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Bo Ryan. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan To Retire After Next Season

Ryan considered retiring after April’s loss to Duke in the national championship.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Duke's Justice Winslow. (Getty Images)

NCAA Title Game Draws Most TV Viewers In 18 Years

Duke-Wisconsin averaged 28.3 million viewers, the most since 1997.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2015

Jahlil Okafor #15 of the Duke Blue Devils collides with Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers and is called for an offensive foul in the first half during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Duke Tops Wisconsin, 68-63, To Win National Title

Jahlil Okafor scored two big buckets late and his freshman buddy Tyus Jones hit a key 3-pointer to lift Duke to its fifth national title Monday night.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2015

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski. (Getty Images)

It’s A Shot At History For Bo Ryan, Mike Krzyzewski

This is Krzyzewski’s ninth NCAA title game.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2015

Wisconsin celebrates a trip to the national title game while Willie Cauley-Stein leaves the floor Saturday after the Badgers' win in the national semifinals in Indianapolis. (Getty Images)

Emma: Kentucky’s Pursuit Of Perfection Falls Short

The Wildcats fell just shy of becoming the first team to reach 40-0.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2015

Kentucky Wildcats. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Sweet 16 Preview, Part 1

A sweet set of games is headlined by the unbeaten Kentucky Wildcats.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Wisconsin celebrates after winning the Big Ten Tournament title. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Wisconsin’s Way Of Winning Is Fun

The Badgers keep it loose to numb the pressure they face.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

Wisconsin's Sam Dekker. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Down The Stretch They Come

The Big Ten’s class consists of two teams at the top.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2015

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Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Boilermakers Are Rising

Matt Painter has Purdue on the brink of a return to the tournament.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

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Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Is Indiana For Real?

Stuck in the muck of the Big Ten sits an Indiana team with all the potential to make an NCAA Tournament run or bow out in the NIT.

02/16/2015

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Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Badgers Keep Rolling

Wisconsin is too much for the Big Ten to handle.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2015

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

No. 4 Wisconsin Cruises Past Northwestern 81-58

It was Sam Dekker on the outside, and Frank Kaminsky all over the court. Duje Dukan provided a lift when he checked into the game, and Nigel Hayes had his share of positive moments.

01/05/2015

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Kentucky Earns No. 1 Nod In AP Hoops Preseason Poll

Arizona is ranked No. 2, and Wisconsin is No. 3.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon. (Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Emma: Quest To Be The Best Is What Drives Wisconsin’s Gordon

“It drives me,” Melvin Gordon says of seeing the other top running backs’ accomplishments.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bo Ryan. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Emma: High Hopes Don’t Faze Badgers

“We have a lot of expectations of ourselves,”Frank Kaminsky says.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2014

Former Wisconsin coach and current athletic director Barry Alvarez. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Wisch: Badgers Shows Us Illini Football Can Be More

Wisconsin was once in the doldrums and is now a Big Ten power.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Justin Jackson #28 of the Northwestern Wildcats runs against the Wisconsin Badgers during the first half on October 4, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Jackson, Northwestern Beat No. 17 Wisconsin 20-14

Godwin Igwebuike had three interceptions and Justin Jackson rushed for 162 yards, helping the resurgent Wildcats upset Melvin Gordon and No. 17 Wisconsin 20-14 on Saturday.

10/04/2014

Kentucky Wildcats players celebrate after a one-point victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.

04/05/2014

Howard Moore and Frank Kaminsky. (Getty Images)

Hoge: Finding ‘Frankie’ — Meet The Man Who Discovered Frank Kaminsky

The star of this year’s NCAA Tournament wasn’t heavily recruited. And the man who ultimately found Frank Kaminsky is now the head coach at UIC.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2014

Traevon Jackson of the Wisconsin Badgers drives on Aaron Gordon of the Arizona Wildcats in the second half during the West Regional Final. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Beats Arizona 64-63 In OT In West Region

Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.

03/29/2014

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