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Badgers set kickoff time for season opener

The Badgers have set a kickoff time for the season opener. Wisconsin will open up against Utah State on Friday, Sept. 1 at Camp Randall Stadium at 8 p.m. The game will be televised by ESPN. 

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Celebrating 100 Years of Camp Randall Video included

Camp Randall stadium is one of the most iconic landmarks in Wisconsin.

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Wisconsin heads to Regional Championship for rematch with Oregon

The Badgers topped the Flames in an elimination game to advance to the regional championships for the third time as a program.

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Oregon shuts out Wisconsin in Regional Championship, Badgers season comes to a close

The Wisconsin softball team (35-17) bowed out of the NCAA Tournament after suffering a 9-0 loss to third-seeded Oregon (50-6) on Sunday afternoon at Jane Sanders Stadium.

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Ducks don't quit, top Wisconsin in extra innings

After a big seventh inning that forced extra innings, the Ducks now advance to the Regional Championship while the Badgers face elimination. 

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Badgers softball advances past Missouri in NCAA Tournament

The Wisconsin softball team cleared the first postseason hurdle. The Badgers beat Missouri 7-2 in the opening round of their NCAA regional.

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Baraboo's Schaefer eyes another state title Video included

In her final season at Baraboo, Josie Schaefer wants to go out on top one last time. 

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Badgers' Dixon honored for personal perseverance

Badgers safety D'Cota Dixon is being honored for his tremendous personal perseverance. Dixon has been named one of five recipients of the Wilma Rudolph Student-Athlete Achievement Award.

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Badgers softball hoping to 'produce' Video included

The Badgers softball team put new meaning to the term of trying to 'produce' at the plate. In an effort to lighten the mood, the team took some swings at produce on Tuesday. The players smashing everything from tomatoes to apples to bananas. The group has been all smiles since learning of their NCAA Tournament bid on Sunday. 

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Schrobilgen named Big Ten Track Athlete of the Championships

Badgers senior Malachy Schrobilgen has been named the Big Ten Track Athlete of the Championship after scoring 18 points for Wisconsin at the 2017 Big Ten Outdoor Championships. Schrobilgen took home a victory in the 10,000 meters and a second-place finish in the 5,000 meters.

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Ex-Wisconsin QB commit releases statement after losing scholarship offer

On Saturday, the Badgers landed a verbal commit from Eau Claire Memorial standout Cormac Sampson. A good note for Wisconsin, especially after the mess of events that happened on Friday. 

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Badgers land in-state commit with TE Cormac Sampson

It took less than 24 hours to lock in Eau Claire Memorial standout Cormac Sampson as the Badgers ninth verbal commit for their 2018 recruiting class. 

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Badgers softball eliminated from Big Ten tournament

The Badgers softball team was eliminated from Big Ten tournament play. Third-seeded Ohio State scored three times in the second and held on for a 3-2 victory in the quarterfinals in Ann Arbor, Mich.

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Badgers men's tennis tops San Diego, advance in NCAA Tournament

No one on the Wisconsin men’s tennis roster had ever played an NCAA championship match, but they sure didn’t act like it on Friday.

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Badgers softball wins Big Ten Tournament opener

The Badgers softball team cleared the first hurdle of the postseason. Sixth-seeded Wisconsin defeated 11th-seeded Iowa 3-0 in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament in Ann Arbor, Mich. 

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Five Badgers named to Team Canada

The Badgers women's hockey program will be well-represented at the upcoming Olympics. Five Badgers were just named to the Canadian national team as they prepare for the 2018 Winter Olympics. 

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Badgers' Hayes pens letter to classmates

Nigel Hayes is spending the week at the NBA Combine in Chicago. He is set to graduate from the University of Wisconsin this weekend. The former Badgers standout took time to pen a letter to his classmates on 'The Players' Tribune' website. 

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Former Badger Kresge returns to her college roots as an assistant coach

A former team captain and standout for the Wisconsin women’s soccer program, Marisa Kresge has been hired as UW’s newest assistant coach, as announced Wednesday by head coach Paula Wilkins. 

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Badgers softball: five players earn Big Ten honors

Freshman Kaitlyn Menz, junior Brooke Wyderski and senior Chloe Miller were all named to the All-Big Ten second team, while junior Kelsey Jenkins was named to the All-Defensive team and senior Sara Novak was recognized as the team’s Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree.

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Former Badgers star Nelson is headed to the beach Video included

Former Badgers volleyball star Haleigh Nelson will be continuing her athletic career as a beach volleyball player at LSU.

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Badgers Hughes named captain for 2017-18 season

The forward was third on the squad last season in scoring with 32 points in 36 games. He posted a team-best 25 assists and chipped in seven goals during a season that he spent as one of the Badgers’ alternate captains.

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Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers Outslug Red Sox in 11-7 Win

 Eric Thames hit his 13th homer of the year in a five-run first inning, Keon Broxton drove in four runs and finished a double short of the cycle, and the Milwaukee Brewers outslugged the Boston Red Sox 11-7 on Tuesday night. 

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Men's Tennis: Badgers Head to National Tournament Video included

After ending the regular season with a (17-7) overall record the Wisconsin men's tennis team has qualified for the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2010. 

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Badgers softball earns No. 6 seed in Big Ten Tournament Video included

The Badgers softball team has drawn the No. 6 seed in the Big Ten Tournament. Wisconsin will face 11th-seeded Iowa in the opening round on Thursday night at about 6 p.m. CT in Ann Arbor, MI.  

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Badgers sweep Terps to wrap up regular season

The Wisconsin softball team balanced offensive firepower with a strong defensive front, securing the Big Ten series sweep over Maryland with a 5-0 victory on Sunday afternoon at the Maryland Softball Stadium.

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Gard's Host Take on Cancer Event Video included

Wisconsin head men's basketball coach Greg Gard and his wife Michelle hosted a Garding Against Cancer inaugural event at the Kohl Center Saturday night to continue to raise funds for cancer research.

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Hand Injury is a "Minor" Speed Bump for Vince Biegel in his Packer Debut

The Green Bay Packers welcomed in their rookie class for the 2017 season on Friday with day one of their rookie mini camp at the Don Hutson Center. Linebacker Vince Biegel injuries his hand on the first day.

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Five Badgers products named to women's national team

USA Hockey has selected 23 players to the women's national team for the Olympics, and all but two helped the United States earn the gold medal at the Women's World Championship last month.    Hilary Knight, who scored the overtime winner over Canada to give the U.S. women their fourth straight title at the world championship, is one of 12 members selected who also played on the silver medal-winning 2014 Olympic team.    The others include: Meghan Duggan, Kacey Bell... More>>

Badgers men's hockey releases 2017-18 schedule

The Badger men's hockey team will look to build off the improvement they showed in Tony Granato's first season at the helm. Granato unveiled the schedule for his second season, which will have it's challenges.

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A Sign of Hope Video included

 Through rowing and sign language, Lily Hansen found hope after tragedy. 

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Green Bay's Anderson transferring to Wisconsin

After starting as a true freshman at Green Bay, guard Trevor Anderson announced on Twitter that he is transferring to Wisconsin to resume his playing career. 

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College Softball: Badgers Lose to NIU in Extra Innings Video included

Despite coming from behind and tying the game in the bottom of the sixth inning, the Wisconsin softball team couldn't hold off a late surge and fell to Northern Illinois, 6-4, on Tuesday afternoon at Goodman Diamond. 

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Homegrown: Badgers Vince Biegel drafted by Packers Video included

The Wisconsin Rapids native later tweeted out, "Wisconsin I can't wait to stay home!!!! #Homegrown". 

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Ramczyk selected by Saints in first round

For the first time since 2011, the Badgers had a pair of players selected in the first round. Ryan Ramczyk joined TJ Watt as first-round selections. Ramczyk was taken by New Orleans with the final pick of the round (No. 32 overall). 

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Another Watt drafted in the first round

TJ Watt is joining older brothers J.J. and Derek in the NFL.    The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Wisconsin linebacker TJ Watt with the 30th pick of the draft. 

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Badgers' Miller selected in National Pro Fastpitch draft Video included

Badgers softball star Chloe Miller was selected 11th overall by the Akron Racers in the National Pro Fastpitch Draft on Monday night, which came as a big surprise to the senior catcher. 

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Wisconsin falls in series finale vs. #17 Michigan Video included

2,297 fans in attendance for the team's annual "Get to Goodman" game, breaking the Goodman Softball Complex attendance record on Senior Day. 

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Wolverines run-rule Badgers in five, even up series Video included

The Wisconsin softball team will now fight for the series win against Michigan on Sunday after falling in five innings, 10-2, to No. 17/19 Michigan on Saturday afternoon at Goodman Diamond.

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Defense dominates Badgers spring scrimmage Video included

Badger player on the field during the spring game. Badger player on the field during the spring game.

An announced crowd of 8,095 came to Camp Randall Stadium on Friday night to cheer on the Badgers as they wrapped up spring football practice with the annual spring game. The defense dominated the day as they beat the offense 20-17 in a unique scoring format. 

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Gard and other Badgers coaches land contract extensions

The UW Athletic Board approved contract extensions for six coaches on Friday, including men's basketball coach Greg Gard.

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Badgers fill out men's basketball staff by hiring Oliver

The Badgers have filled the vacancy in the men's basketball coaching staff. Head coach Greg Gard announced the hiring of Dean Oliver in a press release. 

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Badgers men's hockey signs three more recruits

The Badgers men's hockey team has added three more recruits to the incoming class. Head coach Tony Granato announcing the signings of defensemen Joshua Ess and Wyatt Kalynuk, in addition to forward Linus Weissbach.

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Badgers softball drops a pair to Minnesota

The Wisconsin softball team had a hard time finding some offense as the Badgers dropped both games of a doubleheader to No. 5 Minnesota. The Gophers took the first game 6-0 in 12 innings before prevailing 12-1 in game two. 

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Badgers land bid to host 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championship

The Badgers will be hosting the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championship at Thomas Zimmer Championship Course. UW Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Mick Byrne announced the successful bid on Tuesday.

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Buckinghams Recognizes UW student-athletes Video included

 The Wisconsin Athletic Department showcased its student-athletes at the 2017 Buckinghams held at the Overture Center for the Arts in downtown Madison on Monday night. 

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Wisconsin tops Purdue in series finale

Freshman Kaitlyn Menz threw a complete game and picked up her 18th win of the season. She dealt out two strikeouts but only allowed six hits and one run.

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College Softball: Badgers Split in Action with Boilermakers

Despite resuming game one nearly 19 hours after it began, the Wisconsin softball team picked up a 5-2 win over Purdue in the first game of the series before falling, 5-4, to the Boilermakers in the second matchup of the day.

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Badgers jump out to early lead vs. Purdue but rain spoils the fun

The game will resume on Saturday at 12 p.m. CT in the top of the fifth inning and the doubleheader will proceed as normal 20 minutes after the conclusion of the first game.

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NCAA Adopts Early Signing Period, 10th Coach for Football Video included

The NCAA has voted to allow high school football players to sign with colleges as early as December, make early official visits and put a two-year waiting period on Bowl Subdivision teams from hiring people close to a recruit.    If approved by the Board of Governors on April 26, the signing period change would take effect Aug. 1.    The other significant change to the recruiting calendar would allow recruits to make official visits between April and June of their ... More>>

Seven Badgers selected for 2017 U.S. National Team Selection Camp

Senior Jenny Ryan and junior Annie Pankowski will join UW alums Brianna Decker, Meghan Duggan, Hilary Knight, Alex Rigsby and Jessie Vetter at the evaluation camp in Tampa, Florida. 

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Badgers Farrar welcomes position change Video included

The Georgia native came to Wisconsin as a safety, but now he's moving closer to the ball as an inside linebacker. 

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Badgers Hill granted release to explore transfer options Video included

Redshirt junior guard Jordan Hill has decided to leave the Wisconsin men's basketball program and has been granted his release to explore transfer options, as announced by head coach Greg Gard on Wednesday. 

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Badgers Miller named finalist for College Softball's highest honor Video included

There is one name that stands out among the best in the history of Wisconsin softball and that is Chloe Miller. Miller made yet another mark in the Badger record books as she was named the first-ever finalist in program history for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award. 

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Wisconsin’s Lauren Carlini wins Sullivan Award

Lauren Carlini, the only four-time All-American in Wisconsin volleyball history, was named the 2017 AAU James E. Sullivan Award winner as the most outstanding U.S. amateur athlete who also demonstrates premier leadership, character and sportsmanship at a reception Tuesday night at the New York Athletic Club. 

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Badgers Wyderski's walk-off double lifts Wisconsin past Iowa Video included

The Wisconsin softball team won its final game of the series against Iowa in a 10-inning thriller at Goodman Diamond on Sunday afternoon. 

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Hawkeyes Hold Off Badgers 4-3 on Saturday Video included

The Wisconsin women’s softball team was edged by the Iowa Hawkeyes, 4-3, in a game that came down to the wire at Goodman Diamond on Saturday afternoon. 

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Badgers softball tops Iowa 8-1, claims first home victory of the season Video included

After being swept by Nebraska the previous weekend, Wisconsin came back determined to notch their first home victory of the season against Iowa.

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Badgers Cavallini named Derek Hines Unsung Hero by Hockey Commissioners Association

The Hockey Commissioners Association named Wisconsin men's hockey senior Aidan Cavallini the Derek Hines Unsung Hero Award winner on Friday ahead of Saturday's NCAA Championship game at the United Center.  

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Badgers' Kunin named All-American

Sophomore forward Luke Kunin became the 40th Badger in school history to earn All-America honors in men's hockey. He was named to the west's second team. 

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Former Badgers standout signs with Bills

The Buffalo Bills have signed eight players, including cornerback Marcus Cromartie, who spent the previous three seasons with the San Francisco 49ers.    Cromartie had one start in 21 games for the 49ers and addresses Buffalo's backfield depth. The Bills lost starting cornerback Stephon Gilmore in free agency, and released top backup Nickell Robey-Coleman, who has signed with the Los Angeles Rams.    The Bills also signed linebackers Jacob Lindsey, Junior Sylvestre... More>>

Badgers' Oginni travels long road to find success Video included

Badgers sophomore throws standout Banke Oginni has traveled a unique path. Born in Nigeria, Oginni moved to America as a youth and has blossomed into one of the better collegiate throwers in the nation.

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Former Badgers coach hired by LA Sparks

Former Badgers women's basketball head coach Bobbie Kelsey is headed to the WNBA. The Los Angeles Sparks announced they have hired Kelsey as an assistant coach.

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Nebraska sweeps No. 21 Wisconsin

"The season's not over. We know we've got to get back to the drawing board a little bit."

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Lamont Paris Departs from UW for Head Job at Chattanooga

According to multiple reports Wisconsin assistant coach Lamont Paris will leave Madison to become the new head coach at Chattanooga. 

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Badgers volleyball opens up spring victorious

The match marked the Badger debuts of freshmen Sydney Hilley, Dana Rettke and Mariah Whalen.

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Huskers cool off No. 21 Badgers hot start, take game two 8-3

Nebraska opened up the game in the top of the fifth inning, putting in five runs off of five hits and a UW error.

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Nebraska softball spoils Wisconsin's home opener Video included

The Nebraska softball team spoiled Wisconsin's home opener at Goodman Diamond. The Huskers hit two home runs in the eighth inning to beat the Badgers 7-4. 

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Badgers' backup quarterback spot up for grabs Video included

Badgers head coach Paul Chryst wasted no time. As spring practices began, Chryst announced that Alex Hornibrook was his starting quarterback. That does not mean there won't be a quarterback competition in camp, however. Kare Lyles and Jack Coan are battling to see who will be Hornibrook's primary backup.

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Badgers softball ready to display stadium upgrades Video included

The Badgers softball team will be debuting a new video board in the home opener this week. It was made possible by a $600,000 donation.

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Badgers' Happ named All-American

Badgers forward Ethan Happ has been named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press.

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Whitney Hite Selected to Lead Team USA

Wisconsin’s Whitney Hite has been selected to serve as Team USA’s head coach for the 2017 World University Games. 

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Badgers Kunin departs for the NHL

After two seasons wearing the "W", Luke Kunin is heading to the NHL. The 19-year-old signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Minnesota Wild. 

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Badgers' Gard finds early tournament success Video included

Greg Gard is in his second season as the Badgers head coach, and he is already joining some elite company. Gard is just the third coach in the last 20 years to take his team to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament in his first two seasons.

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Badgers arrive in New York for Sweet Sixteen Video included

The Badgers have arrived in New York for their fourth straight appearance in the Sweet Sixteen. The team pulled in to their hotel about 7:45 p.m. local time after battling some traffic. They'll hold an open practice on Thursday afternoon.

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Musso chasing NFL dream Video included

Leo Musso understands the odds are stacked against him. Then again, that's nothing new when you're a football player who is generously listed at 5'10". This time the Waunakee native is trying to prove he belongs at the NFL level.

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No. 2 Clarkson tops No. 1 Wisconsin 3-0 in NCAA title fight

Despite outshooting the Golden Knights 41-20 and dominating possession, the Badgers failed to find the back of the net against Clarkson netminder Shea Tiley. Clarkson senior forward and co-captain Cayley Mercer scored twice in the victory.  

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Wisconsin men's hockey season comes to a close at Big Ten Tournament

The Badgers were within one goal of a Big Ten tournament title and an NCAA bid, but despite outshooting Penn State 52-35 over more than four periods of play, the Badgers fell, 2-1, to the Nittany Lions on Saturday at Joe Louis Arena. 

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Badgers heavyweight Medbery wraps up collegiate career as a national runner-up

With 112 wins and two All-America honors, Connor Medbery wrapped up his Wisconsin wrestling career on college wrestling’s biggest stage by earning runner-up honors at the NCAA Championships.

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Wisconsin men's hockey tops OSU in Big Ten Semifinals, will face Penn State in finals

The No. 2-seeded Badgers took down third-seeded Ohio State Buckeyes in a tightly-contested game by a score of 2-1, advancing UW into the championship game on Saturday night.

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Channell lifts Badgers to NCAA title game, will face Clarkson

Senior Mellissa Channell scored with 17 seconds remaining to lift the No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team past No. 4 Boston College, 1-0, on Friday in the semifinal round of the 2017 NCAA Frozen Four at The Family Arena in St. Charles, Missouri. 

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Medbery, Jordan advance in NCAA Wrestling Championships

The Wisconsin wrestling team picked up eight wins, two of which sealed a spot in the quarterfinals for the stellar senior duo of Connor Medbery and Isaac Jordan.

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Four Badgers receive All-America honors

For a second-straight year, senior goaltender Ann-Renee Desbiens earned first-team honors, becoming the second Badger in program history to accomplish the feat. Annie Pankowski earned second-team accolades for the second-straight year, while seniors Sarah Nurse and Jenny Ryan also joined Pankowski on the second team.

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Inside Wisconsin's Pro Day Video included

The NFL Draft is now just 43 days away. When that rolls around, we will more than likely see several Badgers take the next step in their football careers.

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LA Rams sign former Badgers offensive lineman Groy to offer sheet

The Los Angeles Rams have signed offensive lineman Ryan Groy to an offer sheet, putting the Buffalo Bills in a position to have to match the contract for the restricted free agent.  

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Granato, Frederic honored by Big Ten

The Badgers men's hockey team broke a pair of lengthy droughts when the Big Ten released it's annual award winners. Tony Granato was named the Big Ten Coach of the Year. Trent Frederic took home Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors. Granato was the first Badgers coach to win his conference's top coaching award since Bob Johnson in 1977. After Wisconsin won just 12 games over the past two seasons combined, Granato led UW to a 19-14-1 record in the regular-season slate and a s... More>>

Badgers Drop Regular Season Finale 3-1 to OSU

The No. 16 Wisconsin men’s hockey team (19-14-1, 12-8-0-0 Big Ten) dropped a 3-1 decision on senior night at the Kohl Center to No. 15 Ohio State (20-10-6, 11-8-1-1 Big Ten) on Saturday. 

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Badgers Advance to Frozen Four With 7-0 Win Over Robert Morris Video included

The No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team raced out to an early lead and never looked back as the Badgers blanked Robert Morris, 7-0, on Saturday to advance to the 2017 NCAA Frozen Four for the fourth-consecutive season. 

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Badgers Fall 5-1 to Ohio State

Heading into Friday night’s game with Ohio State, the Wisconsin men’s hockey team was looking to secure a top-two seed and a bye in the Big Ten tournament next weekend. 

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Koenig, Happ, D Lead Wisconsin Past Indiana 70-60 in Big Ten

Showing signs that its late-season swoon might be over, No. 24 Wisconsin slowed Indiana's offense and used Ethan Happ's 14 points and 12 rebounds to beat the Hoosiers 70-60 in the Big Ten quarterfinals Friday night.   

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Badgers Happ named top-five finalist in Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award

He’s only a sophomore, but he’s already considered to be one of the best players in the country. 

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Former Badgers linemen Wagner, Zeitler make history in NFL free agency

Wagner signed a deal with the Detroit Lions that will reportedly pay him more than $9 million a year, making him the highest paid right tackle in the NFL. Zeitler’s new deal with the Browns is reportedly five years for $60 million, making him the highest paid guard in the NFL.

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Former Badgers head coach Bo Ryan heading to National Collegiate Hall of Fame

Ryan is one of eight individuals that make up the Class of 2017, joining Wake Forest’s Tim Duncan, Winston-Salem State’s Cleo Hill, Indiana’s Scott May, Purdue’s Rick Mount, Creighton’s Paul Silas, Gonzaga’s John Stockton and Duke’s Jay Williams.

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Wisconsin Senior Nurse Nets Another Conference Honor

 After a four-point weekend that included a short-handed goal featured on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays, Wisconsin women's hockey senior Sarah Nurse was named the WCHA Offensive Player of the Week.

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Happ leads Badgers' All-Big Ten selections

Several Badgers took home season-ending awards from the Big Ten Conference. Ethan Happ was the top Wisconsin honoree. He became just the second Badgers sophomore to be named first-team All-Big Ten.  Happ was a first-team pick by both the media and coaches. The only other Badgers sophomore to earn first-team honors was Michael Finley. Happ also made the all-defensive team for the second straight year. Bronson Koenig was voted to the second-team All-Big Ten honors in his senior s... More>>

Badgers slip two spots in A.P. poll

The Badgers fell two spots in the Associated Press Men's College Basketball poll after going 1-1 the previous week. Wisconsin checks in at No. 24. The Badgers will be the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten Tournament. They'll face either Iowa or Indiana on Friday at 5:30 p.m. CT in Washington, D.C. 

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A special Senior Day sendoff as No. 22 Wisconsin defeats Minnesota, 66-49 Video included

The Badgers secured the second seed in the conference tournament and got a sorely needed confidence boost to end the regular season after having lost five of their previous six games.

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THREE-PEAT! No. 1 Badgers top No. 2 Bulldogs in WCHA finals 4-1

Junior Annie Pankowski scored twice in the third period, including the game-winning goal 33 seconds into the period, while seniors Sydney McKibbon and Sarah Nurse also scored for the Badgers.

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Wisconsin's Medbery takes second in Big Ten Wrestling Championships, five others qualify for NCAA tournament

The second-place finish marked Medbery’s best finish in the Big Ten tournament.

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Badgers women's hockey land No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament

Wisconsin, the WCHA regular season and tournament champions, are set to meet Robert Morris, College Hockey America’s regular and postseason champions, Saturday at 2 p.m. at LaBahn Arena.

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2017 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament bracket released

Purdue, Wisconsin, Maryland and Minnesota are the top four seeds.

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Clark lifts No. 1 Badgers to WCHA Championship

Emily Clark has a knack for game-winning goals, which was shown once again on Saturday as the junior scored with 2:43 left in regulation to lift the No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team to a thrilling 2-1 win against North Dakota in the semifinals of the 2017 WCHA Final Face-Off. 

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No. 16 Badgers split with No. 11 Nittany Lions

Following a seven-goal effort the previous night, the 16th-ranked Badgers were held without a goal as No. 11 Penn State won by a score of 6-0.

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No. 16 Wisconsin men's hockey moves back into tie for first place in Big Ten with 7-4 win over No. 11 Penn State

Six different players scored for the Badgers against the Nittany Lions on Friday night. 

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Season ends for Badgers women's basketball team

The season came to a close for the Badgers women's basketball team. They fell to Michigan State 70-63 in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. 

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Late 3 gives Iowa win over mistake-prone No. 11 Wisconsin

Jordan Bohannon hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 9 seconds left, and Iowa capitalized on No. 22 Wisconsin's sloppy final few minutes with a 7-0 run to beat the Badgers 59-57 on Thursday night.    After Ethan Happ missed two free throws that could have sealed the win for Wisconsin, Iowa's Peter Jok missed a jumper in the lane.    But Cordell Pemsl corralled the offensive rebound and Bohannon hit the 3 from the left wing, stunning the crowd at the Kohl Center afte... More>>

Wisconsin moving on! Top Rutgers in opening round of Women's Big Ten Tournament

Senior Avyanna Young scored a team-high 20 points while sophomore Marsha Howard added 12 points. 

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Nurse, Desbiens collect WCHA Player of the Month honors

Sarah Nurse was named the WCHA Offensive Player of the Month for the first time this year, while Ann-Renée Desbiens was named the WCHA Defensive Player of the Month for a second-straight month. 

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Badgers running back Corey Clement awaits NFL future

"I definitely wanted to be an NFL player when I was 5 or 6 years old. I would just watch it on TV on tell my parents, "I want to do that." 

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Big Ten Women's Basketball Honors Announced

The Big Ten Conference announced its 2016-17 women’s basketball all-conference teams and individual award recipients on Monday. Wisconsin has three players named. 

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Badgers fall to No. 22 after second straight loss

   The Badgers men's basketball team has dropped two straight. That skid has them falling in the Associated Press Top 25. Wisconsin slipped from No. 16 to No. 22 this week. The Badgers host Iowa on Thursday. Associated Press Top 25                              

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Nick Ward-Led Michigan State Beats No. 16 Wisconsin 84-74

Nick Ward had 22 points and nine rebounds, Miles Bridges had 17 points and Matt McQuaid added a season-high 15 to help Michigan State beat No. 16 Wisconsin 84-74 on Sunday.    

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No. 19 Wisconsin Splits With No.4 Minnesota

The No. 19 Wisconsin men's hockey team split a weekend series with No. 4 Minnesota after a 3-2 loss Saturday night in Minneapolis. The Gophers remain on top of the Big Ten Conference.

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Badgers Advance in WCHA Tournament With 6-0 Win Saturday

Thanks to senior Sarah Nurse’s third career hat trick and multi-point efforts from junior linemates Emily Clark and Annie Pankowski, the No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team blitzed Minnesota State, 6-0, on Saturday at LaBahn Arena.

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Badgers hockey tops Minnesota in first game of series

The Wisconsin men’s hockey team moved into a first-place tie in the Big Ten with a 3-2 victory over No. 4 Minnesota. 

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Wisconsin Opens WCHA Tournament Play With 7-0 Win

After a scoreless opening period, Wisconsin responded with a four score second period on their way to a 7-0 victory to open WCHA Tournament play against Minnesota State-Mankato.

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Chryst lands nice raise

Fresh off a Cotton Bowl victory, Paul Chryst got a nice boost in pay. The University of Wisconsin released the details of Chryst's recent bonus to the State Journal. The Badgers football head coach is set to earn $3.2 million this upcoming season. 

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Jackson Scores 18 as Ohio State Beats No. 16 Wisconsin

C.J. Jackson scored 18 points on 4-for-4 shooting from 3-point range and Ohio State upset No. 16 Wisconsin 83-73 on Thursday night.    

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Reports: Badgers bring back Bostad

The Badgers are reportedly bringing back a familiar face. Footballscoop.com reporting that former Wisconsin assistant Bob Bostad is returning to the school as the new inside linebacker's coach. Bostad spent last season coaching tight ends and the offensive line at Northern Illinois. He previously coached the offensive line in the NFL with Tennessee and Tampa Bay.  The Pardeeville native coached tight ends and offensive line at Wisconsin from 2006-2011. He worked directly under ... More>>

Badgers women's basketball wins on Senior Night

The Badgers women's basketball team sent it's two seniors off in style with a 59-55 win over Illinois on Senior Day. 

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Former Badger James White makes weekend stop in Madison

The former Badger made his rounds at his former school, dropping the puck in the Michigan-Wisconsin men's hockey game on Saturday before making an appearance at the Maryland-Wisconsin men's basketball game on Sunday. 

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Wisconsin Drops to No. 16 in Weekly Top 25

The Wisconsin men's basketball team split their two games last week with Michigan and Maryland and that reflected in the Associated Press Top-25 poll this week. 

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No. 2 Minnesota tops No. 1 Wisconsin in shootout

For the second night in a row, the Border Battle went into a shootout. This time, the Gophers pull out the extra point in the WCHA standings.

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No. 11 Wisconsin uses big second half to stop No. 23 Maryland

Nigel Hayes scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half, Ethan Happ had 20 points and No. 11 Wisconsin beat No. 23 Maryland 71-60 in a choppy, foul-filled game on Sunday.

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Wisconsin Sweeps Weekend Series With 6-4 Win Over Michigan

The No. 20 Wisconsin men's hockey team ended the weekend with a series sweep over Michigan after a 6-4 win Saturday night at the Kohl Center.

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Wisconsin women top Rutgers, grab second Big Ten victory of the season

Despite struggling on offense, the Badgers used strong defense to hold the Scarlet Knights to just 27.1 field goal percentage (13-48). The 41 points are the fewest given up by Wisconsin since the 2011 season. 

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No. 1 Badgers Skate to 1-1 Tie With No. 4 Golden Gophers

The No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team skated away with a 1-1 tie in Minneapolis on Saturday but won the shootout for the extra conference point.

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No. 20 Wisconsin Opens Weekend With 5-2 Win Over Michigan

The No. 20 Wisconsin men's hockey team opened a weekend series against Michigan with a 5-2 win at the Kohl Center Friday night. 

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Badgers drop second straight game

The Badgers dropped their second straight game. Michigan knocked off No. 11 Wisconsin 64-58. 

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Badgers women fall to No. 2 Maryland

The Wisconsin women's basketball team was no match for No. 2 Maryland. The Badgers fell 89-40 at the Xfinity Center. Courtney Fredrickson led the way for the Badgers with 14 points. This was the third straight game she scored in double figures. Wisconsin fell to 1-12 in the Big Ten. They are 6-20 overall. Maryland is 14-0 in Big Ten play, 26-1 overall. More>>

Badgers fall four spots in A.P. poll

The Badgers' home loss to Northwestern has cost them four spots in the latest Associated Press college basketball poll. Wisconsin checks in at No. 11 this week. 

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Northwestern upsets No. 7 Wisconsin 66-59

 Nigel Hayes scored nine of his 13 points in the second half for the Badgers, who saw their eight-game winning streak come to an end. 

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No. 1 Badgers light the lamp eight times vs. No. 2 UMD, clinch sixth WCHA regular season title

Junior Baylee Wellhausen scored her first career collegiate hat trick while fellow junior Annie Pankowski tallied a pair of goals in the triumph.

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No. 17 Badgers drop second straight to No. 9/10 Nittany Lions

The weekend sweep marked the first time the Badgers have lost consecutive games all season.

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No. 7 Badgers left out of NCAA's early bracket

No. 7 Wisconsin was left out of the top-16. The Badgers own a 20 and 3 record and sit at the top of the Big Ten standings. 

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Shootout Goal Gives No. 1 Wisconsin Extra Point Against No. Minn. Duluth

After a 12th round shootout goal from UW freshman Mekenzie Steffen, the No. 1 Badger women's hockey team closed out a 1-1 tie with an extra point in the standings after winning a shooutout against No. 2 Minnesota-Duluth Saturday afternoon at LaBahn Arena. 

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No. 9/10 Penn State skates past No. 17 Wisconsin 6-3

The Nittany Lions victory snaps the Badgers five-game win streak.

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No. 7 Wisconsin beats Nebraska in OT

Nigel Hayes hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18.4 seconds left in overtime and Ethan Happ blocked Tai Webster's shot on Nebraska's last try, giving No. 7 Wisconsin a 70-69 victory on Thursday night.    Nebraska's Michael Jacobson forced overtime with his 3 just ahead of the buzzer, tying the game at 58-all.    Hayes scored 18 of his 20 points after halftime for the Badgers (21-3, 10-1 Big Ten), who won their eighth straight and 17th of their last 18.    Za... More>>

Badgers women notch first Big Ten win

The Badgers women's basketball team notched it's first conference victory of the season. Wisconsin took down Nebraska 82-56. 

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Badgers Announce Date for Spring Game

The Wisconsin football team's annual Spring Game will be held on Friday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Camp Randall Stadium. 

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Wisconsin Up to No. 7 This Week in AP Poll

Greg Gard and the Wisconsin men's basketball team have won seven straight after a 65-60 win against Indiana University of Sunday. The Badgers moved up three spots to No. 7 this week in the Associated Press weekly poll. 

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No. 10 Wisconsin outmuscles Indiana 65-60

Maryland's loss to Purdue on Saturday allowed Wisconsin to take a one-game lead in the conference over the Terrapins.

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Physical overtime thriller ends with another Wisconsin victory

Finishing off an emotional weekend with the passing of legendary Wisconsin head coach Jeff Sauer, defenseman Jake Linhart ended the game 1:34 into overtime as the Badgers knocked off Michigan State by a count of 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Badgers women's basketball fall 96-68 to No. 14 Buckeyes

Wisconsin dropped their tenth straight game in the Big Ten on Saturday. 

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No. 1 Badgers battle back, top Beavers 4-2

Junior Emily Clark ended the weekend with four goals, two of which were game-winning efforts.

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No. 14 Ohio State Hands Wisconsin 10th Straight Loss

The Big Ten's leading scorer Kelsey Mitchell scored 32 points in 25 minutes to lead the No. 14 Buckeyes to a 96-68 win over Wisconsin at the Kohl Center on Saturday. Mitchell scored 17 points in the first quarter as Ohio State never trailed in the game in the win. It was a good day for the Badgers from the free throw line. Wisconsin made 31 free throws, going 31-of-36 from the charity striple. UW’s 31 made FTs were the most since making 35 vs. DePaul on March 19, 2000 and... More>>

No. 1 Wisconsin women nab program's 500th victory with 6-1 win over Bemidji State

Emily Clark and Abby Roque each scored twice while goaltender Ann-Renee Desbiens stopped 27 of the 28 shots.

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No. 18 Wisconsin keeps rolling, top MSU 6-3

The 18th-ranked Badgers scored five goals in the first two periods to give them a strong enough lead to hold off the Spartans. 

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Badgers Happ named finalist for Center of the Year Award

Happ joins fellow teammate Frank Kaminsky as the only two players in program history to be named a finalist for the award.

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Badgers name Leonhard defensive coordinator

Head coach Paul Chryst decided to stay in the family with his latest hire. He has promoted Jim Leonhard to defensive coordinator. 

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Madison Memorial's Ferguson joins big brother, grandfather at UW

It was a long time coming for Jake Ferguson. His older brother, Joe, plays safety at the University of Wisconsin. His grandfather, Barry Alvarez, is the Badgers Athletic Director and former football head coach.  Now Jake has officially become a Badger himself.

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Columbus' Seltzner joins growing list of UW preferred walk-on's

With offers from Indiana State and North Dakota sitting on the table, Josh Seltzner opted to stay in his home state and play as a preferred walk-on for the Badgers.  

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Monona Grove's Larsh signs as preferred walk-on with Wisconsin

"Since I was born...there are pictures of me in a Badger jersey."

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Wisconsin Signs 29 on National Signing Day

February 1st is a busy day across the country for future college football players. Wisconsin lands 29 new recruits on opening day of the signing period.  The 2017 recruiting class includes 19 players entering on scholarship and 10 with a walk-on status. 

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No. 10 Wisconsin routs Illinois 57-43

Ethan Happ scored 14 points and led the way in No. 10 Wisconsin's 57-43 rout over Illinois on Tuesday night.    Wisconsin (19-3, 8-1 Big Ten) started the game with a 16-2 run and never trailed.    Much of the hot start came from the open 3-pointers Illinois allowed Wisconsin's players to take -- the Badgers shot 7 of 23 from 3-point range in the game.    The Badgers big men dominated the game in the post, out-rebounding Illinois 45-36, including 19-6 on t... More>>

Eaves starts new chapter at St. Olaf College

Former Badgers men's hockey coach Mike Eaves is beginning a new chapter in his career at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn.

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Badgers crack Top Ten

The Badgers men's basketball team is back in the top ten of the Associated Press Poll. After a week of upsets, the Badgers climbed to No. 10 by posting victories over Penn State and Rutgers. Wisconsin will travel to Illinois on Tuesday. Associated Press Top 25                                    

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Wisconsin Drops 8th Straight in 78-54 Loss to IU

Cayla McMorris finished with 13 points, but the Badgers came up short for the eighth straight game in a 78-54 loss to Indiana at the Kohl Center on Sunday. 

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Badgers Sweep OSU with 3-2 OT Win at Madison Square Garden

The Wisconsin men's hockey team capped off Super Saturday with a 3-2 win over No. 8 Ohio State in overtime at Madison Square Garden in New York City Saturday night. 

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Badgers Sweep MSU Mankato 6-1 Saturday

Senior captain Sydney McKibbon and junior Emily Clark each reached the 100-point club in the first period on Saturday to lead the No. 1 Wisconsin women’s hockey team to a 6-1 win over Minnesota State in front of a sold-out crowd at LaBahn Arena. 

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Clement and Biegel Represent Wisconsin in Senior Bowl

Wisconsin senior running back Corey Clement finished with 26-yards on three carries and linebacker Vince Biegel forced a fumble for Team North in a losing effort 16-15 in the Senior Bowl. 

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No. 15 Wisconsin Beats Rutgers 61-54 in OT

Ethan Happ scored seven of his career-high 32 points in overtime and No. 15 Wisconsin overcame offensive struggles to beat Rutgers 61-54 on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.    

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