Originally written on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 12/31/12
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It's time... time for the New Year to begin, but before we get there it's also time for us to hit on the biggest stories of the year and on our countdown we've reached the cream of the crop... Yes, the top 3 stories of 2012. We last left off talking about one of the greatest records in all of college football - as No. 4 was Montee Ball breaking the career TD record.  So, what the heck did it take to make the Top 3? Well, it takes team success and when you say team success I'm not sure if there's any more of a perfect picture than Wisconsin basketball. After all, they've never missed the NCAA tournament under Bo Ryan. But, what they did in 2012 was one of the best feats of the Bo Ryan era - making the Sweet 16. What Happened: Wisconsin looked like a fish out of water at times during the beginning of the Big Ten, starting that portion of the season at 1-3 and needing to play well in stretches of the remaining schedule just to get into the NCAA tournament. Instead, they did m...
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