The Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team will go in to the 2014-15 season as one of the most talked about teams in the country. It will also be a team that will not shy away from a challenge either, at least that’s what the non-conference schedule tells us.
“Every year it’s our goal to put together a difficult non-conference schedule that will get us ready for Big Ten play,” head coach Bo Ryan said in a statement released by the school. “Last season we played five teams in the non-con that ended up winning their conference. I think this year’s slate will be another challenging one.”
On Friday afternoon the Badgers released the full non-conference slate of games and of course the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament takes center stage. However, there are other challenges that UW will face throughout the non-conference season.
Of course, the annual Red/White scrimmage will start things off for the Badgers. Wisconsin will then take on UW-Parkside, a team at the top of the toughest Division ...