How did Michigan Wolverines come to explore their name?

Michigan Wolverines is the common household name, comprising at least 29 varsity teams and all belong to the University of Michigan. All these 29 teams compete in both NCAA’s Division I and in the Big Ten Conference except for women’s water polo. The team has a signature color of two types- maize and blue, although the teams possess different shades of “maize” and “blue”.

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3 Easiest Sports to Bet on And Win

Beginner gamers or gamblers who consider sports betting is awful need to enhance their backside line. Beginners genuinely discover it challenging to make a greenback from the stack of cash they guess at the numerous games in a casino. You need either a strong strategy or the easiest games to predict at a beginner level and start placing bets with a realistic dream to win.

Here are the top three sports which are easy to bet on and win. Read the article till the end to know the art of prediction. It will help you enter sports betting and make a wise decision about winning the game.

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Greatest College Basketball Coaches of All Time

Every great team has a coach who helps them stay in condition and create strategies for facing the most challenging opponents. College basketball is no exception, with many coaches who have successfully coached young athletes to national and conference championships.

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Five Underrated Players Who Could Impact the NBA Playoffs

With the 2022 NBA playoffs in full swing, we are taking a look at some of the under-the-radar athletes that could have a significant impact on their respective series. How their opponents adjust to the emergence of the five players highlighted will determine how deep a playoff run one can expect.

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Villanova’s Jay Wright, Leading Face of College Basketball, Retires

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Editor’s note: this article originally ran on Jan 8, we update it now and put it back at the top of the feed in the wake of tonight’s shocking news. Jay Wright, 60, has surprisingly retired from coaching. Kyle Neptune will now take over the Villanova program.

In the first half of #15 Villanova’s 79-64 win at DePaul, a Blue Demons fan heckled Jay Wright by yelling “Put a suit on Jay, you look like an AAU coach.” Wright was indeed going track suit casual today, at WinTrust Arena, but his coaching resume is black tie/dressed to the nines.

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Skyy Clark: Illini Basketball Sign Highest Rated Recruit in Two Decades

Happy first day of the new signing period, Illini basketball fans. It got off with a bang, as Illinois inked five-star prospect Skyy Clark, their highest ranked recruit in two decades.

The one-time Kentucky commit, and #25 overall ranked player in the Class of 2022 by ESPN, #27 by 247Sports, #32 by On3 Consensus, and #35 by Rivals, is a 6-3, 200 lb point guard from Los Angeles, who is finishing his prep career at Montverde Academy (Fla.)

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Carlos Boozer On His Partnership With a Vasectomy-Specialized Underwear Brand (Exclusive)

As March Madness was commencing, Duke alum and 13-year NBA vet Carlos Boozer debuted a new commercial that was all about ball-handling. But this proven ball-handler was not talking about basketball this time. Boozer teamed up with SAXX Underwear to launch the first-ever vasectomy registry. The VaSAXXtomy Registry is basically a new spin on the traditional celebratory gift registry, and it’s all about giving men a reason to celebrate their vasectomy. 

We covered this, I guess one could say “eye-popping” advertisement at the time it premiered, and we caught up with Boozer at a PointsBet branded event during the second weekend of March Madness.

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Roy Williams Invitational as Kansas Battles UNC in National Title Game


The 2022 National title game is the de facto Roy Williams invitational as #1 seeded Kansas Jayhawks take on the #8 seeded North Carolina Tar Heels. It was on April Fool’s Day 2021 that Williams shocked the college basketball world and retired from the game at the age of 70.

He stepped down as UNC head coach after 18 seasons, which came on the heels (pun intended) of 15 years at Kansas. Roy Williams played his college ball, for the freshman/J.V. team at UNC, the same place where he started his collegiate coaching career, under the legendary Dean Smith.

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Revisiting the Most Cutthroat, Ruthless One Shining Moment Clip Ever


(Editor’s note: in honor of the national championship game tonight, we are re-running this piece which originally ran in 2013.)

At first I thought this portion of “One Shining Moment” was only an oversight. Then I hit rewind on DVR again to make sure I saw what I thought I did. Then I thought “well, it’s just an oversight, but I definitely understand, if you were rushed to get it out on deadline, how this could happen.” When you replay this crucial sequence of the 2013 edition of One Shining Moment, notice the specific lyrics of Luther Vandross synced up to the image that appears at the 0:58 mark.

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Exclusive: How Jim Nantz and Pat Sullivan Saved One Shining Moment

(Editor’s note: in honor of the national championship game tonight, we are re-running this exclusive that originally ran in 2014.)

When you watch the iconic “One Shining Moment” video montage tonight after the national title game, take a minute or two to think about how it nearly disappeared. If it weren’t for the combined efforts of broadcaster Jim Nantz and former UNC Tar Heel Pat Sullivan, the March Madness staple would have been cut 29 years ago.

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Kendall Gill Exclusive Part 2/2: Illini Recruiting, March Madness Woes


When current NBC Sports Chicago Analyst Kendall Gill left his alma mater, the University of Illinois, he was the seventh leading scorer in school history. He was a part of the Flyin’ Illini 1989 team, which earned a #1 seed and a Final Four berth. He was also a part of the 1987 team that lost in the first round, as a #3 seed, to #14 seed Austin Peay, in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Today, Illini basketball is just like it was in Gill’s day- great during the regular season, especially so during Big Ten conference season, but often flopping in March Madness.

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Carlos Boozer Exclusive Part 1/2, NBA Legend on Chicago Bulls Chances

As the Chicago Bulls begin the final home stretch of their season, with a contest tonight at the Washington Wizards, we took a look at what we could expect from them this postseason, which will mark their first playoff berth in a half-decade. To break it down we enlisted the help of Carlos Boozer, former NBA All-Star and Olympic Gold medalist. Boozer recently became an Ambassador for Points Bet USA, and we caught up with him at Happy Camper Wrigleyville to talk all things balls.

And we do mean all things balls, perhaps you have heard about his new ad campaign for an underwear brand that caters to men who recently had vasectomies? We’ll save that for part two of this exclusive. For now, we’ll focus on NBA basketball. We asked Boozer, who played for the Bulls from 2010-2014, how far Chicago can really go this season and how they can realize their potential.

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