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Stadium Journey ranks Crisler top Big Ten arena

The website recently released a list, ranking the best college basketball arenas across the nation. The rankings are based on several categories, which include: food and beverage in the arena, overall atmosphere, the neighborhood in which the arena resides, the fans, the access (including traffic, parking, restrooms, and ability to move around in the arena), overall return on investment, and a catchall category for any extras. [ MORE: Best sights and sounds from Final Four Media Day ] The highest-ranked Big Ten arena on the list is Michigan’s Crisler Center, which comes in at No. 7 overall. “It wasn’t

Get a tour of impressive new Crisler Center

The Michigan men’s basketball team opens up the revamped Crisler Center with an exhibition game Thursday night. If you haven’t seen the place, it looks fantastic. See for yourself in this Michigan Basketball Facebook photo gallery. Not too shabby, huh? [RELATED: Trey Burke ranked No. 2 on’s Player Rankings] There are bunch of ridiculous features in this building. For example, it’s hard not to be impressed with the floor in the hallway Trey Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr. and company will run through to reach the hardwood every night. Seriously, check it out. The Wolverines enter the 2012-13 season with

Touring Crisler Center with Zack Novak

Our Auto-Owners Insurance Tip-off Show, with Dave Revsine, Jim Jackson and Gary Williams, was live at Crisler Center before No. 22 Michigan hosted No. 20 Indiana on Wednesday night. During the 30-minute show, we had a feature where Michigan senior Zack Novak gave us a tour of Michigan’s new facilities at Crisler Center, formerly Crisler Arena. The place is terrific — even though all of the renovations aren’t expected to be completed until next year. Watch Novak give an entertaining and insightful tour of Michigan’s new home now and be sure to go check out lot of other videos just

Big Ten Teams Unveil New Courts

Every Big Ten basketball court will have a different look for the 2011-12 season, whether it be the new B1G logo, the addition of the semi-circle under the basket or the elimination of the women’s 3-point line, but at least a handful have undergone other makeovers. The floors at Illinois’ Assembly Hall, Carver-Haweye Arena, Crisler Arena, Welsh-Ryan Arena and Mackey Arena will feature new looks when the season tips Friday. Watch a feature on Illinois’ new court now and see all the new designs in this post. Thoughts? To me, the biggest winner of the new designs has to be