Houston gets start for No. 6 Wisconsin in Big Ten title game

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Fifth-year senior Bart Houston will start at quarterback for No. 6 Wisconsin on Saturday night in the Big Ten championship game against No. 8 Penn State. The team made the announcement on its official Twitter site. Houston replaces redshirt freshman Alex Hornibrook, who moved in front of Houston on the depth chart in late September. Hornibrook was listed as questionable...
Via Associated Press
December 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Badgers confident in QB Houston with Hornibrook questionable

MADISON, Wis. -- Bart Houston began the season as Wisconsin's starting quarterback before losing his job to Alex Hornibrook.With Hornibrook listed as questionable with a head injury for the Big Ten title game against No. 8 Penn State (10-2, 8-1 Big Ten) on Saturday, the No. 6 Badgers (10-2, 7-2) may have to turn back to Houston. A fifth-year senior, Houston rallied the Badgers to...
Via Associated Press
November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: Back to square one at quarterback

Bart Houston appeared to be the “ring leader” for Wisconsin Football in the first two weeks of the season. However, a stagnant offense against the 102nd defense in the country lands Alex Hornibrook the starting role against no. 8 Michigan State this weekend. Many experts looked to the Akron game as a possible let down for Wisconsin. The Badgers came off an impressive win over...
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

5 Keys to Success for Bart Houston as UW’s starting quarterback

On Thursday, what was a close race for the Badgers starting quarterback position came to an end. Head coach Paul Chryst went with the experienced arm in fifth-year senior Bart Houston. With the starting job figured out for the LSU game at Lambeau Field, it got us to wondering what would a successful 2016 season look like for the former highly touted quarterback out of De La Salle...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Wisconsin tabs senior Bart Houston as starting quarterback

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin is going with senior Bart Houston as the starting quarterback for the marquee season opener against No. 5 LSU. Coach Paul Chryst announced the decision Thursday night. Houston won the competition against redshirt freshman Alex Hornibrook. Houston will make his first career start on Sept. 3 against the Tigers at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. He was...
Via Associated Press
August 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Chryst picks Bart Houston as Badgers starter for season opener, but little answers as to why

The long-awaited answer has finally arrived — your opening game starting quarterback for the Wisconsin Badgers will be senior Bart Houston. On Thursday, head coach Paul Chryst announced his starter to be Houston. The #Badgers have their starting QB. Paul Chryst names Bart Houston starter for opener vs. LSU. — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) August...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Badgers set to pick between QBs Houston and Hornibrook

MADISON, Wis. -- Time is nearly up for Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst to make an important decision.He needs to pick a starting quarterback. Alex Hornibrook or Bart Houston?Hornibrook just grinned when it was suggested that the decision might be made by a coin flip before the Badgers face LSU on Sept. 3 in a marquee season opener at Lambeau Field.Houston couldn't shed any light either...
Via Associated Press
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bart Houston Interview after beating Illinois

Backup quarterback Bart Houston couldn’t have dreamed up a better performance in his most extended action as a Wisconsin Badger. His 232 yards and two touchdowns were instrumental in leading the Badgers to a 24-13 spoiling of Illinois’ Homecoming game. Houston spoke to after the game, and here is what he had to say about his day and the team win: The post WATCH...
Via Madtown Badgers
October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: Second half preview

Halfway through the regular season, the Wisconsin football team has a 4-2 record as it concludes its second and final bye week of the year. The season began with a heartbreaking loss to LSU on the opening Saturday of the season, followed by three consecutive nonconference victories. The Badgers were defeated by Northwestern in their Big Ten opener and took down Illinois in Madison...
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston 'not in the fight' for starting QB job

MADISON, Wis. -- When Bart Houston arrived on Wisconsin's campus two years ago, he figured his shot to be the team's starting quarterback would come in due time. Work hard, make smart decisions and accurate throws and the rest would fall into place. But that has not happened for Houston, a one-time four-star prospect from De La Salle High School in California. And now, the redshirt...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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