Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 3/22/13
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 second time under Ryan. T...
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