Kentucky Earns No. 1 Nod In AP Hoops Preseason PollArizona is ranked No. 2, and Wisconsin is No. 3.
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.
Emma: High Hopes Don't Faze Badgers"We have a lot of expectations of ourselves,"Frank Kaminsky says.
Wisch: Badgers Shows Us Illini Football Can Be MoreWisconsin was once in the doldrums and is now a Big Ten power.
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.
Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For TitleAaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
Hoge: Finding 'Frankie' -- Meet The Man Who Discovered Frank KaminskyThe 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.
Wisconsin Beats Arizona 64-63 In OT In West RegionFrank 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.
Wisconsin Routs Baylor 69-52 To Reach West FinalBen Brust hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the second-seeded Badgers who jumped to a 14-point lead in the first half and never let up on the overmatched Bears.
Hoge: Brust, Kaminsky Represent The Illinois Products Who Got AwayThere are no Illinois teams in the NCAA Tournament, but there are plenty of Illinois products.
No. 4 Wisconsin Routs No. 23 Illinois 95-70Ben Brust scored 18 points, Sam Dekker added 17 and No. 4 Wisconsin used a 20-0 run in the first half to easily beat No. 23 Illinois 95-70 on Wednesday night.
Wisch: Alvarez's Wisconsin Remains Blueprint For Illinihere was a time when Wisconsin football was Illinois football.
Ole Miss Stuns Wisconsin, Wins First NCAA Tournament Game Since 2002Marshall Henderson shook out of a shooting slump and scored 17 points in the second half, leading 12th-seeded Mississippi past No. 5 Wisconsin, 57-46, on Friday, giving the Rebels their first NCAA Tournament win since 2002.
Mississippi Beats Wisconsin 57-46 In NCAA Tourney Marshall Henderson shook out of a shooting slump and scored 17 points in the second half, leading 12th-seeded Mississippi past No. 5 Wisconsin 57-46 on Friday, giving the Rebels their first NCAA tournament win since 2002.
Hoge: Defying Reason, Bo Ryan Keeps Doing It At Wisconsin Never one to gloat, Bo Ryan had to stop himself from being too modest Saturday afternoon.