Found July 30, 2012 on Madtown Badgers:
PLAYERS: Montee Ball
TEAMS: Wisconsin Badgers
Just days before the beginning of camp, the Wisconsin football team has added a late piece to the puzzle. Tom Mulhern of the Wisconsin State Journal reports that former Waukesha West standout Joe Schobert has accepted a late walk-on offer from the Badgers. Schobert played both ways for the Wolverines in high school, but it appears as though he will initially start off on the defense at UW. Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel breaks down Wisconsin’s offensive line as it stands right now. Though all eyes will be on Montee Ball this season, the men up front will be an instrumental part of his success. The Badgers also received a good deal of attention on ESPN’s Big Ten blog on Monday. Brian Bennett dissected the Badgers’ schedule as part of his schedule analysis series and also ranked the top defensive line units in the conference. Switching over to the hardwood, the deadline for requesting men’s basketball season tickets is Tuesday. Click here to make sure you don...

Police: UW's Ball victim of 'unprovoked assault'

MADISON, Wis. University of Wisconsin running back Montee Ball, a Heisman Trophy finalist last year, was the victim of what Madison Police are investigating as an "unprovoked assault" early Wednesday morning. According to a Madison Police report, witnesses said five men attacked Ball while he was walking in the 500 block of University Avenue at 2:15 a.m. CT. Ball was...

Wisconsin’s Monty Ball Attacked by 5 Men

University of Wisconsin running back Monty Ball was the victim of an “unprovoked assault” early Wednesday morning. Madison Police report Ball was attacked by five men while walking down the 500 block of University Avenue in Madison, Wisconsin at 2:15 a.m. Ball was “knocked to the ground and kicked” in the body and head. Ball was taken to the hospital with head injuries...

Wisconsin's Montee Ball Victim Of Unprovoked Attack

Madison, WI (Sports Network) - Wisconsin star running back Montee Ball was the victim of "an unprovoked assault" early Wednesday morning. According to the Madison police report, Ball was attacked by five men while walking on University Ave. He was knocked to the ground and kicked before being hospitalized with head injuries. Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema issued a...

Five assailants injure Montee Ball in ‘unprovoked assault’

Wisconsin’s Montee Ball was attacked last night in what the Madison Police are calling and unprovoked incident (Credit: AP Photo/Michael Conroy) In a press release, Wisconsin confirmed that the All-American running back “was the victim of what Madison Police are investigating as an ‘unprovoked assault’ early Wednesday morning.”  According to the police report provided...

Wiscosin RB Montee Ball attacked on street

The University of Wisconsin's best football player, Running Back Montee Ball was released from a Madison area hospital early Wednesday morning after apparently being attacked while walking down the street. According to the school, Ball was treated for head injuries after 5 unknown men jumped him while walking down University Avenue near campus. The City of Madison Police reports...

Badgers' Ball wants name said differently

CHICAGO Given his outstanding individual performance a year ago, University of Wisconsin running back Montee Ball's name is a hot topic as a Heisman Trophy candidate for his senior season in 2012. If people are going to talk about him, Ball figures it's about time they pronounce his name correctly. During the Big Ten media days last week, Ball revealed that he preferred...

Police: Several leads in Ball attack

Detectives investigating an assault that left star Wisconsin running back Montee Ball with a concussion have identified ''several persons of interest'' and believe the altercation may be related to a fight five days earlier, Madison police said Saturday. Investigators determined that a fight occurred late on July 27 and into the morning of July 28 involving Wisconsin...

Montee Ball was allegedly attacked and had to go to the hospital

Wisconsin running back Montee Ball was attacked by 5 men and taken to the hospital according to ESPN analyst Joe Schad. Wisconsin announces Montee Ball was attacked by five men and was kicked and taken to hospital with head injuries — Joe Schad (@schadjoe) August 1, 2012 Ball was invited to attend the Heisman ceremony last year and put up crazy stats for the Badgers. Eventually...

Wisconsin’s Montee Ball vicitm of assault

Montee Ball who surprised many by putting off the NFL Draft for a year and coming back to school and play for the Wisconsin Badgers for one more season, was a victim of assault last night on campus. Below is a statement from Wisconsin head football coach Bret Bielema … “My concern right now is for Montee’s health and well-being. Montee has been released from the hospital...

Simulating the 2012 Badgers Season

Monday can't come fast enough here at MadTownBadgers, so because we're so damn anxious and a bunch of self-described sports geeks here we decided to go to the ultimate source to tell us just how this season will play out for the Badgers, you know the source as EA Sports' NCAA 13. Wisconsin is a top 5 team in the game with a 99 overall ranking. They own the 2nd best offense...

Badgers Eying Missouri OL

Wisconsin has poked around in the state of Missouri over the last few recruiting cycles but haven't grabbed a big name from the 'Show Me State' since Montee Ball. In terms of junior offensive lineman Roderick Johnson, he certainly would quality as a 'big' prospect.

Badgers' No. 2 WR spot up for grabs

This is the third in a series of 11 previews leading up to the Wisconsin football team's Aug. 6 start of practice. July 27: Quarterbacks July 28: Running backs July 29: Wide receivers July 30: Tight ends July 31: Offensive linemen Aug. 1: Defensive linemen Aug. 2: Linebackers Aug. 3: Cornerbacks Aug. 4: Safeties Aug. 5: Specialists Aug. 6: Coaches TODAY'S POSITION: WIDE...
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