With Michigan and MSU both out of the NCAA Tournament, the guys look at the future of both programs. They also wrap up another high school sports season and preview the upcoming 2017 Great Lakes Loons.
Saginaw High fell short of their first trip to the Breslin Center since 2013. Clarkston was the 3rd ranked team in Class A and won 70-50 behind 27 points from Michigan State verbal commit, Foster Loyer.
Special episode that aired on ESPN 100.9-FM at 6 p.m. on March 17. Reaction to Michigan’s win over Oklahoma State. Preview of MSU’s game with Miami (Fla.). Plus some MHSAA Basketball discussion and Loons Opening Day.
Saginaw was a heavy favorite at Mount Pleasant HS and delivered a 75-65 win to earn their first trip to the state quarterfinals since 2013. Eddie Thigpen III went for 30 points to lead the Trojans.
Flushing provided a stiff test. But Saginaw High got 20 points from RonQuavious Southward and 16 points from big man Henry Speight to squeak out a 56-52 victory in the MHSAA Class A Regional Semifinals.
The three-pronged attack of Henry Speight (17 points), Qua Southward (16 points) and Eddie Thigpen (14 points) pushed Saginaw High through a runaway 2nd half to topple Arthur Hill in the District Finals.
Lauren Newman was the only player to score in double figures for Flushing, but her 17 points was a big reason why the Raiders knocked off Midland Dow in a MHSAA Class A Regional Final.
LANSING, Mich. – Out of the 521 registered radio stations in the state, awards were handed out to 44 of them at the 2016 Michigan Association of Broadcasters “Broadcast Excellence Awards” held at the Lansing Center on
Three seniors for Mt. Pleasant combined to score 38 points and the Oilers held off a comeback-minded Midland team 59-53 to advance to a boys Class A District Final.
Just a day after her grandfather passed away, Asjia Blanton lit up the scoreboard for 19 points to power the Dow Chargers. Her head coach Kyle Theisen joined the guys postgame to talk about the win.