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Record-setting UW tailback Jonathan Taylor turns the spotlight on his teammates

1 hour 41 sec ago

UW's Joe Rudolph on Jonathan Taylor: "For a young man to be the person he is and be the player that he is, that's what college football is all about."


After big 2019 season with Brewers, catcher Yasmani Grandal gets $73 million deal from White Sox

1 hour 39 min ago

Free-agent catcher Yasmani Grandal, who had a big 2019 season with the Brewers, signed a four-year, $73 million deal with the Chicago White Sox.


Live blog: Day 1 of the WIAA state football championships

4 hours 8 min ago

Follow along with Mike Sherry from Camp Randall Stadium as four WIAA football state championships are decided Thursday in Madison.


UW-Eau Claire suspends five football players for racist Snapchat conversation that used KKK image

8 hours 5 min ago

UW-Eau Claire's chancellor said the actions will not be tolerated and that he anticipated the investigation would be concluded quickly.


After beating the Atlanta Hawks, the Milwaukee Bucks are happy to finally be headed home

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 11:26pm

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Eric Bledsoe led a second-half charge for the Bucks as the defeated the Atlanta Hawks, 135-127, and finally headed home


Bucks 135, Hawks 127: Snapping out of their funk after the break

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 9:32pm

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 33 points and Eric Bledsoe had 28 in the Bucks' 135-127 win over Atlanta.


Brewers add Ray, Feyereisen to 40-man roster; trade with Indians for infielder Mark Mathias

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 8:09pm

The Brewers added outfielder Corey Ray and reliever J.P. Feyereisen to their 40-man roster, and traded with Cleveland for infielder Mark Mathias.


Jim Leonhard doesn't mince words: UW's defense must be better than it was at Nebraska

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 7:38pm

UW defensive coordinator Jim Leonhard was asked if he noted an uncharacteristic lack of effort during certain plays in UW's 37-21 victory over Nebraska. He had.


Badgers' road graders wore down Purdue's defense in the second half and overtimes in 2018

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 7:24pm

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm on succumbing to UW's ground game: "We had a hard time last year, especially towards the end of the game. Got wore down."


Smith: Bowhunting tale of 13-point buck dubbed 'Young Guns' fuels anticipation for Wisconsin gun deer hunt

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 6:21pm

Tales from bowhunting season are helping fuel anticipation for the 2019 gun deer hunt. The traditional nine-day firearm hunt is expected to draw 580,000 hunters; it runs Nov. 23 to Dec. 1.


Legendary football coach Bill Turnquist returns to state title game

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 5:42pm

Bill Turnquist went to three state title games as West De Pere's coach. This week, he returns as a member of Bay Port.


Micah Potter and UW officials are set to speak with NCAA on Thursday regarding his eligibility

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 3:50pm

Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez and Katie Smith, associate athletic director for compliance, are set to speak on behalf of Micah Potter.


Marquette lands 2020 five-star prospect Dawson Garcia

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 3:37pm

Dawson Garcia joins Justin Lewis from Baltimore and Oso Ighodaro from Chandler, Arizona, as talented forwards in Marquette's 2020 recruiting class.


High school football: Stratford, Bay Port sit atop G10 rankings

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 2:54pm

Six teams in composite rankings are vying for state championships.


High school: Tuesday's sports results

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 11:26pm

Results for Nov. 19


Girls prep basketball: Bay Port defeats Hortonville 51-46

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 10:51pm

Girls prep basketball: Bay Port defeats Hortonville 51-46


UWGB women struggle in loss to Marquette

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 10:42pm

The Phoenix has lost two straight against its in-state rival.


Purdue has battled through injuries on offense and defense to win its last two games

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 6:09pm

UW hosts Purdue at 3 p.m. Saturday. Here is a look at the Boilermakers' offense, defense and special teams.


Jack Coan's confidence soared after his play helped Wisconsin rally to defeat Purdue last season

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 5:59pm

"It definitely helped my confidence out," Jack Coan said of his play at Purdue in '18. "It was my first win of my college year."


UW kicker Collin Larsh helped maintain Badgers' momentum while his Nebraska counterpart came up empty

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 5:00pm

"You are told how momentum can change and it is basically a turnover when you miss a kick," UW kicker Collin Larsh said.