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NCAA.com | March 22, 2016

Virginia Tech Head Coach Buzz Williams to Join NCAA Tournament Coverage as Guest Studio Analyst

Turner Sports and CBS Sports have added Virginia Tech men's basketball coach Buzz Williams as guest studio analyst for the 2016 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship airing across TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV.  Williams will join the Atlanta studio team for Regional Semifinals coverage on Thursday, March 24, and Friday, March 25.

Williams has posted a 184-123 record in nine seasons as Head Coach of the University of New Orleans (2006-07), Marquette University (2008-14) and Virginia Tech (2014-16) and made five NCAA Tournament appearances.  He led Virginia Tech to the sixth 20-win season of his coaching career this season.

Regional Semifinal game coverage will be held Thursday and Friday (6 p.m.-Midnight ET both days) with all 67 tournament games available live in their entirety across four national television networks for the sixth consecutive year – TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV – and via NCAA March Madness Live.  This year’s NCAA Final Four National Semifinals on Saturday, April 2, along with the National Championship on Monday, April 4, will be televised by TBS.

Men's basketball: 7 picks for who could replace John Beilein as Michigan's new head coach

John Beilein took a once-proud program that had been mired in mediocrity and elevated it to elite status. The Wolverines went to nine NCAA tournaments in his 12 seasons and won consecutive Big Ten tournament titles in 2017 and 2018. This is a coveted job. Andy Katz picks his choices for a replacement.
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Proposal would extend 3-point line in men’s basketball

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee on Friday proposed moving the 3-point line to the international basketball distance of 22 feet, 1¾ inches.
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Coaches react to the NCAA men's college basketball 3-point line proposed change

Andy Katz polled a number of coaches on how the proposed changes to the 3-point line in men's college basketball could impact the game. Here are their responses.
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