Category Archives: College Basketball

Bluiett Gets Hot Late & Buries Wisconsin

A day late with the Wisconsin recap, but I checked out the game on DVR on Friday, so you’re getting some thoughts on the game. Xavier-Wisconsin was an enjoyable basketball game. It went down to the wire, and a young Badgers team showed some promise

JP Macura’s Gator Chomp Was Harmless

I’m late to the party, I know this, but I would be remiss if I didn’t talk about JP Macura’s gator chomp at the end of the Xavier-Wisconsin game. Macura is the biggest heel in college basketball this year not named Grayson Allen. And he

Tyler Herro Twists The Knife & Joins Kentucky

When Whitnall standout Tyler Herro chose to decommit from Wisconsin a few weeks ago, it drew the shock and ire of Badgers fans all over the country including some former Badgers like Zak Showalter and Frank Kaminsky. Herro was one of the focal points of

College Hoops Has Lost Its Luster

You may have noticed the lack of college hoops coverage in the last week. Some of that is due to me being busy, and many stories related to Wisconsin sports breaking at the same time. The other part of it is the fact that college

Tyler Herro Decommits From Wisconsin

In a surprising move, four-star in-state recruit Tyler Herro decommitted from Wisconsin and opened up his recruitment again for his senior season. Apparently, this is a rumor that’s been out there for awhile in the summer AAU season, but nothing came of it at that

Could Big Ten’s Need For NYC Hurt the Badgers?

Big Ten announced their schedule yesterday when it comes to the college basketball season. It’s a schedule that I feel like many were waiting for because it’s different this year with the Big Ten heading to New York City, a week earlier than the Championship

Badgers Fans Should Be Mad at Bo Ryan, Not Hauser

There is an alternative reality where Bo Ryan recruited Sam Hauser with his younger brother Joey in mind, and Ryan convinced Sam to come play for Wisconsin. Sam ended up having a big year off the bench for now-coach Greg Gard, and the team would

Joey Hauser Takes Marquette To Another Level

Marquette Golden Eagles and Wisconsin Badgers along with Michigan State have been chasing five-star 2018 recruit Joey Hauser. The last name is obviously familiar as he’s Sam’s younger brother. Joey wasn’t completely locked into Marquette amid what others had thought about him. He played out

Sam Dekker Enforces A ‘No Duke Law’ To Kobe King

Confession time – Sam Dekker is a fun follow on Twitter even though I’m not a Badger fan and don’t pretend to be anywhere close to one. He admitted to me once that Marquette had much better uniforms than Wisconsin as well. Although, I found

Chris McIntosh Looks Like Barry Alvarez’s Successor

A bit of news came out of Madison yesterday that former Badger football great Chris McIntosh would be getting a promotion to deputy Athletic Director this Fall. If you connect the dots, Barry Alvarez appears ready to name his successor at Wisconsin, and it appears