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Class C Preview: History Will Be Made

Class C Preview: History Will Be Made
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Regardless of which team emerges as Class C champion Saturday, that crowning moment will conclude quite a story. At the very least, the winner could be celebrating a first MHSAA boys basketball title in more than two decades.
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Class D Preview: Next Contenders Line Up

Class D Preview: Next Contenders Line Up
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
A team that appeared in last season’s Class D championship game will be back at the Breslin Center this weekend. But it's not three-time reigning champion Powers North Central, which was eliminated in a District Semifinal earlier this month.
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Breslin Bound: Quarterfinal Preview

Breslin Bound: Quarterfinal Preview
Monday, March 19, 2018
Breslin Center is only one more win away for 32 boys basketball teams taking the floor in Quarterfinals on Tuesday across Michigan. So far we know we’ll have at least two new champions, in Class C and Class D, when this week ends. And only eight of the 16 teams t...
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Esler Pilots DeLaSalle Back to Final Week

Esler Pilots DeLaSalle Back to Final Week
Monday, March 19, 2018
There isn’t much that Greg Esler hasn’t seen or experienced as a coach and as a father. Through it all he’s learned to take nothing for granted, in life and as a coach.
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Great Clips of the Week: 3/15/18

Great Clips of the Week: 3/15/18
Thursday, March 15, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips features a dunk by Detroit Old Redford's Devin Simpson in a Class B District Final win over Detroit Henry Ford Academy.
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Breslin Bound: Regional Preview

Breslin Bound: Regional Preview
Monday, March 12, 2018
Aside from Detroit Western’s early-week upset of Class A contender East English, the first few days of this season’s District boys basketball tournaments went by mostly as expected. And then Friday happened.
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Hoops History Filled with District Stunners

Hoops History Filled with District Stunners
Friday, March 9, 2018
Despite healthy eating habits, lots of exercise, plenty of sleep, appropriate amounts of water, brain teasers, and blood pressure medicine – all those things that should, hopefully, extend a life – occasionally, our last breath arrives before the awarding of...
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No Need to Dazzle - Kent City Just Wins

No Need to Dazzle - Kent City Just Wins
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Kent City doesn’t have the star power or pizzazz normally associated with an undefeated basketball team. In fact, the most flashy thing about the Eagles is the loud pants worn each game by third-year head coach Dave Ingles – which were an especially gaudy h...
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Dollar Bay Adding to UP's D Dominance

Dollar Bay Adding to UP's D Dominance
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Small school. Huge tradition. That’s pretty much the way it is with the boys basketball program at Dollar Bay, a high school of 100 students in this tiny community in the Keweenaw Peninsula.
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Breslin Bound: District Preview

Breslin Bound: District Preview
Monday, March 5, 2018
Beginning tonight, 128 boys basketball District titles are up for grabs across our state. Of course, some teams are favored – and we’ve told you about many of them over the last three months. But if we learn anything from year to year, it’s that we s...
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'Up North' Powers Add Intrigue in Class D

'Up North' Powers Add Intrigue in Class D
Friday, March 2, 2018
Can regular-season perfection lead to postseason hardware for the Hillman Tigers? Will this be the last March Madness hurrah for Frankfort coach Reggie Manville? Can Buckley, which just pulled off a rare feat, recapture the magic of last season? Those are three of the ...
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 12

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 12
Monday, February 26, 2018
Soon we’ll be celebrating District, Regional and Finals champions in boys basketball. But as we roll into the final week of this regular season, we’ve got a few more memorable stories to tell.
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Great Clips of the Week: 2/22/18

Great Clips of the Week: 2/22/18
Thursday, February 22, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips features a dunk by Brandon Johns off an inbounds pass in a key boys basketball win over Grand Ledge.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 11

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 11
Monday, February 19, 2018
High school basketball season in Michigan lasts roughly four months, making it risky to write off a talented team because of a slow start.  As we draw toward the close of the regular season, we’re seeing some of those teams we thought might be around at the ...
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Pino's Project to Teach Lessons of 'TEAM'

Pino's Project to Teach Lessons of 'TEAM'
Friday, February 16, 2018
Dan Stowe wondered how Northport might celebrate the 30th anniversary of its MHSAA Class D boys basketball championship. Enter Ethan Pino.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 10

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 10
Monday, February 12, 2018
Aspiring boys basketball teams are taking aim at frontrunners all over Michigan as we reach the middle of February.  The Detroit Public School League experienced this most last week as arguably the three favorites for this season’s league tournament title al...
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Tri-Captains Pace Striving Spring Lake

Tri-Captains Pace Striving Spring Lake
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Things are looking up for the Spring Lake boys basketball team. The Lakers have raised the bar in recent years, making their mark on the statewide level with two appearances in the MHSAA Class B Quarterfinals over the last three seasons.
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Great Clips of the Week: 2/8/18

Great Clips of the Week: 2/8/18
Thursday, February 8, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips features an alley-oop dunk by Grand Rapids Catholic Central's Darrell Belcher from teammate Austin Braun. 
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Team-First Comets Charting Perfect Path

Team-First Comets Charting Perfect Path
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
When Coloma varsity boys basketball coach Paul Marfia was asked to dissect the Comets’ undefeated season up to this point, he said the bruises his players consider badges of honor tell most of the story. The Comets may not be the most athletic or talented te...
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 9

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 9
Monday, February 5, 2018
To say some of last week’s boys basketball results shook things up around the state might be an understatement. Contenders in all four classes took defeats as others looked to fill their spots among the elite.
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