5:12 PM EDT, Mon October 20, 2014

Gary Andersen sees Bagers getting healthy on defense

Madison Wisconsins defense should be close to full-strength when the Badgers host Maryland on Saturday in a key Big Ten game for both teams.
College football: SEC is 1st league to go 4 for 5 at top of AP poll

College football: SEC is 1st league to go 4 for 5 at top of AP poll

The first season of the College Football Playoff is a little more than halfway in the books and there are just four unbeaten teams left in FBS.
NFL: Former Badger J.J. Watt doing what he can to sack league's bad-boy image

NFL: Former Badger J.J. Watt doing what he can to sack league's bad-boy image

The Houston Texans defensive end 'can disrupt a game by himself' according to Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, and will try to do that again on Monday Night Football.
Badgers football: Big Ten title game berth remains realistic goal for second half of season

Badgers football: Big Ten title game berth remains realistic goal for second half of season

The Big Ten Conference standings hang on the wall during University of Wisconsin football meetings, a reminder that — for now — the team can still write whatever script it wants in the West Division.
USHL hockey: Capitols drop home opener

USHL hockey: Capitols drop home opener

The Madison Capitols rebounded from an early two-goal deficit but couldn’t complete the comeback, losing to Cedar Rapids 5-3 in the team’s United States Hockey League home debut Saturday night…
Badgers men's hockey: Fourth straight loss to open the season

Badgers men's hockey: Fourth straight loss to open the season

ASHWAUBENON — The only thing more difficult than having to swallow the taste of defeat is being forced to swish it around in your mouth for a while.
Badgers football: Barry Alvarez looking eager for College Football Playoff selection committee's first meeting

Badgers football: Barry Alvarez looking eager for College Football Playoff selection committee's first meeting

In just more than a week, Barry Alvarez will make college football history and the University of Wisconsin athletic director can’t help but feel a sense of excitement.
Badgers women's hockey: No.1 UW loses lead late, falls in OT to No. 2 Minnesota

Badgers women's hockey: No.1 UW loses lead late, falls in OT to No. 2 Minnesota

The stay atop the USCHO.com national poll will likely be a short one.

Badgers football: Jordan Fredrick returns to Madison Memorial to support youth football

He serves as the honorary captain for the first Bruce Dahmen “Spartan Way” Bowl for eighth-grade teams Saturday at Mansfield Stadium.
USHL hockey: Art Brey, Sioux Falls shut out Capitols

USHL hockey: Art Brey, Sioux Falls shut out Capitols

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Art Brey stopped all 24 shots he faced, leading the Sioux Falls Stampede to a 1-0 win over the Madison Capitols in a United States Hockey League game Friday night at the De…

Badgers women's hockey: No. 1 UW takes backseat to No. 2 Minnesota

The University of Wisconsin might have the top-ranked team in the nation, but No. 2 Minnesota likely didn’t see it that way Friday night.

Observations from men's basketball practice (10/17)

Madison Reporters were able to watch the final minute of the first half and the entire second half of a mens basketball scrimmage Friday at the Kohl Center.Some observations after watching Bo Ryans team:The White team, featuring Sam Dekker, Josh Gasser and Nigel Hayes, built a 40-32 halftime lead. The lead dwindled to three points in the second half but Dekker scored five points, Gasser hit a three-pointer and Hayes added a basket to key a 10-0 run as the White pushed the lead to 50-37.The Red team, featuring Frank Kaminsky, Traveon Jackson and Duje Dukan, eventually pulled within four...
Badgers men's basketball: Sam Dekker stands out during second half of scrimmage

Badgers men's basketball: Sam Dekker stands out during second half of scrimmage

I'd heard sophomore forward Nigel Hayes had improved his outside shooting, and that certainly appears to be the case.

Badgers men's hockey preview: UW vs. Northern Michigan

The Badgers will face Northern Michigan Friday night and Saturday night at the Resch Center in Green Bay.
Badgers men's basketball: UW No. 4 in preseason coaches poll

Badgers men's basketball: UW No. 4 in preseason coaches poll

Three coaches gave the Badgers the nod as the top team in the land in the poll released Thursday.

Badgers Player News

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    Corey Clement

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    Leon Jacobs

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  • Rafael Gaglianone

    Rafael Gaglianone

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