Found November 01, 2013 on
Wisconsin star Melvin Gordon was once committed to Iowa. With the Hawkeyes on the schedule in Week 10, the Badgers running back discusses making the switch.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Wisconsin running backs James White and Melvin Gordon form a pretty dynamic duo, both on and off the field. A few days ago we showed you them dressed up as Power Rangers while visiting kids with the Badgers Childhood Cancer Network — now it’s time to share some more of their good work.
This time, the pair is spreading cheer with their dance moves — their touchdown celebration...
Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon nearly went to Iowa.
The Hawkeyes will soon get to see what they missed out on.
Gordon, a sophomore who verbally committed to Iowa before joining the 22nd-ranked Badgers (5-2, 3-1 Big Ten), has emerged as the nation's most productive running back heading into Saturday's game in Iowa City.
Gordon has run for 1,012 yards on 9.5 yards...
Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen chose to go an interesting route when choosing a Halloween costume this year. Andersen dressed up as one of his own players – presumably Beau Allen, given the hair – and participated in a blocking drill with him in front of the team. The team absolutely loved it.
While he got the best of Allen the first time around, the senior nose guard actually...
Yeah, winning the Heartland Trophy means something to the Wisconsin Badgers players.
While we can't go in the locker room with them and get that immediate reaction, we have the next best thing: Twitter.
Here's how some of them reacted to the win.
View the story "Badgers react to Iowa win" on Storify
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin running backs Melvin Gordon and James White have celebrated plenty of touchdowns on the sidelines this season, scoring at a rate nearly unmatched in college football. Now, the pair has another reason to celebrate -- their own "dance craze" video.
The Wisconsin athletic department produced a video entitled: "Wisconsin Football: Dance Craze...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Linebacker Chris Borland has missed a second day of practice for No. 22 Wisconsin as he recovers from a strained right hamstring.
Coach Gary Andersen said earlier this week that he expected his star senior to be ready for Saturday's game at Iowa.
Defensive coordinator Dave Aranda said Wednesday that Borland was held out as a precaution, and that the team...
With senior defensive end Tyler Dippel missing the game to attend to a "serious family issue" in California, Wisconsin's defensive line steps up in one of its most impressive performances of the season in a 28-9 win over Iowa.
The Badgers rolled Bo Ryan's former employer, Wisconsin-Platteville, 81-50, in the lone exhibition game for Wisconsin on Wednesday night.
However, it wasn't all sunshine and roses for the Badgers as they struggled in some areas before using a late 1st half surge to start pulling away.
Defensively, the Badgers struggled in the 1st half and led just 20-18 before a...
MADISON, Wis. -- Question marks abound this time of year for college basketball programs across the country because October intra-squad practices can only reveal so much. That's why No. 21 Wisconsin's 80-51 exhibition victory against UW-Platteville, though it won't officially count for anything, was so important Wednesday night at the Kohl Center -- it signified a step...
Although much the coverage in the week leading up to the matchup with Iowa was on Melvin Gordon's one-time commitment to the Hawkeyes, senior James White has unfinished business at Kinnick Stadium. The result was a 132-yard, two-touchdown performance in a 28-9 Badgers victory Saturday.
The No. 24 Wisconsin Badgers will travel to play the Iowa Hawkeyes in a match-up of two schools from the Big Ten this Saturday.
Wisconsin (5-2) will be looking to score a win over Iowa (5-3) as it seeks to run its win streak to three.
Coverage of the game between Wisconsin and Iowa will air on ABC beginning at 12:00 pm ET from Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, IA.
Senior guard Ben Brust scored a game-high 20 points and sophomore forward Sam Dekker added 13, as Wisconsin out scored Platteville by 22 in the second half to earn a 80-51 victory at the Kohl Center.
Join us for the return of a rivalry in our live blog of the Wisconsin-Iowa game.
Kickoff on Saturday is set for 11 a.m. CT, but we'll start up around 10:30 a.m.
So come join us -- whether you are sitting at home on your couch or out and about using a mobile device -- for updates and analysis as well as submitting your own comments and questions.
(Note: mobile users might want...
Chicagoland native and now Wisconsin Badgers basketball senior Ben Brust talks about coming back home for Thursday's media day in this exclusive video.