during the West Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Staples Center on March 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Don’t expect much change in Badgers look with Under Armour deal

Hallelujah! Wisconsin is now free of the chains of horrendous looks from the fine folks at adidas. On Friday, the long-rumored and earlier reported deal between the Badgers athletic department and athletic apparel supplier Under Armour was announced. According to multiple reports, that deal is for 10 years and worth a staggering $96 million to […]


Welcoming Wisconsin Hocky’s Freshman: Defensemen

The 2015-16 Badger Men’s hockey season will get underway this Friday night, October 9th , at the Kohl Center. With the new season come ten new faces added to the Wisconsin roster. Introducing the Freshman Defensive Unit   Peter Tischke, Defenseman, #6, 6-1, 205 lbs. from Hinsdale, Illinois  Tischke comes to Wisconsin after three seasons […]


Wisconsin Badgers make long-awaited move to Under Armour

Fans can rejoice! The University of Wisconsin athletic department is no longer an adidas school. On Friday, the UW Board of Regents is expected to approve a 10-year deal between the athletic department and the Maryland-based athletic outfitter. It represents the first change in athletic clothing supplier for the university in over a decade, as […]


Welcoming Wisconsin Hockey’s Freshmen: Forwards

The 2015-16 Badger Men’s hockey season will get underway this Friday night, October 9, at the Kohl Center. With the new season come ten new faces added to the Wisconsin roster.   Introducing the Freshmen Forwards   Matthew Freytag, Forward, #15, 6-1, 198 lbs., from Wayzata, Minnesota Freytag joins the Wisconsin Badgers after a stint […]

Badgers wrestling starts season as No. 14 team in the nation

The Wisconsin wrestling team is tabbed as the No.14 team in the nation in FloWrestling’s preseason team rankings. UW, who finished last season ranked No.13, was one of eight Big Ten teams earning recognition in the first rankings of the season, including No.1 Penn State. Other conference squads in the rankings included: Iowa (No.3), Michigan […]

MADISON, WI - OCTOBER 03: Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers drops back and passes the football during the first half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Camp Randall Stadium on October 03, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers Literally Give Up Heartland Trophy in Loss to Iowa

Wisconsin has owned the last three matchups in the battle for the Heartland Trophy, but thanks to five total turnovers the big bull of a trophy is heading back to the Iowa Hawkeyes trophy case. Joel Stave threw two interceptions and the Badgers (3-2, 0-1 B1G) fumbled the football three times en route to a […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 26: Vince Biegel #47 of the Wisconsin Badgers sacks Max Wittek of the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors during the first half of play at Camp Randall Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes: Preview, Predictions and Prognostications

When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 11a.m. CT Where: Madison, Wis.; Camp Randall Stadium (80,231) TV: ESPN Radio: Badger Sports Network Last Meeting: Wisconsin Win, 26-24 (Nov. 22, 2014) All-Time Series: Wisconsin leads 44-42-2   1 Burning Question: Is Taiwan Deal Ready for Prime Time? The Wisconsin Badgers redshirt freshman running back showcased an ability to be the Badgers workhorse running back last […]


Trio of Badgers Wrestlers Earn Rankings Heading in to the Season

With the unveiling of the FloWrestling individual rankings complete, the Wisconsin wrestling team finds itself with a trio of wrestlers earning recognition. Ryan Taylor (133 pounds) and Isaac Jordan (165) are each ranked third in their respective weight classes, while Ricky Robertson is ranked No. 10 at 174 pounds. Taylor was an All-American at 133 […]


2-fer Thursday: Badgers football secures 1st 2017 commitment

The state of Arizona is hot, who doesn’t know that? However, it is Cardinal and White hot these days, as the Badgers secured their second commitment from the state in a single day. After Karé Lyles joined the Badgers as their quarterback in the 2016 class, fellow legacy recruit Kayden Lyles may not have been […]


Badgers adds Top 50 DT Garrett Rand to 2016 football class

The first night game in nearly three years served as a major recruiting weekend, and it has yielded major dividends for the Badgers already. After getting a commitment on Sunday, our recruiting partners at Badger247 are reporting Wisconsin has a major commitment on its hands. It comes in the form of 4-star defensive tackle Garrett […]

IOWA CITY, IA - NOVEMBER 22: Defensive end Konrad Zagzebski #91 of the Wisconsin Badgers hoists the Heartland Trophy in the air after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes, on November 22, 2014 at Kinnick Stadium, in Iowa City, Iowa. Wisconsin won 26-24. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Top 5 Badgers victories in Iowa-Wisconsin Rivalry History

Iowa-Wisconsin — it’s always been a special and important matchup for the two programs. It was all kicked up a notch when Barry Alvarez was hired and the two programs became even more competitive with each other. Today the rivalry includes the fight for the Heartland Trophy, and after a long lay-off in the series […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 26: Taiwan Deal #28 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs with the football during the second half against the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at Camp Randall Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Taiwan Deal shows why he has potential to be answer in Big Ten play

Wisconsin Badger fans were waiting to see the Badgers offense of old, and on the opening possession against Hawai’i it got that and then some. What those in attendance and those watching at home didn’t know was coming was the answer to the run game question that’s been asked since the Alabama game. The answer […]


Badgers get first CB commit of 2016 recruiting cycle

The Wisconsin Badgers secondary will take a major hit following the 2015 season, with three of four starters graduating and key reserves moving on. It means recruiting the cornerback position is a big emphasis of the Badgers coaching staff. Saturday was the biggest recruiting weekend, not only for the secondary, but for the entire 2016 […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 29: Corey Clement #6 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs in for a touchdown during the second half against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Corey Clement out 4-6 weeks after injury requires surgery

Running back Corey Clement has been out for the better part of two-and-a-half games for the Wisconsin Badgers. We were all told it was due to a strained groin and it was just a matter of when, not if Clement would return to the field. So much for that, as head coach Paul Chryst revealed […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 19:  Wide receiver John Johnson #2 of the Troy Trojans runs with the football after a reception against linebacker Chris Orr #50 of the Wisconsin Badgers during the second quarter of the college football game at Camp Randall Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin.  The Badgers defeated the Trojans 28-3.   (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Chris Orr to start against Hawaii

On the latest episode of The Motion W on Badger Sports Radio, both Sawyer and myself wondered about the status of linebacker Chris Orr after his rocket-fueled performance against Troy last Saturday. After racking up a team-high 14 tackles it was clear that the true freshman linebacker belonged on the field in a major way. […]


Wisconsin WBB to appear on BTN four times in 2015-16 season

The University of Wisconsin women’s basketball program has hit hard times as of late, missing out on the NCAA tournament since the 2009-10 season and missing out on the postseason for each of the past four seasons. However, that won’t stop BTN from airing games featuring the Badgers this season. In fact, the Badgers will […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 19:  Quarterback Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers throws a pass during the second quarter of the college football game against the Troy Trojans at Camp Randall Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Is Joel Stave Really One of Big Ten’s Best QB’s?

Joel Stave and Big Ten’s best aren’t exactly words that have gone hand-in-hand throughout his career at the University of Wisconsin. That was especially the case after last season’s performance. What a difference a year and a new lease on life makes. It’s no secret that the Wisconsin Badgers offense is currently running through the […]

during the college football game at Camp Randall Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin.

Badgers 28, Troy 3: Big Plays Boost Wisconsin to Hard-Earned Victory

Another inferior opponent on paper, another slow start for the Wisconsin Badgers. However, a halftime talk sparked UW and it raced off to a 28-3 victory over the visiting Troy Trojans and improved to 2-1 on the year. Despite not lighting up the scoreboard with points, the Badgers defense held an opponent out of the […]

EVANSTON, IL- OCTOBER 04: Tanner McEvoy #5 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds by the Northwestern Wildcats during the first half on October 4, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Troy Trojans: Preview, Predictions and Prognosis

When: Saturday, Sept. 19, 2:30p.m. CT Where: Madison, Wis.; Camp Randall Stadium (80,231) TV: BTN Radio: Badger Sports Network Last Meeting: First Meeting All-Time Series: N/A   1 Burning Question: Can Badgers Defense Pitch Another Shut Out? While most questions are focusing on the Badgers run game, the Badgers defense had themselves a heck of a day against Miami (OH). Not […]


UW gets their King, as top 2017 recruit commits to Badgers

The Wisconsin Badgers have missed on a number of the top college basketball prospects out of their home state, with Sam Dekker being a notable exception. However, that is changing thanks to the combination of winning and style. No more evidence exists of that than the

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 15:  Dare Ogunbowale #23 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates a touchdown against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Without Corey Clement, Badgers run game remains a mystery

Eight carries does not a season make. That’s the total carries expected star running back Corey Clement has gotten for the Wisconsin Badgers in 2015. Such is life when you have a nagging groin injury that hasn’t fully healed. However, many expected Clement to be back quickly following a week in which he didn’t practice […]

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 05:  Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers throws before the Advocare Classic against the Alabama Crimson Tide at AT&T Stadium on September 5, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Joel Stave’s renewal makes Badgers offense dangerous

Joel Stave entered the 2015 season amid some big time skepticism, and rightfully so after a season like the last one. However, the senior quarterback had 28 games of starting experience and lessons learned to build upon in the offseason. Add in the hire of Paul Chryst as head coach, and there was serious reason […]