Badgers earn No. 5 seed in South region, face No. 12 Oregon in NCAA Tournament

The Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team is going dancing again. After missing out on the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 19 years last season, the Badgers head back

No. 13 Maryland women use balanced scoring in 77-44 victory

Kristen Confroy, Kaila Charles and Eleanna Christinaki combined for 22 points in the first half when No. 13 Maryland took a 19-point lead on its way to a 77-44 victory over Wisconsin on Sunday for the Terrapins’ 13th straight victory.

Happ’s 28 points lead way, Wisconsin beats Indiana 71-61

Ethan Happ had 28 points in one of his best all-around efforts of the season, and undermanned Wisconsin overcame another injury to beat Indiana 71-61 on Tuesday night.    Happ hit 11 of 17 shots, adding nine rebounds, four steals and two blocks for the Badgers (9-7, 2-1 Big Ten). They won their fifth straight game despite being without starting guard Brevin Pritzl, who was scratched 90 minutes before tipoff with a head injury.    Brad Davison added 14 points for Wi…

Badgers Hoping to Keep Miami’s Turnover Chain Away

The sun is setting on the preparations for the 2017 Orange Bowl.  For the Badgers’ offense, there is one main goal for tomorrow – to not see Miami’s turnover chain. The 36-inch long chain is handed out to a player that forces a turnover – and it’s made the rounds this season. The Hurricanes have forced 30 turnovers in 12 games, which ranks second in the country. On the flip side, the Badgers have struggled to protect the football.  The team ranks 1…

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Mild through the weekend, chance of showers Sunday

Mild through the weekend, chance of showers Sunday

Tonight: Clear, quiet. Low: 33 Wind: North becoming light then turning NE/E Saturday: Sunny, warmer. High: 64 Wind: S/SW 5-10

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