Big Ten Basketball

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Big Dance, or Burst Bubble? That’s the question that will be answered this week at Chicago’s United Center as the Big Ten men’s basketball tournament gets underway.

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Never mind the Super Bowl, the Spartans beat Michigan in men's basketball yesterday. It took overtime for MSU to defeat the Wolverines 76-66.

SportsTalk | Fri 3/29/13

Mar 29, 2013

Matt and Alex wrap up the week discussing the upsets and the shockers.  Wichita State shocks the world by moving one step closer to the Final Four, and Indiana looses their dream by the inability to convert against Syracuse's 2-3 zone.  The duo then discuss Michigan State versus Duke tonight, and Michigan's matchup versus Kansas.  They close the show with Verlander's contract deal, and take open lines.

SportsTalk | Fri 3/15/13

Mar 15, 2013

The Detroit Lions received some heartbreaking news this morning on their offensive line, and Larry and Matt break it all down.  The duo breaks down the Detroit Lions mock draft picks, and talk about other divisional foes.  The two then touch on the Big Ten tournament, and possible upsets.  Finally, more talk on Spring Training and the World Baseball Classic.

SportsTalk | Tue 3/12/13

Mar 12, 2013

Larry Marasco kicks off the show with NFL Free Agency buzz, and breaks down the NFC Central division.  He also discusses options for the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions, along with the impact of the Percy Harvin trade.  Larry closes the show with MSU basketball, and some NCAA tournament predictions.

SportsTalk | Tue 2/12/13

Feb 12, 2013

  As the Wolverines come to Breslin tonight, Jeremy invites former Michigan State point guard Drew Neitzel to hone in on his favorite parts about the rivalry, and touch on his basketball career overseas.  Mark Snyder, Michigan beat writer from the Detroit Free Press, gives listeners a sneak preview of the matchup tonight as well.  Jeremy has open lines for the remainder of the show.

Jack and Tom Crawford dissect the Big Ten college basketball scene, as the number one Indiana Hoosiers are upset by the Fighting Illini.  They also talk recruiting and invite callers to hone in on questions.  East Lansing high school basketball coach Steve Finamore talks foul or defend in late game situations.  Jack gives away the rivalry game tickets, as the Wolverines come to the Breslin center.