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Jon Crispin: A coaching staff's mindset for exhibition games

Feb 15, 2015; West Lafayette, IN, USA; Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Tim Miles watched his team during the second half of the game at Mackey Arena. Purdue Boilermakers defeat the Nebraska Cornhuskers 66 to 54. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

Tim Miles: 'I'm just here so I won't get fined'

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Exhibition Week is an exciting time for the basketball enthusiast around the country. While it is simply the week before the start of the official season, it is the first time you get to see your favorite team in action against someone other than themselves.

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Six Big Ten men's hoops teams ranked in preseason AP Poll

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Mark Turgeon talks at Big Ten media day

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Six Big Ten men’s basketball teams are ranked in the preseason AP Poll, released Monday afternoon. Big Ten preseason favorite Maryland leads the way at No. 3, trailing No. 1 North Carolina and No. 2 Kentucky.

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Video: Tom Izzo, Suzy Merchant make Hollywood Midnight Madness entrances


Michigan State men’s basketball coach Tom Izzo and women’s basketball coach Suzy Merchant both made entertianment-themed entrances to the basketball teams’ Midnight Madness event Friday night. Izzo arrived as part of a “Mission Impossible” act while Merchant drew cheers when she had some fun at the expense of fans of Michigan State’s top rival.

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