Archive for: UW Basketball

Badgers Roll On

The Wisconsin Badgers basketball team continued it’s resurgence Wednesday night with resounding 69-52 win over the visiting Iowa Hawkeyes.  In doing so, the Badgers won their 3rd consecutive game since the 6 game losing streak that threatened... read more »

 

So Far, So Good

The Wisconsin Badgers won their second consecutive game (and first road game in the last five) with a win at Penn St. on Sunday afternoon. I’m not yet ready to proclaim that the Badgers are “back” for they seem to match up... read more »

 

Keeping Hope Alive

Since I have done more than my share of Badger-bashing in this forum, I thought it was only fair that I acknowledge the Badgers decision over Illinois last night at the Kohl Center. (As I write this, I’m watching the Badger hockey team... read more »

 

New Sheriff in Town

Don’t look now but the best public  Division I basketball team in the state of Wisconsin may no longer reside in Madison.  (Before I go any farther, I would like to emphasize that the point of this post is not to bash the Badgers... read more »

 

A Tale of Two Programs

Saturday afternoon, I had the pleasure of watching the UW-Green Bay women’s basketball team dismantle visiting Valparaiso 76-45 at the Kress Events Center on campus. UWGB has long had a dominant mid-major women’s program, winning... read more »

 

Dialing Down the Badgers

A month ago in this space I wrote that the expectations for this year’s University of Wisconsin basketball team seemed out of proportion to reality. After watching them lose their last three conference games (including two in overtime),... read more »

 

Great (Badger) Expectations

There seems to be an air of disappointment regarding the performance of the UW basketball team so far this season. Perhaps it’s because fans thought the team would immediately build upon last season’s 31 win campaign or maybe coach... read more »