Wisconsin football to begin 2019 season ranked #19

The Wisconsin Badgers won't be a top five team in the preseason like they were last season, but they'll begin their 2019 campaign in the top 20.

Badgers’ Chryst named a Dodd Award finalist

Badgers football coach Paul Chryst is now up for a pair of awards honoring the top coach in college football. Chryst was named a finalist for the 2017 Dodd Trophy. He was previously named a finalist for Paul Bryant Coach of the Year Award. 

Badgers men’s hoops lose two key guards

In less than an hour, Wisconsin’s men’s basketball team will face instate rival Marquette in Madison at the Kohl Center. But the Badgers will be without two key players. Guards D’Mitrik Trice and Kobe King will be out indefinitely with foot and knee injuries, respectively, according to the UW Sports Medicine Staff. 

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Quiet tonight and Sunday, rain likely with T-storms possible Monday

Quiet tonight and Sunday, rain likely with T-storms possible Monday

Evening: Clearing, with light SE wind. Tonight: Mainly clear, cool.  Some patchy fog possible. Low: 49 Wind: SE ~5 Sunday:

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