Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 1/14/13
MADISON, Wis. The student recreation center is located right next to the Kohl Center on Dayton Street at the University of Wisconsin. But the talent among basketball players on the courts inside both buildings could not be separated any further apart. For proof, just ask Wisconsin sophomore Aaron Irving, who is learning first-hand about the distinct contrasts between the competition levels of the two locations. At the Southeast Recreation Facility (better known as the SERF), Irving spent the past year and a half dominating average Joes in games. At the Kohl Center, he has spent the past week and a half trying to keep pace with a Division I basketball program in practices. "The SERF and Kohl Center are definitely two completely different things," Irving said. "I'm used to being the No. 1 option at the SERF. I come here and I'm lucky to get a couple touches." Irving, a 6-foot-1, 164-pound guard, is the newest member of Wisconsin's scout team, having joined the Badgers before the star...
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