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  1. Sam Dekker's Parents Say Badgers Final Four Berth Is "Pretty Surreal"

    SHEBOYGAN (WITI) — Sam Dekker is a standout Badgers sophomore forward who burst onto the scene as a freshman last season like few Wisconsin players have...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014 NCAA Tournament: Former Badgers Reflect on Wisconsin's Final Four Run

    Despite commitments ranging from law school to playing in the NBA, recent Wisconsin Badgers have kept their eyes on this year's Final Four run...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  3. Mike Bruesewitz: The Wisconsin Badgers Final Four team -- The Other Guys

    It was 6:30 a.m. by the time I left my friend'€™s place in Jerusalem. I had not slept a wink and had practice in roughly five hours...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  4. Crazily, Frank Kaminsky Has Become Face of Wisconsin Badgers, Tournament

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The only word Frank Kaminsky can muster that adequately describes the past week of his life is "crazy," which barely seems to do justice to his rise to near rock-star status...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  5. Notebook: Wisconsin Badgers Get Acclimated to Vast Expanse of AT&T...

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Wisconsin's players took to the AT&T Stadium court for a brief, 50-minute open practice on Friday afternoon...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  6. Tim Miles Named 2014 Jim Phelan Award Winner

    Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles was honored Friday in Dallas as the 2014 winner of the Jim Phelan Award, which is for national coach of the year. He received the award at the CollegeInsider...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 104 reads 0 comments

  7. Michigan Basketball: Top Storylines to Follow in Wolverines' 2014 Offseason

    Following a second Big Ten Conference title in the past three seasons and a second-straight trip to the Elite Eight, the Michigan basketball program enters the offseason with plenty to feel good about...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 3 months ago 1,753 reads 0 comments

  8. Michigan State Basketball Recruiting: Odds for Spartans to Land Top 2015 Targets

    The Michigan State Spartans will likely lose at least three starters to the NBA draft, which means that recruiting dynamic classes for 2014 and 2015 is imperative...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 8,417 reads 1 comments

  9. Gophers Hope NIT Championship Leads to NCAA Tournament

    Richard Pitino's first season as University of Minnesota basketball coach was supposed to be about showing improvement and establishing his style and an identity.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  10. Mathieu Won't Use the NIT Title for Offseason Motivation

    DeAndre Mathieu didn't care what tournament the Gophers were playing in on Thursday night; they were champions.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  11. Richard Pitino Makes a Name for Himself at Minnesota

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  12. Richard Pitino Draws Support from Coaching Father, Others

    Rick Pitino 's second year as a college head coach ended in the second round of the NIT when he was at Boston University in 1980.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  13. Four Schools, Including Ohio State, Hold 'A Slight Edge' with Torrance Gibson

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State has already made a commitment to Plantation (Fla.) American Heritage quarterback Torrance Gibson by telling the four-star prospect that he's their top priority in the 2015 class...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 months ago 468 reads 0 comments

  14. Tom Oates: Frank Kaminsky's Rise No Surprise to Anyone Associated with UW

    ARLINGTON, Texas — The only thing more amazing than the University of Wisconsin's run to the Final Four has been Frank Kaminsky's emergence as a national media darling.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 months ago 77 reads 0 comments

  15. March Madness 2014: Wisconsin's Blueprint to Beat Kentucky in the Final Four

    Wisconsin is in its first Final Four since 2000, and in doing so has helped Bo Ryan remove his name from the infamous "Best Coach Never To Make A Final Four" list...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 5,697 reads 6 comments

  16. Payne Finishes Third in Slam Dunk Competition in Dallas (video)

    Departing Michigan State senior Adreian Payne got knocked out of the NCAA tournament last Sunday, but he was back in front of a basketball crowd and bringing fans to their feet on Thursday night at the Denny's Slam Dunk Championship...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 399 reads 0 comments

  17. Video: Payne Uncorks 360-Degree Reverse Dunk

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  18. Rick Pitino Enjoys Watching His Son, Richard, Cut Down a Piece of the Net

    #Gophers coach Richard Pitino says he tried to ignore his dad yelling from behind the bench vs. Florida State. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  19. SMU vs. Minnesota: Gophers' NIT Title Proves Big Ten Is Nation's Best Conference

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers proved on Thursday night that the Big Ten, not the Big 12, is the nation's best conference this season...

    Sean Frye Written by Sean Frye about 3 months ago 2,705 reads 7 comments

  20. Photo: Bohannon's Selfie with George Bush

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  21. Bo Ryan on Final Four Atmosphere

    Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan discusses his experience in his first Final Four and his upcoming matchup against Kentucky. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  22. Elliott Eliason Questionable for NIT Final

    Elliott Eliason's availability for the NIT championship Thursday night is still uncertain after his limited participation in Wednesday's practice, Minnesota coach Richard Pitino said Wednesday...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  23. Minnesota Needs Aggressive Andre Hollins in Title Game vs. SMU

    As of yesterday, Minnesota coach Richard Pitino still wasn't sure if he would have center Elliott Eliason (ankle) available vs. SMU in tonight's NIT championship.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  24. Gophers Search for Redemption in Final

    The Gophers are back in the National Invitation Tournament final for the second time in three years. Minnesota's first appearance didn't go so hot.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  25. Pitino's NIT Run Shows Potential

    Louisville coach Rick Pitino said earlier this week that his Cardinals will open next season against "a Minnesota team that has every player back — should be top five in the country...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 20 reads 0 comments