Posted January 21, 2013 on
As soon as it appears to get close to 100 percent, more injuries pop up to attack Wisconsin's depth. Not only will Frank Kaminsky miss his second straight game when Wisconsin takes on No.13 Michigan State Tuesday, the Badgers could be without George Marshall, as well.
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MADISON, Wis. The more George Marshall wanted to please Wisconsin's coaches early this season, the less he actually played in a manner that drew their approval. It was a catch-22 for Marshall, the Badgers' talented point guard, and he wasn't sure how to escape its clutches.
Marshall, a redshirt freshman, had been pegged as a player to watch dating to his days on Wisconsin...
MADISON, Wis. It would be easy for anger and resentment to overwhelm Zach Bohannon's mind as each Wisconsin game passes with him watching from the bench. The clock is ticking down on his college basketball career, and despite putting in the work, any playing time rewards have been modest at best this season.
Yet Bohannon, a 6-foot-6 redshirt junior forward, remains practical...
Despite scoring 48 second-half points and getting a career-high 20 points from freshman George Marshall, Wisconsin's dreadful first half did in the Badgers, losing 70-66 to Iowa - the third straight defeat UW has suffered at the hands of the Hawkeyes and first of the Big Ten season.
IOWA CITY, Iowa Five minutes had passed during Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan's postgame press conference when a reporter reminded him that no undefeated Big Ten teams remained in conference play.
Ryan, of course, didn't need a refresher. Not after what he saw on the court earlier in the night.
"Oh, rub it in," Ryan said after Wisconsin lost, 70-66, Saturday against...