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Packers Cut Next-To-Last Practice Short

(Green Bay, WI)  —  With only 46 players available to participate in the next-to-last practice of the season, Green Bay coach Mike McCarthy sent his team to the lockerroom early Thursday. That happened after a player had to leave the field with a minor injury. The Packers have one more practice Saturday before flying to More >

LB Edwards Given “Come-Back-To-School” Grade

(Miami, FL)  —  Badgers linebacker T.J. Edwards says he will make a decision later about returning for his senior year. The NFL Draft Advisory Board gave him a “come-back-to-school grade” when he asked. That means the board doesn’t think he would be taken in the first or second rounds of the NFL Draft in April. More >

Green Bay Opens Conference Season With 95-83 Win

(Green Bay, WI)  —  The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay got 24 points from Sandy Cohen, and four other players in double figures, while rolling past Detroit Mercy 95-83. The Thursday win was the Horizon League season opener for both teams. The Phoenix improved their record to 6-8 overall after grabbing a 48-41 halftime lead. They More >

Panthers Fall To Oakland 76-68

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  A 19 point deficit was too much for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers to overcome Thursday night. They lost to Oakland 76-68. The Panthers had no answer for Kendrick Nunn, who scorched them for 36 points. Milwaukee falls to a 7-7 overall record.  Brock Stull had 19 points, nine rebounds and five More >

Area high School Varsity Sports Results from Thursday 12/28/17

BOYS BASKETBALL Ithaca defeated New Lisbon 70-63 in the Cassville Varsity Tournament Necedah defeated Pittsville 65-56 in their Varsity Tournament Hillsboro defeated Seneca 66-63 in the Seneca Varsity Tournament Wis Dells defeated Portage 64-55 Tomah defeated Menomonie 48-43 in their Varsity Tournament   GIRLS BASKETBALL Necedah defeated Pittsville 63-31 in their Varsity Tournament, Lindsey Murphy led More >

Area High School Varsity Sports Schedule for Friday 12/29/17

BOYS BASKETBALL Necedah host a Varsity Tournament Tomah hosts a Varsity Tournament   GIRLS BASKETBALL Mauston hosts Onalaska Luther Necedah host a Varsity Tournament Adams-Friendship travels to the Tri-County Varsity Tournament     BOYS HOCKEY Wis Dells and Tomah take part in the Wis Dells Varsity Tournament   BOYS WRESTLING Mauston, Adams/Friendship, Hillsboro,  New Lisbon,  More >

Marquette Drops Close Game To Xavier 91-87

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  Xavier hit six straight clutch free throws in the final 28 seconds to hold off Marquette 91-87 Wednesday night in the Big East opener for both teams. Trevon Blueitt scored 23 to lead the Musketeers to their eighth straight victory. Andrew Rousey’s 31 points led the Golden Eagles. Marquette kept the game More >

Badgers Take Care Of Business Against Chicago State 82-70

(Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin Badgers got back to the .500 mark by beating Chicago State at home Wednesday night 82-70. The Badger record is 7-7.  Ethan Happ scored 18 points and had 12 rebounds in his team’s third straight win. Khalil Iverson had 17 and freshman Brad Davison added 15, but had to leave More >

Packers 2018 Schedule Solidified

(Green Bay, WI)  —  With the Green Bay Packers guaranteed a third-place finish in the NFC North, they already have a pretty good idea what next season’s schedule will look like. The Packers will play six games in the division, four games with the NFC West and four with the AFC East.  The final two More >

Badgers Soak Up Sun On “Beach Day”

(Miami, FL)  —  The reward for a 12-1 season and an appearance in the Orange Bowl includes a “beach day” for the Wisconsin Badgers. While most of their fans were shivering in subzero wind chill factors, team members hit the beach for a little volleyball, jet-ski riding and sun-soaked relaxation. There has been plenty of More >