Caesars Arena saw the “home” team take to the floor as Michigan State faced a senior latent Bucknell team while the final game of the day had Syracuse battle Texas Christian making their first visit to the […]

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March Madness Memo Day Three: A Little Meijer, Some Potato Salad And Some Hoops!

DETROIT – What does one do after a long day and night of College Basketball? A day of rest and then more College Basketball. As mentioned in March Madness Memo Day two, I got back to my room in Taylor about 1:00am on Saturday morning. When I left Little Caesars Arena around midnight there were […]