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D1 Preview: Follow the Fan Favorites

D1 Preview: Follow the Fan Favorites
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Friday's first Semifinals – formerly Class A, now Division 1 – always are the most popular ticket of Boys Basketball Finals weekend. But you’ll want to get to Breslin Center especially early to see this season’s contenders.
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D2 Preview: Embrace the Unexpected

D2 Preview: Embrace the Unexpected
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Anything is possible during the basketball postseason, and this weekend's Division 2 bracket tells some of that story with at least a few surprises in contention for this season's championship.  But there’s no debating this weekend’s contenders haven&r...
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D3 Preview: Repeat Faces Roadblocks

D3 Preview: Repeat Faces Roadblocks
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
After making is first MHSAA championship game in boys basketball a year ago – and winning it – Detroit Edison is back at the Breslin Center seeking a repeat this weekend. But the field lined up to halt the Pioneers is full of potential obstacles. Iron Mount...
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D4 Preview: New Era, Familiar Contenders

D4 Preview: New Era, Familiar Contenders
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Division 4 has replaced Class D this year as the boys basketball tournament classification for Michigan’s smallest high schools, and some familiar teams from the previous era will return to the Breslin Center on Thursday to help usher in a new one. Reigning Class...
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Breslin Bound: Boys Quarterfinal Preview

Breslin Bound: Boys Quarterfinal Preview
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
After nearly four months, we’ll know by the end of tonight which 16 Michigan boys basketball teams will be “Breslin Bound” this weekend to play for this season’s championships. We’re already guaranteed at least two new title winners when S...
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Be the Referee: Primary Areas

Be the Referee: Primary Areas
Thursday, March 7, 2019
This week, MHSAA officials coordinator Sam Davis explains why sometimes the official farthest away from the action is the one with the best angle to make the call.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Regional Preview

Breslin Bound: Boys Regional Preview
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Just like that, we’re down to 128 boys basketball teams still playing, and only a week away from returning to the Breslin Center to crown this season’s champions. Regionals begin across the state tonight. Click below for a glance at three of the most intrig...
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Be the Referee: Under the Bus

Be the Referee: Under the Bus
Thursday, February 28, 2019
This week, MHSAA assistant director Brent Rice explains why officials usually are not the correct target for frustrations when basketball games get out of control.
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Great Clips of the Week: GPN's Julia Ayrault

Great Clips of the Week: GPN's Julia Ayrault
Thursday, February 28, 2019
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips and produced by State Champs! Sports Network features Grosse Pointe North's Julia Ayrault getting past three Warren Cousino defenders for a basket while being fouled as well.
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Breslin Bound: Boys District Preview

Breslin Bound: Boys District Preview
Monday, February 25, 2019
Anyone who has followed high school basketball has felt the difference in the gym between the regular season and playoff time. Everything starts fresh tonight for Michigan’s boys hoops teams. But there’s added urgency as well with Districts tipping off all ...
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Coldwater's McGuire Focused on Final Goal

Coldwater's McGuire Focused on Final Goal
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Four year ago, Gage McGuire sat down with his mother, Carrie, and made a list of high school basketball goals. That piece of paper is still hanging on his bedroom wall, and nearly all the items have been checked. “Looking back on it, I can’t thank her enoug...
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Be the Referee: You Make the Call

Be the Referee: You Make the Call
Thursday, February 21, 2019
This week, MHSAA officials coordinator Sam Davis takes us through a "You Make the Call" scenario in basketball.
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Lessons From Banner Run Still Ring True

Lessons From Banner Run Still Ring True
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
With one stoplight and a host of small businesses that line Main Street, Mio is well known for its access to the AuSable River and its high school sports team.  And like so many small towns across America, the school is the main focal point of the community. Mio i...
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 12

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 12
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
We’re almost there. In fact, by delaying this week’s Breslin Bound report until Tuesday, we’re a day closer to the end of this boys basketball regular season and beginning of District play Monday. But a few league championships remain undecided, and t...
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Erie Mason Climbs to Championship Level

Erie Mason Climbs to Championship Level
Friday, February 15, 2019
When Kevin Skaggs was named the boys varsity basketball coach at Erie Mason, he immediately got on the phone and started asking questions. After more than two decades coaching basketball, Skaggs was about to embark on something new – high school basketball.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 11

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 11
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
If games are played as scheduled, this week will be a great appetizer for what’s on the way for Michigan high school basketball fans. The weather isn’t exactly making it easy for the state’s boys teams to finish up their regular-season schedules. But ...
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Oscoda Teams Rise From Past to Perfection

Oscoda Teams Rise From Past to Perfection
Friday, February 8, 2019
The tide has turned in Oscoda. After struggling year after year in boys and girls basketball, the Owls are enjoying quite a turnaround on the hardcourt this winter as both teams enter the final month of the regular season undefeated — just one of two schools in t...
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Undefeated Brimley Primed for Big Time

Undefeated Brimley Primed for Big Time
Friday, February 8, 2019
Rankings are nice, but the Brimley boys are looking for more as they roll through this basketball season. The Bays, sitting No. 1 statewide in The Associated Press' Division 4 poll, are well aware of the challenges in store for them during the postseason – w...
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Be the Referee: Communication

Be the Referee: Communication
Thursday, February 7, 2019
This week, MHSAA officials coordinator Sam Davis discusses the mission of the Basketball Officials & Coaches Communication Committee.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 10

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 10
Monday, February 4, 2019
Last week from a boys basketball point of view was one to mostly forget, as just about every team statewide was forced to postpone one if not more games – bad news as we’re less than a month from the start of District play. But thanks in part to a memorable...
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