Wisconsin falls to Marquette in intense OT game

Marquette 74 Wisconsin 69 Milwaukee, WI ~ In an in state battle at the brand new Fiserv Forum in downtown Milwaukee, the Marquette Golden Eagles bested a talented Wisconsin Badgers squad 74-69 in an intense game that reached overtime. The difference in the game came down to the clutch plays that Marquette was able to make down they stretch, and the ones the Badgers weren’t able to in the late stages of the game and OT.  Wisconsin had plenty of opportunities

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#12 Wisconsin looking to make it 2-0 in B1G vs. Rutgers

Madison, WI ~ The #12 Wisconsin Badgers will take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights tonight at 7:00 PM at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin. The Badgers are hoping to continue their great start to the season by starting out 2-0 in Big Ten play, while Rutgers is looking to complete an infrequent conference road win. Wisconsin comes in with all the confidence in the world, riding into tonight’s matchup with a big road win on Friday night to start their

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Happ leading Wisconsin into Bahamas; Ready to Put together big season

The Bahamas ~ As the Wisconsin Badgers prepare to face off against the Stanford Cardinal in a semifinal of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament, they realize how special Ethan Happ is, and how crucial he is to his team. Happ, the 6 foot 10 senior, is ranked right up there with the best big men in college basketball, and the way he moves around the paint to get hard earned buckets reminds many of the great NBA big men of the

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Final Four Preview : Villanova vs. Kansas

San Antonio T.X. ~ In a tournament full of upsets, the Villanova Wildcats and Kansas Jayhawks, both number one seeds, would not let an underdog take them out. Not worried of defeat after two other one-seeds were wiped out on the opening weekend, these two college basketball powerhouses strolled smoothly through their respectable regional’s, leaving the underdogs in the dust. Both teams have star point guards that have led their teams throughout the season – Villanova’s Jalen Brunson and Kansas’s Devonte

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Loyola continues improbable run; advances to the Final Four

Atlanta, G.A. ~ The Loyola Ramblers have shocked the nation and have advanced to the Final Four for the first time since 1963 by beating Kansas State 78-62 at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. This year’s crazy tournament just took its craziest step yet, as Sister Jean and the Ramblers are moving on. As an 11-seed, Loyola joins the 1986 LSU team, 2006 George Mason team, and the 2011 VCU teams as the lowest seeded team to win the region. Senior

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Loyola upsets Miami on last second shot ; Rhode Island ends Oklahoma’s season

Dallas ~ The Loyola Ramblers have shocked the Miami Hurricanes and have advanced to the Round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament. Loyola came from behind and win their first NCAA Tournament Game since 1985, 64-62. With three seconds left junior Marques Towns passed to senior Donte Ingram, who sank a three-pointer with 0.3 seconds left to give Loyola a two point lead. It was initially thought to have beaten the buzzer and ended the game, but the officials looked back

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Brewers unlikely to add before Opening Day

Phoenix ~ The Milwaukee Brewers will end Spring Training in a couple weeks and head west to San Diego to play the Padres on Opening Day on March 29th. And with many free agents still on the market, including star pitcher Jake Arrieta, many Brewers fans are wondering if the Brew Crew will make any additions to the team before Opening Day. Today when Brewers General Manager David Stearns appeared on a radio show on 105.7 “The Fan” he repeatedly said

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Wisconsin upsets Purdue on Kaminsky’s jersey retirement night

WISCONSIN 57 PURDUE 53 Madison, W.I. ~ The Wisconsin Badgers Men’s Basketball Program needed this win. For the players and especially the fan base. In a dismal season for the team, the Badgers have their momentum back after a shocking 57-53 victory over the sixth-ranked Purdue Boilermakers in a very special night in which beloved former Wisconsin star, Frank Kaminsky was honored. However, new Badgers star Ethan Happ stole a bit of the spotlight on Kaminsky’s big night; he had his

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Wisconsin Ends Losing Streak; Beats Illini 78-69

Champagne, I.L. ~ The Wisconsin Badgers continuously beat the Illinois Fighting Illini, even in one of the most disappointing seasons in recent memory. Two of the Badgers three Big 10 wins have come against Illinois and have swept them for the sixth straight season. Ethan Happ, a junior center, scored 27 points to go along with 8 assists and Wisconsin beat the Illini 78-69. Riding, a five game losing streak, the Badgers came to the State Farm Center in Champagne Illinois

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Gonzaga’s transfer trio survives South Carolina rally ; UNC defeats Oregon

GONZAGA 77  SOUTH CAROLINA 73 Phoenix , AZ ~  The Gonzaga Zags, hardly an underdog anymore, fended off a 12-0 run by South Carolina and kept their heads off to defeat the Gamecocks, the 7 seed from the East. Gonzaga has made 18 consecutive tournaments but have failed to get to the Final Four in all of those except this one. The Zags finally came through in a big game and beat the South Carolina Gamecocks 77-73. Every year Gonzaga

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