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This week, Kent State, The University of Akron and 10 other college basketball teams are competing in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) tournament. The winner gets an automatic bid to March Madness. It's been 20 years since the NCAA awarded an invitation to another MAC team, called an at-large bid. But WKSU sports commentator Terry Pluto says that could change this year with Buffalo. 

Report Warns of Eel-Like Invasive Species Threatening the Great Lakes

Oct 23, 2017
photo of lamprey bite
PAUL ZYBCZYNSKI

There’s some bad news in the Great Lakes regarding the sea lamprey -- an eel-like creature that literally sucks the life out of fish. They do a lot of damage and now they’re on the rise in some lakes. The trend has stumped scientists.