No. 4 Wisconsin made sure not to let anything interfere with the continuation of its winning streak Tuesday. It didn’t matter if the man in charge of the opposite bench was the son of the winningest coach in Badgers history.Micah Potter scored 14 points to lead five Badgers in double figures as Wisconsin breezed to an 82-42 victory over Green Bay on Tuesday in Phoenix coach Will Ryan’s return to Madison.
Entering its third year as a football club, Forward Madison formally announced its second head coach and technical director in its young history, Carl Craig. Craig’s latest head coaching stint came as the leader for Minnesota United FC in 2016 before the club made the move to Major League Soccer.
On Monday, Allen announced the Hoosiers starting quarterback suffered a season-ending torn anterior cruciate ligament, marking the second time in three years he’s injured the right knee. Redshirt sophomore Jack Tuttle, who started his career at Utah, replaced Penix during Saturday’s victory over Maryland and now steps into the leading role for one of the nation’s most surprising teams.
Behind a 2-0 start to the season, the Wisconsin Badgers have risen to No. 4 in the Associated Press’ latest top-25 men’s basketball poll. The ranking is the Badgers highest since finishing as No. 3 in the nation in the 2014-2015 season’s final poll after the Badgers finished as the national runner-up.
Micah Potter scored 19 points and D’Mitrik Trice added 15 as No. 7 Wisconsin overwhelmed Arkansas-Pine Bluff 92-58 in a non-conference game on Friday night. Wisconsin (2-0) scored the first 25 points of the game, hitting 10 of its first 13 shots, before Kshun Stokes scored on a floater from the lane for the Golden Lions with 10:05 left in the first half.
Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the “Hand of God” goal in 1986 and led his country to that year’s World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died. He was 60.
The Wisconsin Badgers have waited 261 days since their last game played in 2020. When they tipoff against Eastern Illinois on Wednsday night in an empty Kohl Center, it will be 263 days. “We’ve had a few more scuffles lately at practice.” head coach Greg Gard joked with the media over zoom on Monday while also sharing his eagerness to see his team face someone not also wearing Cardinal and White.
Peyton Ramsey threw two touchdown passes and No. 19 Northwestern shut down Graham Mertz and No. 10 Wisconsin for a 17-7 victory on Saturday that put the undefeated Wildcats in control of the Big Ten West.
In a year of sports that’s historical for many reasons we want to forget, Edgewood and Sauk Prairie girl’s volleyball made memories on Saturday they will never forget. The Crusaders earned their first trip to the state tournament since 2013, while the Eagles will make their first since 2009, just the second ever in program history.