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2014 NCAA Elite Eight Friday
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NCAA Tournament — Michigan and Michigan State Reach Elite Eight

Michigan and Michigan State advanced to the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament's Elite Eight on Friday night.

Second-seeded Michigan defeated Tennessee 74-71 in the Midwest Regional semifinals in Indianapolis, giving the Wolverines a Sunday date with Kentucky. The eighth-seeded Wildcats ousted the defending national champion Louisville Cardinals 74-69.

Fourth-seeded Michigan State outlasted top-seeded Virginia 61-59 in the East Regional semifinals in New York, giving the Spartans a Sunday date with Connecticut. The seventh-seeded Huskies defeated Iowa State 81-76.

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Muskegon Boys Basketball Wins State Championship

Muskegon boys basketball capped off a perfect season on Saturday with the Class A state championship!

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President Obama tweets at Kalamazoo Central grad about basketball

President Obama spoke at Kalamazoo Central's commencement ceremony in 2010.

On March 22, President Obama used Twitter to reach out to one of the students he met in Kalamazoo.

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South Christian Girls Basketball Finishes Season As Class B State Runners-Up

South Christian brought a 26-0 record into the state championship game.

They ended the season one game shy of perfection.

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Meijer Winter State Games are This Weekend in West Michigan

This weekend, February 14-16, 2014 an estimated 2,000+ athletes from all corners of Michigan will come and represent 13 sports and compete in the inaugural Meijer State Games of Michigan - Winter Games.

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A 5-Year-Old’s Take On The Harlem Globetrotters Game In Grand Rapids

The Harlem Globetrotters like to dance, sit on the hoop, and pull down opposing players' shorts.

The Globetrotters are a silly team by professional standards, but not too far off a regular day at the gym for a 5-year-old.

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Warren Buffett and Quicken Loans Offering $1 Billion for Perfect NCAA Bracket

There is still some time before March Madness of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament.

But thinking about your bracket now could pay off big time.

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Little Boy Still Hitting Those Basketball Shots (video)

This is such a fun video of a little, and I mean little, boy and his basketball.

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Is This Basketball Usher the Next Michael Jackson?

Sorry, it's not that Usher. Regardless, he's still got the beat so might as well move those feet, right?

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Watch Tim Tebow Give Pep Talk to Wichita State Basketball Team

The world’s most famous backup quarterback has offered up some words of encouragement for the Wichita State basketball team as it prepares for the Sweet 16.

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Are You Filling Out A NCAA Basketball Bracket? [Poll]

It's NCAA basketball tournament time!

It's that magical time of the year where hours are lost filling out brackets, only to watch them get busted days later.

Are you filling out a NCAA basketball bracket this year?

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Grand Rapids Native Father Pete McCormick Is Chaplain For The Notre Dame Men’s Basketball Team [Video]

All eyes are on the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

If you look closely you may find a familiar face on Notre Dame's bench.

Father Pete McCormick, a Grand Rapids native, is Chaplain for the Notre Dame men's basketball team.

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