Category Archives: College Basketball

Wisconsin HoopCap: Too Much Nigel Hayes For Rutgers

HoopCap’s have return after a few weeks of cupcake hiatus. It’s good to be back in the swing of things for the conference season. These will be a part of both Marquette and Wisconsin’s journeys through the conference season. Good start for Wisconsin beating pesky

Badgers & Big Ten: Conference At A Glance

Big Ten play kicks off today, and Wisconsin Badgers begin tonight at home versus an upstart Rutgers team. It’s been a good non-conference season for Big Ten. ESPN’s Joe Lunardi has nine teams in the Big Dance to start the conference season. Let’s take a

Tapping The Keg Podcast: Pack Attack is Back, Jack

Podcast returns for another week where we get way too excited about Packers chances after throttling Seattle Seahawks. We look at Aaron Rodgers’ MVP chances, Packers playoff hopes and what we’ve seen recently. We also look at Bucks struggles, and what can be done. Charlie

HoopCap: Badgers Big Run Buries Marquette

There’s always a great excitement to Wisconsin-Marquette inside the arena. It’s buzzing with excitement. People are trying to start chants for both teams, and there are cheers for every basket. I liked the first half much better than the second half. Wisconsin rolled with another

Stop Acting Like Marquette-Wisconsin’s Rivalry Doesn’t Exist

Wisconsin and Marquette play again on Saturday afternoon. A time-honored tradition for these two teams play in December. It’s a fun rivalry and even in Golden Eagles down years, the game has been relatively close. It’s cliche as they come, but that’s why people say

Tapping The Keg Podcast: Are Seahawks-Packers a Top Five Rivalry?

Great group of podcast topics this week as Mitch and Charlie talk about Seahawks-Packers game and if Green Bay has a chance against the favored Seattle. We look at all things in that matchup from Aaron Rodgers against that defense and what Russell Wilson could

Badgers HoopCap: Hayes Leads Rout of Sooners

Wisconsin Badgers had their second straight major conference opponent come to town when Oklahoma came on Saturday afternoon. Many people had eyes on the football team’s date with Penn State later in the day, but the basketball team reminded everyone that they will be here

Badgers HoopCap: Second Half D Squeezes Orange

Wisconsin Badgers took part in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge tonight facing off against Syracuse who they beat in overtime last year on the road. Defense showed up in a major way for Wisconsin holding the Orange to 21 second-half points. An impressive win for Badgers

Badgers HoopCap: Happ Dominates Hoyas Big Men

Wisconsin Badgers move to the Maui Invitational final after a dominating performance against Georgetown winning 73-57 with a major second half. Badgers played one of their best halves of the season with great performances from Ethan Happ and Bronson Koenig. Another strong night for Ethan

Wisconsin HoopCap: Badgers’ Big Three Steps Up

Wisconsin Badgers faced their second test of the year as they opened up Maui Invitational on Monday afternoon versus a young and up-and-coming Tennessee team. Badgers are one of the favorites in the tournament, and if ESPN and Maui folks have it there way, Wisconsin