Milwaukee Panthers

Early Basketball Opponent Preview: Milwaukee

Looks like the Badgers will be getting used to I94 in December. The Badgers head back to Milwaukee on December 10 with a 8 p.m. tip-off against Milwaukee. School: Milwaukee Panthers Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Conference: Horizon Undergrad Enrollment: 23,031 2013-14 record: (21-14, 7-9 Horizon) Top returning players: Matt Tiby (12 pts, 6.5 rebounds); Austin Arians (11.1 pts, 3.5 rebounds); Steve […]


Early Basketball Opponents Preview: Marquette

Now we get to everyone’s favorite team. It also will be the first true road game for the Badgers this year. The Badgers will travel to Marquette on December 6 with an 11:30 a.m. tip-off School: Marquette Golden Eagles Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Conference: Big East Undergrad Enrollment: 8,378 2013-14 record: (17-15, 9-9 Big East) Top returning players: Deonte Burton (6.9 […]

Duke Blue Devils

Early Basketball Opponents Preview: Duke

Since we don’t know who the opponents in the rest of the Battle 4 Atlantis will be, and since I selfishly wanted to get to this match-up we jump to the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Duke visits the Kohl Center on December 3with an 8:30 p.m. tip-off. School: Duke Blue Devils Location: Durham, North Carolina Conference: Atlantic Coast […]

UAB Blazers

Early Basketball Opponent Preview: UAB

And now the first match of the much awaited Battle 4 Atlantis. The Badgers will take on UAB before facing the winner of Florida and Georgetown. Possible opponents for the third game would be North Carolina, UCLA, Oklahoma or Butler. It’s quite the field. Wisconsin and UAB tip off on November 26 at 6 p.m. […]


Koenig lifts white over red, 57-56, in annual Badgers basketball scrimmage

An announced crowd of 8,002 witnessed the annual Badgers Red/White scrimmage at the Kohl Center on Sunday afternoon, and those in attendance were treated to a nail-biter. It came down to sophomore Bronson Koenig hitting a pull-up jumper with 2.8 seconds left, as the white squad beat the red, 57-56. Koenig’s jumper put him in […]

Boise State

Early Basketball Opponent Preview: Boise State

Up next on the docket is our first game against a Western US team. It’s also the last game in Madison before heading to the Battle 4 Atlantis. Boise State visits the Kohl Center on November 22 with a 9 p.m. tip-off. School: Boise State Broncos Location: Boise, Idaho Conference: Mountain West Undergrad Enrollment: 18,982 2013-14 record: (21-13, 9-9 […]

Green Bay Phoenix

Early Basketball Opponent Preview: UW-Green Bay

And now we’ve reached our first Wisconsin-based opponent. It was quite a match-up last year in Green Bay. Let’s take a look at the Phoenix and see if they have what it takes to make it another great game in Madison. Green Bay visits the Kohl Center on November 19 with an 8 p.m. tip-off. […]

Kaminsky Dekker

Report: Sam Dekker suffers sprained ankle in practice

There may not have been a more hyped player coming out of the summer elite college camp circuit than Wisconsin’s own Sam Dekker. He managed to turn heads at both the Kevin Durant and LeBron James camps, and that meant hopes were high he’d be a very special player for the Badgers in 2014-15. Then […]


Early Basketball Opponent Preview: UT-Chattanooga

From Kentucky we travel south to get our next opponent. UT-Chattanooga travels to the Kohl Center on Sunday, November 16 with a noon start. School: UT-Chattanooga Mocs Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee Conference: Southern Conference Undergrad Enrollment: 11,429 2013-14 record: (18-15, 12-4 Southern) Top returning players: Casey Jones (12.2 pt, 6.2 rebounds); Ronrico White (10.8 pts, 2.4 assists); Martynas Bareika (9.4 pts, 2.8 […]

Northern Kentucky

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 […]

NCAA Wisconsin Arizona Basketball

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 […]