Wisconsin football coach Paul Chryst revealed Monday that redshirt junior center Dan Voltz will miss the remainder of the season, and it is uncertain whether junior wide receiver Robert Wheelwright will be back.
Voltz suffered a knee injury and Wheelwright a leg injury in the third quarter of last week’s 24-13 Wisconsin victory at Illinois.
Chryst also confirmed that guard Ray Ball and tackle Hayden Biegel are both likely out for the season with injuries.
With Voltz out, redshirt freshman Michael Deiter is set to start at center Saturday.
Deiter started the first six games at left guard before starting at center against Purdue. Voltz missed that game because of an elbow injury. Chryst said Voltz missing the previous game actually helped the preparation. [Read more…]