Badgers down Florida Atlantic, improve to 2-0

The Wisconsin Badgers got off to a better start on Saturday, but they come out of their 31-14 win over Florida Atlantic with more questions. The Badgers led 24-14 at halftime and the defense pitched a second half shutout, while the offense managed just a single...

Parker signs 4-year deal with the Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks signed their first round draft pick, Jabari Parker to a four-year contract worth $22.3 million.  The last two years are team options, which is standard in rookie-scale deals for first-round draft picks. Parker will make $4.9 million in his first...

Bucks announce 2014 Summer League roster

The Milwaukee Bucks announced their 2014 NBA Summer League roster on Thursday.  They’ll open Summer League action in Las Vegas a week from today against Cleveland. Current Bucks players, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Nate Wolters and Chris Wright will lead this...

Bucks hold first pre-draft workout

The Milwaukee Bucks held the first of several NBA pre-draft workouts at their team training center in St. Francis.  Sunday’s session was loaded with guards and included Jordan Taylor (Wisconsin) and Darius Johnson-Odom (Marquette).  AUDIO: Jordan Taylor said...

Badger shooters cruise past Montana

This has not been a great shooting season for the Wisconsin Badgers, but Bo Ryan’s team didn’t let the past affect the way they played their opening round NCAA Tournament game. The Badgers hit shots from all over the floor and opened a 10-point halftime...

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 clinch first round Big Ten bye

The Wisconsin Badgers got 22 points from Jordan Taylor and beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers 52-45 at the Kohl Center on Tuesday night.  After Wisconsin trailed 23-16 at the break, the Badgers opened the second half on a 16-4 run to create some separation and pull out...

Badgers host Gophers tonight

The 14th ranked Wisconsin Badgers can’t afford to let up now.  Coming off of a 63-60 win over Ohio State in Columbus on Sunday, the Badgers are back home to host Minnesota at the Kohl Center tonight.  Wisconsin (21-8, 10-6 Big Ten) is looking to lock down 4th...

Time set for Badgers regular season finale

The Big Ten announced the game times for the final day of the Big Ten regular season. The Wisconsin Badgers close out on Sunday, March 4 at the Kohl Center against Illinois.  That game will air live on the Big Ten Network and tip-off at Noon on that day. The matchup...

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 out-played in East Lansing

The Wisconsin Badgers dropped its 7th straight game at the Breslin Center, falling to the Michigan State Spartans 69-55.  The loss dropped the Badgers 2-full games behind Big Ten co-leaders Michigan State and Ohio State. Michigan State raced to a 31-19 halftime lead...

Taylor leads Badgers over Gophers

Jordan Taylor scored 27 points to earn his first college win in his home state, helping the Badgers beat the Minnesota Gophers 68-61 in overtime on Thursday night at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. The Badgers (19-6, 8-4 Big Ten) let a 13-point second half lead get...

Badgers’ Taylor is finalist for 2012 Cousy Award

For the second straight season, Wisconsin Badger point guard Jordan Taylor has been selected as one of 11 finalists for the 2012 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award. The annual honor is named after Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic Bob Cousy,...

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...

Taylor earns Big Ten Player of the Week honors

Wisconsin Badger point guard Jordan Taylor is the Big Ten Player of the Week. Jordan TaylorTaylor averaged 17 points, 6 rebounds and 5.5 assists in a pair of Badger wins over Northwestern and Illinois. Taylor scored 19 points and added 9 rebounds and 5 assists in the...

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...

Badgers pulling out of recent slump, beat Northwestern

The Wisconsin Badgers are starting to show signs that they’re climbing out of their recent shooting slump, hitting 12 of 23 shots from beyond the arc (52%) and 2 of 54 overall (50%) in the Badgers 77-57 win over Northwestern at the Kohl Center.  Ryan Evans...

Badgers back to even in Big Ten play

It wasn’t pretty, but the Wisconsin Badgers improved to 14-5 overall and 3-3 in the Big Ten with a 50-45 win over Nebraska at the Kohl Center on Sunday.  The Badgers started slow, turning the ball over 11-times in the first half.  Wisconsin built an 11-point...

Badgers cold shooting continues at Michigan

The Wisconsin Badgers shooting woes continued Sunday and it led to a 59-41 loss to the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 17 points to lead the Wolverines.  Michigan sent Wisconsin to a 3rd straight loss, just the 3rd time that the Badgers have...

Taylor named Cousy finalist

A day after scoring a season-high 28 points against Michigan State, Wisconsin’s  Jordan Taylor has been selected as one of 20 finalists for the 2012 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award. Taylor, who was one of five finalists for the 2011 Cousy...