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Illini men’s basketball upsets No. 1 Indiana 74-72 off Griffey buzzer-beater

Illini men’s basketball upsets No. 1 Indiana 74-72 off Griffey buzzer-beater

It’s tough to relieve a season of brutal frustrations in .9 seconds. Somehow, after senior forward Tyler Griffey hit a buzzer-beating layup to defeat No. 1 Indiana 74-72, it happened for the Illini men’s basketball team.

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Michigan beats Ohio State, 76-74, in overtime thriller

Michigan students, equipped with tents, began lining up outside Crisler Center at 11 p.m. Monday night. More than 25 hours and one low-scoring overtime period later, they walked away happy campers.

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No. 3 Indiana 81, No. 1 Michigan 73

No. 3 Indiana 81, No. 1 Michigan 73

After a game of scoring sprees and slumps, No. 3 IU emerged with a 81-73 home upset of the top-ranked Michigan Wolverines that will likely elevate the Hoosiers back to No. 1 themselves.

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Top-ranked Wolverines use hot early shooting and defense to defeat Northwestern, 68-46

Playing in its first game ranked No. 1 in the country in 21 years, the Michigan men’s basketball team certainly looked the part.

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Column: Forget about the ranking

Forget about the No. 1 ranking for a second. Forget about everything you think it means to be labeled as the top team in the nation during the middle of the college basketball season.

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Indiana holds off Michigan State, 75-70

After several games in which Indiana slowed down to the paces of its opponents, Sunday’s against Michigan State saw the Hoosiers return to their customary speedy ways.

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Rasheed Sulaimon lifts Duke basketball past Maryland 84-64

Rasheed Sulaimon lifts Duke basketball past Maryland 84-64

Rasheed Sulaimon had a rough start. He went to the bench after letting Maryland’s Dez Wells score Maryland’s first seven points and grab five rebounds in the first four minutes.

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No. 1 Duke basketball rocked by the Hurricanes 90-63

No. 1 Duke basketball rocked by the Hurricanes 90-63

Once Miami went on its run, it was never even close. The No. 25 Hurricanes capitalized on No. 1 Duke’s extreme shooting woes and pummeled the Blue Devils 90-63 Wednesday night at the BankUnited Center.

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Column: Evaluating Craig Robinson

Column: Evaluating Craig Robinson

A few years ago, if you would have told me the Oregon State men’s basketball team would be 0-5 in the Pac-12 on Jan. 23, 2013, I would have asked you a simple question: “So, is Craig Robinson still the coach?”

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Upset over No. 2 Indiana gives Wisconsin signature win

“Grind ‘em out dog fights.” Those are the self-described kind of games Wisconsin redshirt senior Mike Bruesewitz loves to play in.

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