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CSU assistant coach: no decision on new coach yet

Despite reports that the search has been narrowed to a few candidates who all come from outside the program, Colorado State assistant basketball coach Niko Medved said on Tuesday that as far as he knew, he and assistant coach Craig … Continue reading

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Free throws the key stat for Colorado State, Murray State

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A free-throw hardly captures the excitement of March Madness. But if No. 11 seed Colorado State and No . 6 Murray State have their way Thursday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, the charity stripe … Continue reading

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Brief look at Colorado State, Murray State in NCAA Tournament

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — No. 11 seed Colorado State (20-11) and No. 6 Murray State (30-1) will meet for the first time on Thursday morning to open the second round of the NCAA Tournament. A quick look at each school’s history … Continue reading

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Expected pro-Murray State crowd nothing new for Colorado State

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — NCAA Tournaments games are played on neutral courts. But when the second round gets underway Thursday morning, the KFC Yum! Center is hardly expected to be nonpartisan when No. 11-seeded Colorado State (20-11) plays 6-seed Murray State … Continue reading

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Nearly a lock for NCAA Tournament, Colorado State men’s basketball now seems destined to avoid ‘First Four’ games

LAS VEGAS — With all due respect to the Indianapolis 500, the NCAA men’s basketball tournament is arguably the greatest spectacle in sports. And for the first time since 2003, Colorado State is destined to partake in the madness. While … Continue reading

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Miles: Defense key to Mountain West tournament

While it’s commonly thought that guard play is the key to playing good tournament basketball, Colorado State coach Tim Miles says that’s not necessarily the case. “I think good defensive teams win in tournaments,” Miles said after the Rams’ practice … Continue reading

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Bubble spotlight not too bright for Rams

Everything seen and heard around the world of college basketball this time of year seems centered around the NCAA Tournament bubble, which is exactly where the Colorado State men’s basketball team finds itself entering tonight’s game against No. 17 UNLV … Continue reading

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Still plenty at stake for CSU men in today’s Border War

Baring a Rocktober-like run, the Colorado State men’s basketball team’s postseason aspirations have been reduced from four letters (NCAA) to three (NIT). Since winning seven straight from mid-December to mid-January, CSU has now dropped five of its last seven, with … Continue reading

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MW tourney always on the minds of CSU women

Winners of six of their last seven, the Colorado State women’s basketball team sits rather comfortably in second place in the Mountain West, just a game back of first-place San Diego State and two ahead of a trio of third-place … Continue reading

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CSU men look for first road win over ranked team since 1973

The Ram men broke a lot of streaks in Saturday’s big upset over San Diego State. A look at some trends that came to an end: SDSU’s 11 straight wins (tied for 4th longest in the country) SDSU’s 25 straight … Continue reading

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