Category Archives: College Basketball

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

Have To Respect Zak Showalter’s Troll Game

Milwaukee Bucks are bringing all sorts of guys into workouts for the team before the NBA Draft. These players are not always guys who are going to be drafted by the team, but they look at potential summer league guys for the organization. One of

Wisconsin Gets Guard Help With Transfer Trevor Anderson

Marquette wasn’t the only team in the State of Wisconsin with transfer news. Trevor Anderson who had a hell of a freshman year at UW-Green Bay will be transferring to Wisconsin where he will sit out a year then have three years left with Badgers.

PODCAST: Rainy Bar Close Walk Presented By Dogg Haus

Mitch and I are back for another edition of the Tapping The Keg podcast. We talk about a great deal of things in the next 40 minutes so strap in and enjoy the ride. We begin talking about Badgers game on Friday. We run it

Hoopcap: Heartbreak Heard Round’ The World

Wisconsin Badgers were on a quest to get to their third Final Four in four years. It didn’t look good for perennial Big Ten power as they trailed by 12 points in the final five minutes of the game. But as Wisconsin has done many

Wisconsin Looks To Avoid An MSG Repeat Performance

Wisconsin Badgers will play their second game of the season at Madison Square Garden tonight when they take on Florida Gators. Madison Square Garden is seen as the greatest basketball venue in all of basketball. It’s a little overdone, but there’s something always cool about

PODCAST: Happy ‘Pretend You’re A Badgers Fan’ Week

Welcome back to another edition of Tapping The Keg podcast. Wisconsin Badgers are in Sweet 16 for the fourth straight year. We talk about two things with Badgers fandom – One is how people all expect the other Wisconsinites to be Badgers fans during this

The Conference Pissing Match Is Out Of Control

When Michigan advanced to Sweet 16 on Sunday afternoon, every Big Ten fan ran to their keyboard to talk about how ‘Big 10 wasn’t actually down this season.’ For some reason, fans believe that the best way to talk about a conference is to judge