Sports

Twelve Former Prep Hoops Players Named To State HOF

(Undated)  —  Six former boys’ high school basketball standouts and six girls’ players have been named to the state coaches association’s Hall of Fame. The boys’ list includes Chris Jones of Milwaukee Hamilton, whose father Jim was enshrined in 2008. Also to be inducted are Trevor Powell and Brian Garner, who led Milwaukee Washington to More >

Tuesday February 9 Area High School Sports Summaries

BOYS BASKETBALL South-Central Conference Wisconsin Dells 71 Mauston 68  Mauston suffers their first loss of the conference season and their 17th straight loss in boys basketball in the Dells. The Chiefs led by 5-10 points for most of the game as they improve to 5-3 in league play. Peyton Rohling scores 24 points and Dom More >

Bucks Win In Final Second, End Five-Game Losing Streak

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Bucks blow a 19-point lead in the fourth quarter, and score in the final second to beat Boston at home, 112-111. Avery Bradley fouled Khris Middleton with 0.6 left, and Middleton made the first free throw and intentionally missed the second to run out the clock and end the Bucks’ More >

NBA News: Butler Out, Karl To Keep Job

(Atlanta, GA)  —  Former Marquette guard and forward Jimmy Butler will be out three to four weeks with a sprained left knee suffered in a loss to Denver last Friday night. That means Butler will not play Wednesday in Atlanta and he’ll miss Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game in Toronto. He leads the league in minutes More >

Badger Men Go For Sixth Straight Win

(Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin men’s basketball team goes for its sixth straight Big Ten victory Wednesday when it hosts Nebraska. Junior forward Vitto Brown has been playing through a rib injury he suffered last month and with the pain subsiding, he has averaged ten points and three rebounds in the Badgers’ last three wins More >

Saint Norbert Men Win 60th Straight League Game

(Lake Forest, IL)  —  The Saint Norbert College men are just one win away from tying a national record for consecutive league victories. The Green Knights won their 60th straight Midwest Conference game Tuesday night, 69-44 at Lake Forest. Ben Bobinski scored 17 points for Saint Norbert, which also became the first team in 65 More >

Badger Defensive Backs Coach Leaves For NFL

(Madison, WI)  —  Wisconsin football coach Paul Chryst will reportedly have to look for a second new assistant. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says defensive backs’ coach Daronte’ Jones is leaving to become the assistant secondary coach with the NFL’s Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins have not confirmed that they’ve hired Jones, who joined the UW one More >

Patriots Cut Ex-Badger Montee Ball

(Foxborough, MA)  —  The New England Patriots have released former Wisconsin running back Montee Ball, one day after a judge entered not guilty pleas to a pair of criminal charges against him. He was on the Patriots’ practice squad for two months when his contract expired February first. But ESPN says the team quickly signed More >

Wonewoc-Center Wolves Boys Basketball Coach Steve Meylor

Aaron Hill Happy To Be With Brewers

Veteran Aaron Hill says he’s glad the Milwaukee Brewers want him, and it doesn’t matter that the team is in a massive re-building mode. The 34-year-old infielder is starting his 12th Major League campaign, after he was dealt to Milwaukee along with starter Chase Anderson and shortstop prospect Isan Diaz. New general manager David Stearns More >