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MADISON, WI - FEBRUARY 03:  Zak Showalter #3 of the the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates after drawing a foul during the second half against the Indiana Hoosiers at Kohl Center on February 03, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers pound Spartans en route to Big Ten title

Senior Day may be bittersweet for some players, but for Frank Kaminsky it was all business…and business was good. He went to work early and often and the Badgers benefited to the tune of a deceiving 68-61 victory. Deceiving because Wisconsin led by as man as 20 points and it took most of the last […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 08: Tracy Abrams #13 of the Illinois Fighting Illini pulls up for a two pointer during the first half against the Wisconsin Badgers at Kohl Center on January 08, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers Basketball Preview: Michigan State edition

The Matchup: Michigan State (19-9, 10-5 B1G) at No. 4 Wisconsin (25-3, 13-2 B1G) When: Sunday, March 1st; 3pm CT Where: Madison, WI; Kohl Center (17,279) TV: CBS Radio: Badgers Sports Network Last Meeting: L, 75-83 at Banker’s Life FH (3/15/14) All-Time Series: MSU leads, 75-61   Projected Starting Lineups: Michigan State G Tum Tum Nairn – Fr. 5-10, 170 (2.4 […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 20: Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers shoots a three pointer during the first half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kohl Center on January 20, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Joesh Gasser

Senior Day about controlling own legacy for Wisconsin Badgers

Senior day is always a bittersweet moment, no matter the team or the players involved. Four years of memories, hard work and effort is all coming to an end. For the Wisconsin Badgers, Sunday’s senior day has all of that and a lot more at stake too. Thanks to a road loss to No. 14 […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 07: Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers along with Sam Dekker #15, Traevon Jackson #12, Nigel Hayes #10, and Josh Gasser #21 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the second half against Wisconsin Badgers at Kohl Center on January 07, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisconsin’s 10-game win streak snapped by No. 15 Maryland

No. 5 Wisconsin had a chance to clinch a Big Ten championship on Tuesday night, but a 26-point night by Maryland forward Dez Wells spoiled the party and the Maryland Terps put the champagne on ice in a 59-53 win. The loss snapped a 10-game win streak by the Badgers and prevented this UW team from […]

MADISON, WI - FEBRUARY 15: Head Coach Bo Ryan of the Wisconsin Badgers talk to Duje Dukan #13 on the bench during the first half against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Kohl Center on February 15, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Bo Ryan

Badgers Basketball Preview: Maryland edition

The Matchup: No. 4 Wisconsin (25-2, 13-1 B1G) When: Tues. Feb. 24; 6pm CT Where: College Park, MD; Xfinity Center (17,950) TV: ESPN Radio: Badgers Sports Network Last Meeting: UW won, 78-69 at Maui Invitational (11/25/09) All-Time Series: Wisconsin leads, 5-2   Projected Starting Lineups: Maryland G Melo Trimble — Fr. 6-3, 190 (16.1 ppg, 3.6 rpg) G Richaurd Pack — […]

MADISON, WI - FEBRUARY 15: Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates with Bronson Koenig #24 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at Kohl Center on February 15, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers make it a perfect 10 with win over Gophers

The Badgers came in to the Border Battle rivalry game with Minnesota riding a 9-game win streak, with Sam Dekker red hot over the last three contests. Wisconsin didn’t need him on Saturday, pushing its win streak to 10 games with a 63-53 win over the Gophers.  After putting up 53 points in the last […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 20: Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers shoots a three pointer during the first half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kohl Center on January 20, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Joesh Gasser

Badgers Basketball Preview: Goofer edition

The Matchup: Minnesota (16-11, 5-9 B1G) at No. 4 Wisconsin (24-2, 12-1 B1G) When: Sat. Feb. 21; 11am CT Where: Madison, WI; Kohl Center (17,279) TV: ESPN Radio: Badgers Sports Network Last Meeting: UW won, 83-57, at BTT (3/14/14) All-Time Series: Minnesota leads, 102-94   Projected Starting Lineups: Goofers G Andre Hollins – Sr. 6-2, 195 (15.0 ppg, 4.1 rpg) G […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 15: Sam Dekker #15 of the Wisconsin Badgers drives to the hoop during the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Kohl Center on January 15, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers Basketball Preview: Penn State away edition

The Matchup: No. 4 Wisconsin (23-2, 11-1 B1G) at Penn State (15-11, 3-10 B1G) When: Wed. Feb. 18; 6pm CT Where: University Park, PA; Bryce Jordan Center (15,271) TV: BTN Radio: Badgers Sports Network Last Meeting: UW won, 89-72, in Madison (12/31/14) All-Time Series: Wisconsin leads, 32-10   Projected Starting Lineups: Penn State G Shep Garner – Fr. 6-1, 185 (9.2 […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 20: Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers slam dunks during the second half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kohl Center on January 20, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Kaminsky, Dekker named to position award watch lists

MADISON, Wis. – A pair of Wisconsin men’s basketball standouts have been nominated for national awards at their respective positions, as senior Frank Kaminsky was named to the watch list for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award and junior Sam Dekker was named to the Julius Erving Award watch list, as announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 14: Head Coach Bo Ryan of the Wisconsin Badgers talks to the referee on the sidelines during the first half of play against the Northern Kentucky Norse at Kohl Center on November 14, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Bo Ryan named finalist for Naismith Hall of Fame

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan was named a finalist to be considered for election in the Class of 2015 for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, as announced Saturday at NBA All-Star Weekend. “I’m extremely humbled and honored just to be mentioned with the other names on the nominee list,” Ryan […]

MADISON, WI - JANUARY 20: Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers shoots a three pointer during the first half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kohl Center on January 20, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Joesh Gasser

Kaminsky, Koenig lead Badgers to easy sweep of Northwestern

No way the Badgers men’s basketball team would have it as easy as they did in the first meeting with Northwestern, right? UW won that one 81-58 in Evanston, and the chances were Northwestern would have a long memory. Instead, it was a severe case of deja vu, as the Badgers poured it on early […]

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Beyond the Box Score: Wisconsin 92, Indiana 78

It looked like a blowout halfway through the second half, but no one told the Hoosiers. While it was still a convincing win for the Badgers, it looked for a while like it was going to be a 30 point game. Let’s jump into the box score. All ten starters scored in double digits. Other […]

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