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DE Keldric Preston becomes commit No. 14 for Badgers football

After going in-state and underground to pick up the first two members of the defensive end group in the 2016 class, the Wisconsin Badgers went a little more high profile for commit No. 3 at the position and commit No. 14 overall. Our recruiting partners at Badger247 confirmed that 3-star defensive end Keldric Preston has […]


July Could Be Big For Changing Course at Wide Receiver for UW

The 2014 Wisconsin Badgers had what it needed on defense, it certainly had the run game. However, there was one glaring weakness that stopped it from being a true national contender — any resemblance of a fearful passing game. It was never more on display than in the opening and closing losses for the Badgers. […]


Wisconsin gets fast commitment from 2016 TE Jake Hescock

It took awhile and a lot of swings and misses on the 2016 recruiting trail, but the Wisconsin Badgers finally found their tight end for the 2016 class. On Friday, tight end Jake Hescock made a verbal pledge to the Badgers. His commitment came on the heels of a visit to Madison earlier in the […]


Badgers double dip with Top247 Safety Craig Watts’ commitment

Wisconsin reeled in one of the two biggest fish on its recruiting board early on Saturday, just hours later it got even more good news. That’s because according to Badger247, Top247 safety Craig Watts gave his own verbal pledge to head coach Paul Chryst and Co. The commitment came in the middle of Watts’ four-day […]

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Badgers land U.S. Army All-American OT Cole Van Lanen

The Wisconsin Badgers’ June is turning out to be one productive month on the football recruiting trail. On Saturday, that productivity picked up to a whole new level with the verbal commitment of four-star offensive tackle Cole Van Lanen. Van Lanen, who will participate in the U.S. Army All-American game, became the 11th commitment to […]


Badgers get commit from Ohio LB Griffin Grady

As the summer months have heated up, so has the first real class for Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst. That hot streak on the recruiting trail was kept up on Wednesday night as three-star inside linebacker Griffin Grady announced his verbal commitment to the Badgers. Grady’s commitment may have been coming later this summer, […]


Chryst and Co. proving doubters wrong with big recruiting weekend

Message boards — they can be scourge of the earth or a really good indication of the pulse of a fanbase. Often times they are both, and in the case of Paul Chryst and his first full recruiting class it is much more of the later than the former. As June camp season continues to […]

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OT Patrick Kasl becomes 8th commit in Badgers 2016 football class

After a big weekend on the recruiting trail for the Wisconsin Badgers and head coach Paul Chryst, it was back to getting in on the lesser-known names to help fill up the first class for Chryst. Badger247 is reporting that two-star offensive tackle Patrick Kasl committed to the Badgers on Monday night. The Forest Lake, Minnesota native […]


Badgers continue in-state haul, add DE to 2016 class

For those that follow the recruiting trail, Wisconsin’s lack of emphasis on in-state recruiting was a sore spot in the previous regime. One of the first things that new head coach Paul Chryst wanted to do upon getting his dream job was continue where this program left off before he took off for Pitt. The […]


Badgers add 3-star saftey Seth Currens to 2016 class

The University of Wisconsin football team hasn’t had a lot going on in the recruiting department, but this weekend was bound to be much different thanks to a camp and some unofficial visitors. On Saturday night the unexpected happened, with three-star safety Seth Currens giving his verbal pledge to the Badgers. Currens, a junior at Pickerington […]

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3-star safety Cycoby Burch commits to Badgers 2016 class…sorta

The Wisconsin Badgers coaching staff is having a good last month on the recruiting trail. After landing a commitment from in-state prospect Mason Stokke near the end of April, Wisconsin got commitment No. 5 in the 2016 recruiting class from Cycoby Burch, a three-star athlete out of Orlando, Fla. announced his verbal pledge to the Badgers […]


Badgers basketball adds 6-11 Belgian forward

Anyone wondering if the Badgers basketball back-to-back Final Four appearances were going to affect things on the recruiting trail just got their answer. A scant few months after UW’s 2014 Final Four run 6-11 forward Andy Van Vliet, a player out of Belgium beginning to make a name for himself in American, put the Badgers […]

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2016 Wisconsin Badgers Recruiting Update: Defense

Earlier this week we took a gander at where things stand for the Wisconsin Badgers 2016 recruiting class on the offensive side of the ball. Today, we take a look at the other side, as Dave Aranda begins to really transition the defense in his image and take players that were all his on the […]


Badgers make first 2018 offer under Paul Chryst

We all know the world of college football recruiting keeps getting more ridiculous by the year, but you can bet the Wisconsin Badgers aren’t going to go as crazy as the rest of the folks in the CFB world. After all, UW isn’t offering 8th grad prospects (thanks LSU). However, Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst […]

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Wisconsin Badgers add in-state linebacker to 2016 class

So much for a quiet run up to an all-important spring game weekend on the recruiting trail for the Wisconsin Badgers and head coach Paul Chryst. Late Tuesday night the Badgers added a verbal pledge from in-state linebacker Mason Stokke. The Menomonie, Wis. native became the fourth pledge to the 2016 class, and the second […]