Green Bay Press Gazette Sports Headlines

Carroll University's Bianca Smith was hired by the Red Sox, becoming the first Black woman to coach pro baseball

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 6:00am

Bianca Smith, assistant athletic director and an assistant baseball coach at Carroll, has been hired by the Boston Red Sox as a minor league coach.


Alabama's DeVonta Smith ends wide receiver drought by winning Heisman Trophy

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 9:44pm

DeVonta Smith made history as the first wide receiver in 29 years to win the Heisman Trophy ahead of Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence.


High school: Tuesday's sports results

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 9:00pm

Basketball and swimming teams were in action


Live Coverage: Marquette vs. Connecticut

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 7:39pm

The Marquette men's basketball team (6-5, 2-3 Big East) returns to Fiserv Forum to take on the Connecticut Huskies (4-1, 1-1) on Tuesday night.


The Bucks are playing mix-and-match with their subs, but some trends have started to appear

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 3:17pm

Mike Budenholzer's favorite grouping so far has included D.J. Augustin and Bobby Portis with Khris Middleton, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jrue Holiday.


High school: Monday's sports results

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 8:54pm

Results for Jan. 4.


Former UW quarterback Jack Coan announced that he is transferring to Notre Dame

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 8:41pm

Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst and his players could face a familiar face next season when they play Notre Dame: Jack Coan.


Live coverage: Bucks vs. Pistons

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 6:54pm

The Bucks begin a five-game homestand tonight against the Detroit Pistons. Get live updates from Bucks beat writer Jim Owczarski.


UW's ability to protect the basketball has been critical to team's success

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 3:04pm

UW is averaging 8.3 turnovers per game this season. Dating to last season, UW has gone 29 consecutive games with no more than 11 turnovers.


Jamal Cain has always been an intriguing player at Marquette. He's thriving as a senior with consistent role.

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 2:35pm

Jamal Cain has started every game this season and is averaging 11.5 points and 6.5 rebounds. He is shooting 18 for 40 (45%) on three-pointers.


Sterling Sharpe, whose records were matched by Davante Adams, was a fascinating part of Packers history

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 12:46pm

Davante Adams passed one longstanding Sterling Sharpe record and tied another Sunday. Sharpe is among the most interesting stories in Packers history.


Marquette's game at Villanova on Friday is postponed after Wildcats pause basketball activities again.

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 11:54am

The Wildcats announced that they are pausing basketball activities for a third time this season due to COVID-19 issues and will reschedule three Big East games.


Bucks hoping a successful homestand will establish consistency they've been seeking

Sun, 01/03/2021 - 4:48pm

Beginning with a 30-point New Year's Day blowout of Chicago at Fiserv Forum, the Bucks have begun a five-game, nine-day homestand, their second-longest home stretch of the first half of the season.


Sam Mayer is on the fast track in racing. But who is this Wisconsin teen, how did he get here and where is he going?

Sun, 01/03/2021 - 6:00am

From his first kid kart to a title and wins in ARCA and NASCAR trucks, Sam Mayer has moved quickly. He'll race in the Xfinity Series upon turning 18.


High school: Saturday's sports results

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 8:06pm

Basketball and hockey teams were in action


Finally: UWGB men's basketball team celebrates first win of the season

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 7:54pm

PJ Pipes had a career game to lead the UWGB men to its first win after starting the season 0-9.


Live Coverage: Marquette at Georgetown

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 6:17pm

The Golden Eagles (5-5, 1-3 Big East) look to end a three-game losing streak against the Hoyas (3-5, 1-3) at McDonough Arena.


Wisconsin spring turkey hunting permits have been drawn, and demand is up

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 5:10pm

The DNR has made slightly more than 245,000 authorizations available this year, but about 16,000 more hunters applied.


Smith: A look back at big stories from the Wisconsin outdoors – and fun ones too – could help us move forward in 2021

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 4:21pm

From deer research to online input, from the gray wolf and burbot to a fun fishing quest, 2020 provided Wisconsin outdoors stories worth another look.


Sure it's early, Milwaukee Bucks fans, but check out those three-point shooting numbers

Sat, 01/02/2021 - 4:08pm

Through six games, the Bucks were first in the league in three-pointers made, second in attempts and first in percentage.