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Wisconsin got Nigel Hayes basket despite shot clock violation (Video)

One of the biggest controversies from Saturday’s Kentucky-Wisconsin Final Four game came with under three minutes to go when Nigel Hayes made a layup inside after the shot clock expired. Hayes’ layup tied the game at 60, and from there the Badgers took the lead and never gave it back. Sure, Kentucky had chances and...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Scores Bucket On Controversial Non Shot-Clock Violation

Wisconsin’s Nigel Hayes scored a controversial layup in the final couple of minutes during Saturday’s Final Four win over Kentucky.  Hayes’ bucket, that should have been called a shot-clock violation, tied the game up at 60-60. As you can see from the photo above, the clock is at 0 while the ball is still in the […] The post Wisconsin Scores Bucket On Controversial Non...
Via Diehardsport
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin’s Nigel Hayes Refuses To Talk About Kentucky, Cites What Happened To West Virginia’s Daxter Miles

Nigel Hayes is a smart young man.  Following Wisconsin’s Elite Eight victory against Arizona, the Badgers’ sophomore forward was asked about Kentucky, his team’s potential opponent in the Final Four.  Hayes, who scored eight points in the West Region final, refused to say anything about the undefeated Wildcats. He cited what happened to West Virginia and victory-guaranteeing...
Via College Spun
March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin’s Nigel Hayes says “Gosh, she’s beautiful” about stenographer on open mic

Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes is apparently quite fixated on press conference stenographers. Last Friday, he trolled the stenographer with “cattywampus, onomatopoeia, and antidisestablishmentarianism,” saying “Well, the wonderful lady over there, I think her title is stenographer, yes, okay. And she does an amazing job of typing words, sometimes if words are not in her dictionary...
Via Awful Announcing
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Goofy Nigel Hayes enamored by NCAA press conference stenographer

Wisconsin players were mesmerized by the NCAA Tournament press conference stenographer, so sophomore forward Nigel Hayes decided to test her skills during Saturday’s presser: The official Twitter account also tweeted out a picture and video of Badgers players Hayes, Sam Dekker and Frank Kaminsky being fascinated by the stenographer.   But seriously – have you ever seen...
Via The Catch and Shoot
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Nigel Hayes Throws Down A Nasty One-Handed Putback Dunk

Wisconsin and Iowa are in the middle of an exciting one at Carver-Hawkeye Arena with the Badgers leading 58-49 with under eight minutes remaining in the game. Wisconsin really began to build on the lead with a powerful tip-slam from sophomore forward Nigel Hayes off of a Bronson Koenig missed jumper. Hayes has 11 points for Wisconsin on 5-of-9 shooting. Frank Kaminsky leads all...
Via College Spun
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Nigel Hayes’ Videobomb Of Bo Ryan During His Post-Game Interview Is Fantastic

Wisconsin’s 86-43 win over the Nicholls Colonels this afternoon was mostly forgettable, unless you’re a fan of huge college basketball blowouts. Bo Ryan’s on-court interview after the game was not, but not because of anything the Badgers’ coach said. Forward Nigel Hayes, who scored 12 points in 24 minutes for Wisconsin, took the opportunity for an extended videobomb during...
Via College Spun
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

A load in the paint, Badgers' freshman Hayes keeps it light off-court

MILWAUKEE -- If you want to really understand Nigel Hayes, the first thing to know is there are two separate versions of Nigel Hayes. There is Hayes, the no-nonsense, all-business basketball player, a 6-foot-7, 250-pound chiseled and polished freshman who plowed his way to Big Ten Sixth Man of the Year honors this season. And then, there is the other, softer Nigel Hayes. Call him...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Badgers'€™ Nigel Hayes named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has been named the Big Ten's Freshman of the Week for the third time this season after averaging 14.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in victories against Illinois and No. 9 Michigan State, the conference announced Monday. Hayes, a 6-foot-7, 250-pounder from Toledo, Ohio, has emerged as one of the most polished freshman frontcourt players Badgers...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin's Hayes has the look of a freshman phenom

MADISON, Wis. -- Nigel Hayes hopped on a short elevator ride with his head coach last Wednesday before Wisconsin's road game against Minnesota. And Hayes, a freshman, admitted he wondered what Bo Ryan might have to say. "Those are usually uncomfortable sometimes with Coach Ryan's demeanor," Hayes said. "Getting on the elevator with him alone, it's kind of -- I wouldn't say intimidating...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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