11:51 PM EST, Thu January 29, 2015

Iowa's Aaron White, Gabriel Olaseni hurting

Madison Iowa senior forward Aaron White, who suffered what team officials called a stinger last week at Purdue, has not returned to practice and his status remains questionable for the Hawkeyes key Big Ten game Saturday against visiting Wisconsin.He won't practice today, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery told reporters Thursday. Hell try to do some conditioning stuff. Hell see what he can do, see what he can do today, see what he can do tomorrowWe really won't know until we go through what we go through today and tomorrow. Obviously he can run. Its the other stuff that could be problematic for him...
Andy Baggot: UW's 1990 NCAA hockey championship team was as close-knit as they come

Andy Baggot: UW's 1990 NCAA hockey championship team was as close-knit as they come

The team will be honored on Saturday night during the Badgers' game against Minnesota at the Kohl Center.
Badgers football: Two recruits from Texas de-commit from UW

Badgers football: Two recruits from Texas de-commit from UW

Cornerbacks X’zavien Ausborne and Takadrae Williams from Dallas South Oak Cliff High School opt to look elsewhere after safeties coach Bill Busch was not retained by new UW coach Paul Chryst.

Badgers compensating for fewer 3-pointers, free throws

Madison As expected, the departure of guard Ben Brust has affected Wisconsins ability to hurt teams from three-point range.However, the difference has proved to be minimal and UW has compensated in other ways.Through 20 games last season, UW had made 160 of 418 three-point attempts (38.3%).Through 20 games this season, UW has made 139 of 390 attempts (35.6%).Brust through 20 games last season had made 51 of 125 three-pointers, both team-high marks. He left UW No. 1 in three-pointers made (235) and No. 2 in three-point attempts (606).Senior guard Josh Gasser leads UW this season in...
WIAC football: D-III dynasty at UW-Whitewater in transition

WIAC football: D-III dynasty at UW-Whitewater in transition

The new coach at Whitewater will immediately inherit great expectations.

With Traevon Jackson out, Josh Gasser stays the course

Madison One of Josh Gassers many strengths is that he does not drift off course.That is why Wisconsins fifth-year senior guard has resisted the urge launch more shots since the loss to injury of senior point guard Traevon Jackson.Hes just stayed steady, stayed true to himself and his game, UW coach Bo Ryan said. He hasnt tried to overdo anything. He keeps and even keel, still plays very good defense and it shows.Gasser, who averages 4.6 shots and 7.3 points per game, took just one shot in UWs 70-55 victory over Nebraska, the Badgers first full game without Jackson.He hit 2 of 5...

Badgers women's hockey: Five things you need to know this week

The University of Wisconsin women's hockey team will play a WCHA series at Minnesota State-Mankato looking to keep its unbeaten streak there alive.

Badgers men's hockey: Five things you need to know this week

In what will be their second series in three weeks, the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team will host Big Ten Conference archrival Minnesota.
Badgers men's basketball: Final bye week of Big Ten season leads into crowded schedule

Badgers men's basketball: Final bye week of Big Ten season leads into crowded schedule

The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team has longer than usual to prepare for an opponent it played a week ago.

Badgers No. 5 in both major top 25 polls

Madison - Victories over Iowa and Michigan helped Wisconsin move up Monday one spot to No. 5 in The Associated Press poll.
Badgers men's basketball: UW moves up to No. 5 in AP poll

Badgers men's basketball: UW moves up to No. 5 in AP poll

The Badgers (18-2, 6-1 Big Ten) are off until Saturday, when they will play at Iowa (13-7, 4-3).

Iowa's Aaron White could miss UW game

Madison Senior forward Aaron White, who leads Iowa in scoring, rebounding and steals, may be held out of the Hawkeyes key Big Ten game Saturday against visiting Wisconsin.White suffered what Iowa officials have called a stinger during a 67-63 loss to Purdue on Saturday.He is still sore, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said Monday on the Big Ten coaches teleconference. He has been seen by our doctors and he has been getting treatment. Hell be re-evaluated Wednesday morning and well see where it is then.But right not it is day-to-day and continuous treatment.White was limited to seven points and...

Zak Showalter beginning to provide valuable minutes

Madison Zak Showalter gained confidence in defeat.Although the Wisconsin players were despondent in the wake of a 67-62 Big Ten loss on Jan. 11 at Rutgers, Showalter found some solace in the fact that he contributed during a seven-minute stint.The redshirt sophomore guard from Germantown High School had a turnover but hit two free throws and grabbed four rebounds, including two on offense, in seven minutes.Comfort comes with getting minutes and being in big situations, Showalter said. Even though the Rutgers outcome wasnt what we wanted it to be I got some good minutes in that game that...
Badgers women's hockey: Annie Pankowski's hat trick powers UW past Clarkson

Badgers women's hockey: Annie Pankowski's hat trick powers UW past Clarkson

The victory is the 350th for UW coach Mark Johnson, making him only the fourth in Division I to reach that total.

Badgers football: Highly touted running back Bradrick Shaw chooses UW

Hours after three-star defensive tackle Kraig Howe committed to the University of Wisconsin, an Alabama running back did the same Saturday night.

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