Category Archives: College Basketball

Wisconsin & Marquette Get Marquee Gavitt Games

For the second straight year, Marquette and Wisconsin will have premier games for The Gavitt Games where it pits Big East and Big Ten teams against each other. For the Badgers, they’ll be meeting Xavier for the second straight year reigniting their testy game from

What’s Marquette and Wisconsin Outlook for 2018-2019 Season?

With everyone coming out with their ‘way too early’ top 25 polls, it’s fair to think about what the teams in-state might do next season. Marquette and Wisconsin both missed the tournament last year, and it’s the first time since the mid 90s that the

Daily Tap: Loyola & Michigan Keep it Rollin’

Loyola kicked some serious ass yesterday (0-8 mins). It’s fun to watch a Cinderella come through like this. Ben Richardson was awesome and hit the dagger three to keep KState at bay. Still wish Kentucky would have beaten K-State. Game was kind of a bore

Wisconsin Overcomes Big Apple Shooting Struggles to Advance

Wisconsin lives to fight another day. In the first Big Ten Tournament game of the day, the Badgers pulled out a gutsy victory over the Maryland Terrapins, 59-54. Once again, Wisconsin struggled to find their stroke at Madison Square Garden. This was a problem last

Davison’s Career Day Not Enough to Beat Michigan State

Brad Davison is already a Badger legend. We talked about it on the Daily Tap yesterday as Davison cemented his claim of being a Badger over the past few months. He’s the classic look of a prototypical Badger player with the buzzcut, the attitude, grittiness

Badgers Fans Chant ‘Cheater’ at Miles Bridges

Michigan State and Wisconsin faced off against each other on Sunday afternoon. Michigan State’s Miles Bridges found himself in the crosshairs of the NCAA scandal where his mom took $400 from some agent and a free meal. Bridges was one of the lesser dollar amount

Badgers Keep it Rolling vs. Northwestern

Wisconsin Badgers are getting hot to finish off the season. They’ve won four of the last five games and look better than they had all season. The young team grew up in the past couple of weeks and will prove to be a tough out

Badgers Finish Their Comeback in Overtime

Wisconsin Badgers trailed their rival, the Minnesota Golden Gophers, by seven points with six minutes left to go in the game. Things did not look good at this point for Wisconsin as offense came at a premium. Badgers only scored 51 points heading into the

Frank Kaminsky Gets Showered with Badgers Love

Charlotte Hornets forward Frank Kaminsky returned to Madison, Wisconsin to get his number retired on Thursday versus Purdue. It was a cool scene to see all of the former Badgers and teammates come back to see him get his number put into the rafters. It

Michigan’s Hot First Half Proves Key vs. Wisconsin

Wisconsin Badgers had a chance to play spoiler this week. They would welcome two ranked opponents to the Kohl Center with Michigan visiting on Sunday, and Purdue coming to town on Thursday night. Wisconsin is looking for some sort of moral victory at this juncture