MADISON, Wis. -- Bart Houston had no inkling his first game appearance as a college quarterback was approaching on Saturday afternoon. Wisconsin was pounding UMass, and that meant backup Curt Phillips would take the field to cap a 45-0 blowout victory.
Only Phillips, a sixth-year senior, never made his way off the sideline. Instead, he went to head coach Gary Andersen and suggested...
His name hasn't been mentioned by the Wisconsin coaches in the short conversation about who could start at quarterback, but Bart Houston is hoping his play over the past week will open some eyes.
In his first interview since joining the University of Wisconsin football team, freshman quarterback Bart Houston talks about his rehab, his improvement during his redshirt year and his desire to not waste any team competing for the starting quarterback job.