Missouri's volleyball team was concocting such a dominating second-set run, similar to many seen at the Devaney Sports Center over the years, that even the PA announcer had an out-of-habit moment.
The Spartans win the opener of a Big Ten Conference series at Munn Ice Arena.
UW (10-2) has won four straight since its 38-7 loss to the Buckeyes (12-0) in October.
The Badgers (4-4) take a three-game losing streak into Saturday's Big Ten opener vs. Indiana (8-0) at the Kohl Center.
A right leg injury ends a productive career for UW's A.J. Taylor.
“He’ll do anything for (his teammates),” Chryst says of UW's leading receiver. "He’s got a spirit about him. He’s got an infectious personality. He will find the good in people. When you get on the field, he loves playing the game and appreciates that opportunity to play the game and I think that’s infectious.”
While it will be the first Red vs. Blue game for the Husker coach, he will see a familiar face on the opposing sideline.
Washington opted not to re-sign Smith during the offseason, opening the door for Green Bay to sign him to a four-year, $52 million deal.
Wisconsin State Journal reporter Jim Polzin breaks down the matchup between the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team and the Indiana Hoosiers in their Big Ten Conference opener Saturday afternoon at the Kohl Center in Madison.
Trayce Jackson-Davis (above), a McDonald’s All-American, leads the Hoosiers with 9.4 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game. … Indiana is averaging over 30 free throw attempts per game. Jackson-Davis already has attempted 60. … Sophomore guard Rob Phinisee (9.0 ppg) has appeared in only four games this season due to injuries. … The Hoosiers are top 20 nationally in offensive rebounding percentage. Jackson-Davis and Justin Smith have combined for 49 offensive boards.
No. Name Ht. Year PPG 11 Devonte Green 6-3 Sr. 15.8 23 Damezi Anderson (above) 6-7 So. 5.6 25 Race Thompson 6-8 So. 4.6 21 Jerome Hunter 6-7 Fr. 4.6 20 De'Ron Davis 6-10 Sr. 1.7
No. Name Ht. Year PPG 4 Trayce Jackson-Davis 6-9 Fr. 15.5 3 Justin Smith 6-7 Jr. 14.3 50 Joey Brunk 6-11 Jr. 7.9 1 Aljami Durham (above) 6-4 Jr. 12.6 2 Armaan Franklin 6-4 Fr. 5.0
UW has beaten Indiana at home 16 consecutive times. The Hoosiers’ only win at the Kohl Center was a 69-59 decision on Jan. 25, 1998, the same month the building opened. … North Carolina State averaged 1.17 points per possession, the most by a UW opponent this season and only the second time an opponent has reached 1.0 against the Badgers. … Tyler Wahl (above) finished with a career-high eight rebounds vs. the Wolfpack.
Coach: Archie Miller, 43-31 in his third season at Indiana.
No. Name Ht. Year PPG 1 Brevin Pritzl (above) 6-3 Sr. 7.3 5 Tyler Wahl 6-7 Fr. 3.1 12 Trevor Anderson 6-2 Jr. 1.0
As next week's winter meetings approach, the Cardinals have kept engaged with the free-agent market, recognizing they could acquire certainty there before they know if Martinez can be ready to start in 2020. 'The market is healthy. And it’s moving,' president of baseball operations John Mozeliak said.
No. Name Ht. Year PPG 2 Aleem Ford 6-8 Jr. 10.1 23 Kobe King (above) 6-4 So. 10.4 35 Nate Reuvers 6-11 Jr. 14.9 0 D'Mitrik Trice 6-0 Jr. 8.4 34 Brad Davison 6-4 Jr. 11.0
Coach: Greg Gard, 84-51 in his fifth season at UW.
What: Big Ten Conference opener
The freshman guard from Ohio will transfer from the men’s basketball program at the end of the semester.
Follow along for live updates from the Nebraska football recruiting trail ahead of National Signing Day on Dec. 18.
Both Hunt and Legrone are reportedly facing a 2½-year suspension from NU for allegedly violating the school's sexual misconduct policies.
BOSTON - The brains arrive at all hours in white cardboard boxes stamped "RUSH!" Inside each package is an inch-and-a-half-thick foam liner and a red bag protecting an ordinary white plastic bucket. When a courier service delivered Kevin Ellison's brain to the Bedford VA Medical Center near Boston just after 2 p.m. on Jan. 22, Dr. Victor Alvarez performed the routine he has done so many times ...
BATON ROUGE, LA. - LSU football hasn't all been a continual, three-month-long second-line dance, you know. While the once and future (?) king of the SEC has frolicked on offense - its quarterback becoming the first in conference history to throw for more than 4,000 yards and 40 touchdowns in a season - the cosmic counterbalance has been a defense unbecoming at times of a champion. Upon this ...
After Friday night's meeting in Milwaukee, the Clippers won't face the Bucks again this season unless the teams meet in the NBA Finals.
Big Ten football gave us field stormings, weird math, shocking flameouts, Heisman Trophy candidates and the best team in the land, according to the College Football Playoff committee.
Like Hudson before him, Carlson, a comp pick thanks to a free-agent who signed with the Cubs, wins organization award as a prelude to his arrival in the majors.
Dobbins rushed for 163 yards and two second-half touchdowns in Ohio State's 38-7 win over UW in October.
The State Journal's Colten Bartholomew, who covers University of Wisconsin football, did a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Thursday afternoon, covering buzz on the recruiting scene, UW's matchup Saturday night with Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship Game, the Badgers' chances for a Rose …
State Journal beat reporter Colten Bartholomew breaks down each phase of Saturday's Big Ten Conference Championship Game.
Omar Narváez will likely platoon with Manny Pina at catcher to fill the vacancy left by Yasmani Grandal's departure in free agency.
It's rare that a team is relatively injury-free this late in the season.
After developing a close relationship with then-Texans offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, LaFleur joined Shanahan in Washington when Shanahan's father, Mike, was hired as Redskins head coach and vice president of football operations in 2010.
UW's quest for a national title in volleyball begins Friday night vs. Illinois State at the UW Field House.
UCLA will face Notre Dame in the opening first-round match at 4:30 p.m. Friday, and UW will play Illinois State at 7 p.m.
Desperation and hunger are the buzzwords for the 19th-ranked Badgers this week as they close 2019 with a series at Michigan State on Friday and Saturday.
The Badgers play the Spartans on Friday and Saturday in East Lansing, Michigan.
The Yellow Jackets shut down the Badgers much of the night in rolling to a 60-41 victory in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Mike Moustakas watched the Reds as a member of the Milwaukee Brewers and saw a team on the rise. He decided to become a key part in the franchise's attempt to become a winner again.