Found June 12, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MADISON, Wis. If Wisconsin's secondary depth contained questions during spring practices, those questions have already increased as the team's summer workouts begin. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, safety Reggie Mitchell, a redshirt freshman, has left the Wisconsin program. WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh reported Mitchell had been released from his scholarship and would transfer to play for his hometown school, the University of Pittsburgh. The move seemingly comes at a curious time because Mitchell was in the mix to be a starter at safety alongside senior Dezmen Southward next season. Mitchell competed in the spring with the No. 1 defense at safety, and Badgers coach Gary Andersen sounded pleased with his progress. "I'm excited about what he did," Andersen told Sirius XM's College Sports Nation show in May. "I believe as a freshman coming in he is going to lock down one of those safety spots." If Mitchell does indeed transfer to Pitt, he...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Reggie Mitchell transferring to Pitt, Lewis moving to Secondary

In the past 72 hours we've seen a lot of transfer news coming out of Wisconsin, first it was Danny O'Brien, then it was fellow QB Chase Knox, and now today, perhaps the most surprising of all the news comes out: redshirt freshman Reggie Mitchell is transferring from Wisconsin to Pitt.  At least that is what is being reported by media outlets in Pittsburgh and by the...

A Wisconsin Badgers 2013 season prediction explained

Good news, Badgers fans. If you attend a Wisconsin homefootball game in 2013, the folks who produce Athlon Sports' college footballmagazine believe you'll leave satisfied with a victory.The bad news? Don't count on similar success for the Badgersaway from home.Steven Lassan, the magazine's college football editor,recently released his predictions for the upcoming...

Plan B could turn out just fine for new Wisconsin kicker Andrew Endicott

Four months ago, Andrew Endicott thought he'd found the perfect scenario when he chose to attend the University of Nevada as a preferred walk-on kicker for the football team. In a short time, he had developed a strong rapport with Wolf Pack special teams coach Jeff Genyk. And he would reside just a couple hours from his hometown in Sacramento, Calif. As college plans went, Endicott...

Video: Wisconsin Football Team Partners With Make-A-Wish To Give Back To Young Fan

The Wisconsin Badgers football team works hard, both on and off the field. Recently, the Badgers paired up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to support a young fan who is dealing with Histiocytosis X, a rare disease that involves abnormal cells in one’s bone marrow. Darien Moran is a 14-year-old boy, who, due to his illness, spends a lot of his time in his room recovering. He is...

Notes: Secondary Takes Another Hit

Already needing to replace three starting defensive backs before opening the 2013 season, Wisconsin's secondary took another hit Wednesday, as safety Reggie Mitchell reportedly will transfer from the program.

Badgers basketball freshman get number assignments in unique announcement

The power and creativity displayed by twitter is simply amazing and we have another example of that today as the Wisconsin Men's basketball team unveiled the number assignments for the incoming freshman class via the social media outlet earlier today.  So, here they are for you in all their glory:  Number assignments are in for the #Badgers freshmen. Bronson Koenig...

TPBT Interview Series: NBA Draft Prospect - Jared Berggren

TheProBasketballTalk's Jacob Noble (@ProBskbllTalk) recently spoke with Jared Berggren about Bo Ryan, NBA Draft and the Summer League. Don't miss this interview with the Wisconsin forward.http://www.blogtalkradio.com/probaske...http://www.twitter.com/probskblltalk (Jacob Noble)http://www.twitter.com/jberggren40 (Jared Berggren) Draft Express Profile
Badgers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.