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OVERTIME: New rule slowing pace of basketball games

Ari Kasle Staff Reporter This year at Hinkle Fieldhouse, fans may notice an abundance of short, high-pitched noises during a basketball game. No, it’s not a flock of birds in the rafters. It’s whistles. And this season, referees will be using theirs a lot. The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee added some new rules to