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NCAA tries new-look location, elevation of courts in Detroit, Houston

Updated: March 27, 2008, 8:54 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Players and coaches alike talked Thursday about how they hadn't seen a setup quite like the one at Ford Field, site of the Midwest Regional.

There is a reason for that.

No one has seen anything like it.

The NCAA tournament is experimenting with a new-look configuration during the regionals in Detroit and Houston, putting the court on the 50-yard line of football stadiums instead of tucked toward one end.

The hardwood will be 27 inches off the ground and some ...

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