Category Archives: College Basketball

Tapping The Keg Podcast: The Bracket Busters

Tapping The Keg Podcast returns for another edition. This time, we are talking NCAA bracket and what to make of the 2017 NCAA Tournament. One thing to note, we had to tape this podcast over Skype due to bad Wisconsin weather so you need to

Marquette Returns To Tourney at 10 Seed

It’s good to be back. Marquette Golden Eagles didn’t have to sweat out the announcement as their name announced in the first bracket as they will play Seven seed South Carolina. Marquette returns to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2013. March Madness

Badgers Get An Eight Seed & Everyone Freaks Out

Wisconsin Badgers fans and former players are not having a good Sunday. They fell to Michigan in the Big Ten Tournament final, and NCAA Tournament committee seeded them an eight to play against Virginia Tech. That’s dangerously low. People had them anywhere from a five

Hoopcap: Badgers Slow Down Speedy Hoosiers

Even with a rousing second half against Minnesota, Badgers fans didn’t know what to expect they would get on Friday night when Wisconsin took on Indiana. While Hoosiers had their struggles this season, they still have an explosive offense. That offense never got going as

Hoopcap: Hall’s Big Second Half Buries Marquette

Marquette Golden Eagles found themselves in the best spot they’ve been in the Big East Tournament since 2013. They were a high seed and did get an extra day off. What stood in their way was Seton Hall. A team who Marquette beat once, and

PODCAST: NFL Free Agency Frenzy With Murph

Nolan Murphy pays Tapping The Keg boys a visit to talk NFL free agency. We look at what’s happened already with Packers players like Micah Hyde, JC Tretter and Nick Perry. We also talk about what’s next for the remaining free agents along with a

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SnoTap Madness’ Tapping The Keg Party

Ladies and Gentleman, boys and girls, we’re announcing the first ever SnoTap hosted party for the winner of our SnoTap Madness bracket challenge. Here’s what’s happening…. We are going to offer the winner of our bracket pool a free party at Who’s On Third at

Northern Kentucky Ends Milwaukee’s Cinderella Run

Milwaukee Panthers had a date with destiny on Tuesday night. If they advance, it would be the first time a team went to tournament with 20 plus losses. The hot takes would have been excellent. Alas, Panthers fell short with Northern Kentucky beating UWM by

Marquette’s Women Hoops Takes Big East Crown

In March, the hope is you get a chance to talk about some of the local teams doing big things in college basketball. Truth be told, the last few have been tough on me not having my Golden Eagles men’s team in the tournament. The

Eight Win Milwaukee Makes Horizon League Final

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has eight wins all season before the Horizon League tournament. Panthers had not won in a month before getting a win versus the host, Detroit Mercy, on Friday. They beat two-seed Valparaiso who were missing Alec Peters in a defensive struggle then