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Panthers unsure if Benjamin will play vs. Packers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has missed his second straight day of practice with a concussion, raising concerns about his availability for Sunday’s game at Green Bay. Coach Ron Rivera says the standout rookie is in the concussion protocol and will meet with independent doctors Friday to determine if he’s ready More >

Bucks G Knight has mentor in new coach Kidd

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) – As new Bucks coach Jason Kidd tinkers with his lineup for the coming season, it stands to reason that Brandon Knight will be the starting point guard. Knight had a breakout campaign last year after joining Milwaukee in a trade with Detroit, averaging 17.2 points and 4.9 assists while starting 69 More >

Wisconsin picked to win Big Ten in media vote

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) – Wisconsin is the unanimous pick to win the Big Ten, and the Badgers’ Frank Kaminsky is the Preseason Player of the Year. Wisconsin returns four starters after going 30-8 and reaching the Final Four. In the vote by conference media announced Thursday, the Badgers beat out Michigan State, last year’s Big Ten More >

Bucks add 7 business leaders to franchise

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The Milwaukee Bucks have added seven business leaders to its ownership group as it works to rebuild the team and makes plans for a new arena. The Bucks said Friday the additional ownership team members include five prominent African-American business leaders who have been involved in major civic initiatives that are often More >

Wisconsin Badger Womens Volleyball Wins Again Wednesday Night

The Wisconsin volleyball team has won six straight matches against Big Ten opponents.  Last night, the fifth-ranked Badgers pulled off a three-set sweep at Minnesota — Wisconsin’s first victory in the Gopher State since 2007.  Senior Ellen Chapman led the Badgers’ offense with 12 kills.  Sophomore Lauren Carlini had 34 assists and 18 digs, as More >

Badger Football Getting Closer To Full Strength

Two of Wisconsin’s key football players are getting closer to returning.  Fullback Derek Watt and defensive lineman Warren Herring were both injured in the Badgers’ season-opening loss to L-S-U on August 30th.  After practice yesterday, coach Gary Andersen said both have a chance of being ready for the Badgers’ next game a week from Saturday More >

Packers May Have Injured Players Back Sunday

Both starting corners for the Green Bay Packers still have a chance to play on Sunday.  That’s what coach Mike McCarthy said yesterday, in the wake of injuries to Tramon Williams and Sam Shields.  Neither practiced yesterday, as the 4-and-2 Packers get ready to host Carolina on Sunday.  Williams is closer to returning, as he More >

Thursday October 16 Area High School Sports Schedule

Mauston hosts Wautoma tonight as the 2014 South-Central Conference volleyball season comes to a close. Mauston has taken care of buisness against the teams below them in the SCC standings with a combined 5-0 record against Westfield, Nekoosa and Wautoma with a 5-4 SCC record overall after a loss at Adams-Friendship Tuesday but the Golden More >

Brad Bever Has New Lisbon Football On The Cusp Of The Playoffs

Brad Bever has New Lisbon football flying high after a big win against Necedah

Craig Baeseman Talks Royall Panthers Girls Volleyball

Royall High School girls volleyball coach Craig Baeseman talks about the conference title won by the Lady Panthers this season.