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Owen-Withee beats Pepin/Alma 17-12 in WIAA D7

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Austin Milliren ran for 102 yards and one touchdown as Owen-Withee beat Pepin/Alma 17-12 Thursday in the Wisconsin high school Division 7 final. The Blackhawks (13-1) went up 17-0 early in the fourth quarter, turning a fumble recovery into a 49-yard scoring drive, culminating in Bryce Niemi’s 15-yard TD run and a More >

RB Tate joins Vikings after rough ride with Browns

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – After a bumpy ending in Cleveland, running back Ben Tate is getting a fresh start in Minnesota. Tate joined the Vikings for practice Thursday, two days after he was waived by the Browns. Tate signed with Cleveland as a free agent before the season, leaving Houston after four years. Tate had only More >

Matthews, Packers O-line, get movie star turns

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Clay Matthews and four offensive linemen for the Green Bay Packers are making star turns on the big screen. A trailer for the film “Pitch Perfect 2″ features a brief cameo for the Packers quintet. The movie about an a cappella competition comes out in May. The scene features the Packers wearing More >

Badgers look to sew up Big Ten West at Iowa

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Melvin Gordon’s record-setting effort against Nebraska pushed Wisconsin one step closer to another Big Ten title. A repeat performance could send the 14th-ranked Badgers back to Indianapolis for the championship game- and Gordon to New York for the Heisman Trophy ceremony. Wisconsin (8-2, 5-1 Big Ten, No. 16 CFP) still has a More >

Kris Saylor Previews Necedah Cardinals Boys Basketball Season

Kris Saylor talks Necedah boys basketball with Troy Matz

Steve Meylor Previews The Wonewoc Center Boys Basketball Season

Steve Meylor is the new boys basketball coach at Wonewoc-Center High School and talks about it with Troy Matz

Mauston High School Boys Basketball Coach Gil Saylor

Mauston Golden Eagles boys basketball coach Gil Saylor previews the season with Troy Matz

16 Wins In A Row For Badger Womens Volleyball

The Wisconsin volleyball team has tied a school record by winning its 16th straight Big Ten Conference match.  The second-ranked Badgers defeated Number-10 Illinois three-sets-to-one last night in Madison.  Wisconsin continues to lead the Big Ten at 16-and-1.  Its league winning streak ties a program record set in 1997.  Freshman Kelli Bates had a season-high More >

Bucks Have Won Three In A Row

The Milwaukee Bucks now have a three-game winning streak after a triple-overtime victory at Brooklyn last night, 122-to-118.  Bucks’ coach Jason Kidd won his first game against the team he left after a public confrontation with Nets ownership.  Brandon Knight blew a chance to win it in the first overtime, when he stole a pass from More >

UW Green Bay Womens Basketball Pulls Off An Upset At Purdue

The U-W Green Bay women pulled off an upset at 24th-ranked Purdue, 81-to-78 in double overtime.  The Phoenix overcame a ten-point deficit to send the game to overtime.  In the second O-T, Green Bay’s Tesha Buck made two free throws to put her team up by four with 22 seconds remaining.  Ashley Morrisette hit a three-pointer More >