Found December 19, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
Just three months ago I was at Camp Randall Stadium when the Wisconsin Badgers narrowly avoided what would had been a major upset when Utah State’s late 37-yard field goal attempt sailed wide right. Sitting behind the visiting team tunnel that night, I could not help but notice the appreciative ovation the losing Aggies received from the UW faithful as they trudged off.  Conference rivals such as Michigan State or Ohio State no doubt get much ruder sendoffs win-or-lose in Madison, and it was a moment that reminded me of much of the good in college athletics. I had no clue that I would be writing 90-some days later about the visiting coach from that night becoming the next head man at the University of Wisconsin. Image credit: Tom Smart, Deseret News Then again I didn’t foresee Bret Bielema joining the very conference that he was bashing the past off-season. Nothing will be official on Gary Andersen’s imminent hiring until Thursday (UW head football coach is a state position, so hir...
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