Badgers crush Southeastern Louisiana in opener

Senior forward Mike Bruesewitz returned practice on Friday and then was back in the Badgers lineup on Sunday in Wisconsin’s season opening 87-47 win over Southeastern Louisiana at the Kohl Center. Bruesewitz, who suffered a leg injury during an Oct. 9 workout...

Badger hoops predicted to finish 5th

In 11 seasons under Wisconsin men’s basketball coach Bo Ryan, the Badgers have never finished worse than 4th in the Big Ten. This year, a panel of 24 Big Ten media members picked the Badgers to finish 5th.  Indiana was selected 1st, followed by Michigan, Ohio...

Taylor named All-Big Ten

Wisconsin Badger point guard Jordan Taylor has been named All-Big Ten first team for the second consecutive season, becoming the sixth UW player to garner first-team, all-league honors twice. Taylor joins consensus player of the year Draymond Green (Michigan State),...

Badgers shoot their way to win over Penn State

Josh Gasser scored 15 points to lead the 15th ranked Wisconsin Badgers to a 65-55 win over the Penn State Nittany Lions at the Kohl Center on Sunday. Gasser teams with Jordan Taylor and Jarred Berggren to hit three 3-pointers each as the Badgers broke out of a home...

Badgers survive trap game, look to Ohio State next

It wasn’t easy, but the 19th ranked Wisconsin Badgers held off gritty Penn State 52-46 to earn their 6th straight win.  The Badgers (18-5, 7-3 Big Ten) moved into second place in the Big Ten standings, 1/2 game behind the first place Ohio State Buckeyes.  The...

Badgers battle to beat Hoosiers in Madison

The 25th ranked Wisconsin Badgers earned their 5th straight Big Ten victory and stayed within a 1/2 game of the conference leaders, knocking off #16 Indiana 57-50 at the Kohl Center on Thursday night. Ben Brust led four Badgers in double figures with 13 points and...

Badgers climb back into Big Ten race

The Wisconsin Badgers upset 22nd ranked Illinois 67-63 in Champaign on Sunday, ending a streak of 10 straight road losses against ranked opponents. Jordan Taylor scored 19 points and teammate Jared Berggren added 18 as the Badgers won their 4th straight Big Ten...