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Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes Caught By Hot Mic, Nearly Dies Of Embarrassment

Nigel Hayes has already endeared himself to the world through his adorable obsession with the NCAA tournament stenographer. Now well-versed in the ways of stenography, Hayes spent part of yesterday's press conference learning a valuable lesson about hot mics. » 3/26/15 10:06am Thursday 10:06am

Wisconsin Players Are Obsessed With The Stenographer

At the NCAA tournament, all player and coach interviews are transcribed by a stenographer, to be handed out to the media for ease of accurately quoting. It is, admittedly, a fascinating, fast-paced job, featuring a stenotype machine that works unlike anything most people have ever seen. » 3/22/15 12:18pm 3/22/15 12:18pm

If You Like Lanky, Versatile Big Men, Root For Frank Kaminsky

If the only skin you have in March Madness is the money you've invested in bracket pools, might I suggest paying attention to the 7-foot Midwesterner with the name of a 50-year-old plumber? Wisconsin's extremely talented forward Frank Kaminsky has led the 31-3 Badgers to their first-ever No. 1 seed, and he's done it… » 3/18/15 2:00pm 3/18/15 2:00pm

Wisconsin Freshmen Practice Not Dying While Diving For Loose Balls

Wisconsin is playing at Minnesota right now, which provides a unique challenge: the raised floors of Williams Arena. The Golden Gophers gym is one of the last few in America that features a raised floor—of about two feet—and the Badger freshmen have likely never played on one. So yesterday featured some fun looking… » 3/05/15 8:16pm 3/05/15 8:16pm

Motivational Speaker Matt Foley Makes His Pitch For Wisconsin Football

The Wisconsin Badgers posted an old clip yesterday of a guy who suspiciously looks and sounds like Chris Farley—doing an impression of motivational speaker Matt Foley—telling kids to go to Wisconsin. Wait a minute, that is Chris Farley. Aw. » 2/25/15 6:32pm 2/25/15 6:32pm

​Melvin Gordon's Rushing Record Is Now Samaje Perine's Rushing Record

Poor Melvin Gordon ran through a stout defense last week for 408 yards, an all-time FBS record. The single-game FBS rushing champ got to wear that crown for a week. » 11/22/14 5:22pm 11/22/14 5:22pm

Melvin Gordon Tramples Nebraska For Single Game FBS Rushing Record

Melvin Gordon only played three quarters today, because his Wisconsin Badgers no longer needed him when they went up 52-17 over Nebraska. But that's okay, because in that three-fourths of a game, Melvin Gordon broke LaDainian Tomlinson's all-time FBS single game rushing record with 408 ground yards. Tomlinson's old… » 11/15/14 7:00pm 11/15/14 7:00pm

Wisconsin QB Doesn't Have An Injured Shoulder; He Has The Yips

Wisconsin head football coach Gary Andersen said Tuesday that backup quarterback Joel Stave was out indefinitely with a shoulder injury. Later that day, Andersen rowed it back, saying Stave's shoulder wasn't hurt; he's just working his way through a severe case of the yips. » 9/03/14 1:45pm 9/03/14 1:45pm

Aaron Harrison Strikes Again; Kentucky Goes To Final

Holy shit, Aaron Harrison. With about five seconds left, Harrison buried another huge three-pointer to give Kentucky a 74-73 lead and a spot in the NCAA title game. » 4/05/14 11:36pm 4/05/14 11:36pm

Arizona Loses To Wisconsin; Students And Riot Police Face Off

Arizona lost 64-63 in overtime to the Wisconsin Badgers earlier tonight for a spot in the Final Four, and now the campus is kind of a shit show. Riot police were lining up in front of a University boulevard bar more than an hour before the game ended and when it did, things rapidly deteriorated. By the end, students… » 3/30/14 12:36am 3/30/14 12:36am

Bo Ryan's Excited To See Aaron Rodgers

Wisconsin beat Baylor tonight to advance to the Elite Eight, and Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers stopped by the Badgers' locker room after the game for some celebrating. Head coach Bo Ryan seemed happy(?) to take a photo with him. » 3/27/14 11:30pm 3/27/14 11:30pm

Cops Allege Former Wisconsin WR Marcus Randle-El Is Gun-Toting Abductor

An Amber Alert issued in Illinois at 11:45 p.m. Eastern time Thursday night named a Marcus Randle-El as the suspect in the kidnapping of his own three-year-old daughter. Local media reports that's the same Marcus Randle-El who played wide receiver at Wisconsin and is the brother of former Steelers player Antwaan… » 1/24/14 12:28am 1/24/14 12:28am

Indiana's Yogi Ferrell Can Levitate

[Indiana point guard Yogi Ferrell floats for a layup against #3 Wisconsin. The Hoosiers gave the Badgers their first loss, 75-72. Scott May, get the champagne ready. One down, three to go. Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty] » 1/15/14 11:50am 1/15/14 11:50am

Wisconsin Football Celebrates Packers Win, Except For One Sad Bears Fan

Players from Wisconsin's football team watched the Packers-Bears game from their hotel in Orlando as they prep for the Capital One Bowl. When Randall Cobb caught the game-winning touchdown for Green Bay, most of them celebrated. Most of them. The Bears fan in the Matt Forte jersey was so, so unhappy. » 12/29/13 8:45pm 12/29/13 8:45pm