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Early Basketball Opponent Preview: Northern Kentucky

You may remember these from last year, but if you don’t here’s a quick refresher. We will be going over each non-conference basketball opponent in a quick, fun post. As the games get closer, we will go more into depth, but for now, start to get excited for the most hyped Badger season in school […]

Bo Ryan

Wisconsin students #MakeBoPay a lot at annual cancer fundraiser

What started as a one-time event to raise awareness about cancer has turned in to one of the most anticipated charity events on the Madison campus. On Wednesday, it was time for the third annual #MakeBoPay event at the Kohl Center, and boy did the students make Bo pay this year. The annual Bo and […]


Bo Ryan, Badgers get to work despite increased expectations

The Wisconsin Badgers have more national attention than they’ve ever had, culminating with a No. 4 ranking in the preseason USA Today Coaches Poll released on Thursday. However, in true Bo Ryan fashion, this team is emphasizing what will make it better and not how good everyone else thinks they are. When asked about the […]

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Badgers hoops picked as unanimous Big Ten champ in preseason poll

My have the times changed amongst the media and pollsters. Wisconsin was long the little engine that could, and did, in college basketball. All its ever done under Bo Ryan is make the NCAA tournament every single year, never finish lower than fourth in the Big Ten regular season standings and last season his team […]


Badgers Men’s Basketball student tickets sell out in 5 minutes

MADISON, Wis. — Tickets to Wisconsin’s famous Grateful Red student section went on sale Wednesday, September 17, at 7:00 a.m. By 7:05 a.m., all 2,100 were gone. With the sellout, the student section at the Kohl Center for Wisconsin men’s basketball has completely sold out for 10 of the last 13 seasons. However, a number […]

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Wisconsin Badgers non-conference basketball schedule released

The Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team will go in to the 2014-15 season as one of the most talked about teams in the country. It will also be a team that will not shy away from a challenge either, at least that’s what the non-conference schedule tells us. “Every year it’s our goal to put […]

Hayes' start at UW couldn't have been any better.

Badgers basketball gets UAB in 1st round of Battle 4 Atlantis

ESPN began revealing the brackets for most major college basketball tournament on Tuesday, and among that group was the Battle 4 Atlantis—which the Wisconsin Badgers will participate in this season. In revealing the bracket, Wisconsin found out it will face UAB in the first round of the tournament. Considering names like Butler, Florida, Georgetown, Oklahoma, […]


Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball receive Final Four rings (pics)

While we are all paying attention to the Wisconsin Badgers football program, the men’s basketball program decided to sneak one in on us as well. The team had practice on Monday and were presented their rings for making the Final Four last season. Here’s the video of it happening after practice: and another look at […]

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Frank Kaminsky named best returning player in College Basketball

Wisconsin basketball is riding a wave of unprecedented popularity following its run to the 2014 Final Four. However, pundits haven’t always been in love with the Badgers and so when CBS Sports’ Seth Davis named UW’s own Frank Kaminsky as the best returning player in College Basketball it was a little more than surprising. Kaminsky […]

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Brust, Taylor added to Milwaukee Bucks Summer League roster

The Milwaukee Bucks announced its official 2014 NBA Summer League roster on Thursday, and it will be a Badger backcourt reunion. Recently graduated shooting guard Ben Brust and his former backcourt mate Jordan Taylor were both invited to be part of the team heading to Las Vegas. Milwaukee’s opening game will be July 11th and […]


Badgers basketball confirms 2 walk-ons added to 2014 class

Wisconsin comes in to 2014 with just one scholarship player added to the roster (Ethan Happ). However, on Monday the Badgers made long-rumored walk-on prospects Matt Ferris and T.J. Schlundt officially part of the team. Both hail from Wisconsin, with Ferris attending Appleton Xavier and Schlundt attending both Oconomowoc and St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy. Schlundt became […]


Badgers vs. Marquette basketball set for B1G Championship Saturday…again

In what feels like an annual tradition as of late, it appears Wisconsin will take on rival Marquette on the same Saturday as the Big Ten football championship game. At least, that was the hint given by Marquette’s basketball twitter account earlier on Tuesday: UW and the Golden Eagles (is that what they are called […]


Our best Badger basketball team of all-time

Oh @ballislife — who knew you’d start a firestorm of copycats with your $15 all-time NBA roster challenge. Well, the folks in the communications department at UW decided to throw out the gauntlet to us as well. OK, so naturally you suckered us in here at MTB. Who would be my starting five? Well, for […]