Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 11/11/14
MADISON, Wis. The first opportunity for Wisconsin football fans to see the team's new coaching regime and its players in action has been set. Athletic officials announced Monday that Wisconsin's spring game would be held Saturday, April 20 at 2 p.m. The game will serve as the culmination of the Badgers' spring practice season under new coach Gary Andersen. Spring practices begin on Saturday, March. 9. Thus far, Andersen has spent the bulk of his time as coach shoring up Wisconsin's recruits for the Class of 2013. On Monday, the Badgers received a surprise commitment from quarterback Tanner McEvoy, one of the top junior college signal callers in the country, to add to an already crowded quarterback room. Wisconsin brings back Curt Phillips, Joel Stave, Danny O'Brien and adds Bart Houston into the mix for playing time next season. UW athletic director Barry Alvarez praised Andersen for his recruiting efforts in a short period of time on Monday and perhaps offered yet another subtle d...
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