Posted March 03, 2012 on
A senior day always has a different feel to it, as least according to former Wisconsin walk-on Brett Valentyn. That the reason, according to him, the day is so special. In his exclusive column for Badger Nation, Valenytn shares his memories from senior day and his memories of Wisconsin's two seniors who will be honored tomorrow.
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MADISON, Wis. The next standout high school basketball player that enters his college program expecting to ride the bench likely will be the first.
Of course, even the most talented prep players sometimes have to wait their turn because only so many minutes are available behind a team's veterans. Wisconsin freshman point guard George Marshall understood this concept as well...
In a recent online article from Seth Davis of Sports Illustrated, a Big Ten coach or assistant anonymously claimed that the Wisconsin Badgers basketball team “cheats the game.”
Prior to the juicy details of the article, which attempts to exploit the weaknesses of the power conference’s best teams, Davis warns that some entries may be overly negative or...
With a 70-56 win over the Fighting Illini, the Wisconsin Badgers’ Head Coach Bo Ryan is now 11-0 in Senior Day games at the Kohl Center.
Seniors Jordan Taylor and Rob Wilson were magnificent with 24 combined points to help the Badgers (23-8, 12-6) end the regular season on a three-game winning streak.
After losing eight of their last nine games, Illinois...
Although he is two years removed from his last serious ankle injury, the stat line of redshirt freshman Evan Anderson shows that it's a work still in progress. His work in practice, however, hints that the Wisconsin native isn't too far off from contributing.
Losing guards Ben Brust and Josh Gasser along with Duje Dukan, Wisconsin basketball is targeting playing of talent south of the state line to fill the void. Badger Nation looks at the class of 2014.
Wisconsin will honor its two seniors - Jordan Taylor and Rob Wilson - before and after Sunday's game against Illinois, but Taylor and associate head coach Greg Gard - who recruited both players to Madison - reflect on duo's tenure with the cardinal and white.
Following its 70-56 victory over Illinois, Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan along with seniors Jordan Taylor and Rob Wilson, junior Jared Berggren and sophomore Josh Gasser address the media.