Found March 22, 2013 on
Fox Sports Wisconsin:
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Bo Ryan sat between two wooden panels in an oversized locker space, a shiny NCAA tournament pin still fastened to the lapel on his black suit jacket. He sipped a Powerade and sagged his shoulders. All the animation, the fist-pumping, the excessive clapping and screaming he had brought to the Wisconsin bench only a half-hour earlier had disappeared.In its place, an uncomfortable calmness surfaced. Ryan, the Badgers' 12th-year head coach, was resigned to his team's fate. After Wisconsin's worst performance of the season in its most important game, it was finally all over. No more practices remained for Ryan to strategize or maximize his players' talent.No. 12 seed Ole Miss overwhelmed No. 5 Wisconsin in the final few minutes to escape with a 57-46 victory in a round-of-64 NCAA tournament game at Sprint Center on Friday afternoon. Seeding suggested it wasn't supposed to end this soon for the Badgers, who lost in the opening round for just the secon...
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Wisconsin guard Zak Showalter dribbled down court during practice on Wednesday and spotted an open teammate cutting to the basket. Instincts, naturally, told him to zip a pass through the defense so the scout team could score two points against the Badgers' starters.He did ... only to find himself reprimanded and briefly pulled from the floor.If that reaction...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Stop if you've heard this before: Tortoise meets hare. Breakneck meets plodding. Wisconsin is playing a basketball game, and contrasts are being made between the Badgers and their opponent about the pace of play.
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Wisconsin's players have heard the talk about their methodical and so-called dull style for years. With No. 5 Wisconsin (23-11...
Cosmo named Wisconsin's Mike Bruesewitz one of the hottest guys of March Madness. Yeah ... his Wisconsin Badgers teammates don't quite agree.
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TAMIRA MADSEN Associated Press There are no egos at Wisconsin, no individual superstars carrying the team.
Relentless, hard-nosed and, yes, frustrating are the hallmarks of these Badgers - and they love it. They've embraced the defense-first approach and ridden it all the way back to the NCAA tournament for a 15th consecutive year, 12 straight under...
The University of Wisconsin Badgers (21-12-7) and Colorado College
(18-18-5) faceoff tonight in the championship game of the Red Baron WCHA Final
Five at 7:00 pm. Central.
You can watch that game on DirecTV channel 668 FSN, if you don’t
This is an important game for both teams.
The winner goes the NCAA playoffs. The Tigers if they lose,
The NCAA Tournament kicks off in full on Thursday, so I will just give some thoughts on some prospects from each region before each weekend. These are not meant to be scouting reports or evaluations, just some thoughts on how the play of certain pro prospects can affect their team’s ability to advance.
Next up is the West where Gonzaga is the top seed. (See...