Badgers Basketball Preview: Cal Golden Bears edition

The Matchup: No. 6 Wisconsin (10-1) at Cal (9-1) When: Monday, Dec. 22; 8pm CT Where: Berkley, CA; Haas Pavilion TV: ESPN2 Radio: Badger Radio Network Last Meeting: UW won 81-56 (12/2/12) in Madison All-Time Series: Cal leads 5-3 Projected Starting Lineups: Cal Golden Bears: G Jordan Matthews — So. 6-3, 205 (13.0 ppg, 3.5 rpg) G Tyrone Wallace — Jr. 6-5, […]


Big Ten Weekly Preview: December 22-28

Well last week wasn’t my finest week. I’ll definitely blame it on the fact that the B1G doesn’t seem like the deep basketball conference we’ve gotten to know in the past. There were some bad losses and some tough losses last week. The sad thing is, it’s starting to get too late in the year […]

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No news is good news on Badgers recruiting front

As the dust settles from Paul Chryst’s hire as the 30th head coach of the Wisconsin Badgers, the excitement turns to questions of what comes next. What about the coaching staff? How about the hire affecting recruiting? For those of us who remember the last coaching hire vividly, it was clear an upheaval was coming. […]

NCAA Football: Maryland at Wisconsin

10 Badgers offensive players most impacted by Paul Chryst hire

Paul Chryst is officially on the job as Wisconsin Badgers head football coach, and that means time to evaluate the roster and take in Outback bowl preparations. It also means finding a coaching staff that will work. However, nothing is more important that sitting down and figuring out what his first Wisconsin Badgers team looks […]


Dave Aranda to stick around as Badgers defensive coordinator

When Gary Andersen moved to Oregon State many wondered if his defensive coordinator, Dave Aranda, would move a third time with him. That didn’t happen, and Aranda made it clear he wanted to stay in Madison no matter what. It appears that Barry Alvarez’s pitch and Pau Chryst’s feel for the coach is paying off. […]


Badger Basketball: This Year and Last

With the break this week, we figured, why not look back to last year at this point in the season and see how it matches up with this year. Obviously last year there wasn’t the hype there was this year, but that team also was undefeated heading into the finals break. We’ll start with the […]


Big Ten Title talk- Who’s going to win it in 2015?

As 2014 comes to an end and the Wisconsin Men’s hockey team shifts its focus to a brand new calendar year, Senior defensemen, Chase Drake, says the team’s New Year’s resolution stays the same as it has always been. “Our goal is to win a Big Ten Title”. Lofty goals for a team that will […]

Wisconsin-Cal tickets inexpensive for game of such magnitude

One measure of a college basketball team is not how they fare in their wins, but how the team performs after losing. The Wisconsin Badgers entered this season ranked 4th in the AP, Associated Press, Poll and with senior center Frank Kaminsky selected as a favorite to win the John R. Wooden Award, college basketball’s […]


It’s Official!! Badgers finally name Paul Chryst as head coach

The Wisconsin Badgers weren’t very good at keeping secrets as athletic director Barry Alvarez went on the search for UW’s 30th head coach in history of its football program. Wisconsin was set to name Paul Chryst as the next head coach since last Friday according to media reports at the time, and on Wednesday the […]


Report: Chryst will bring two members of Pitt Staff to Wisconsin

Pitt’s Paul Chryst is fully expected to become the next Wisconsin Badgers head coach and on Monday reputable coaching site, CoachingSearch.com, is reporting that the only thing standing in the way is the human resources process at Wisconsin. That means the waiting game plays out until Wednesday when the worst kept secret in the state […]


Wisconsin Badgers potential assistant coaches under Paul Chryst

The Wisconsin Badgers won’t have a new head coach offer and/or announcement until Wednesday (despite all signs pointing to Paul Chryst being the man that will be offered and accept the job). However, that means we’ve got coaches hanging in limbo for the next few days. It also means that some coaches are going to […]

Crossroads Classic

Big Ten Weekly Preview: December 15-21

Not a lot to see this week, as most schools are taking a light week due to finals. We do have some solid match-ups this weekend though, as there are a good number of neutral site games to look forward to. Last week (21-6) & Overall (103-23) Event of the Week Crossroads Classic If the […]