Wisconsin survived the first weekend of the NCAA tournament but needs to pick it up if a second straight Final Four is in the cards.
Redshirt sophomore guard Zak Showalter chose the opportune moment—UW's 72-65 victory over Oregon in the third round of the NCAA tournament—to fashion perhaps his best overall performance of the season.
You name the category and reserve guard Zak Showalter from Germantown High School contributed in top-seeded UW's 72-65 victory over eighth-seeded Oregon on Sunday night at the CenturyLink Center.
Sam Dekker scored 17 points and led four Wisconsin players in double digits, and the No. 1-seeded Badgers are headed back to the Sweet 16 after defeating Oregon 72-65 in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night.
When the Wisconsin Badgers and Oregon Ducks met in the third round of the 2014 NCAA tournament in Milwaukee, Oregon guard Joseph Young hit 4 of 7 3-pointers, 10 of 19 shots overall and 5 of 6 free-throw attempts to finish with a game-high 29 points.
Big Ten player of the year Frank Kaminsky had 27 points and 12 rebounds for his 12th double-double of the season, and No. 1 seed Wisconsin defeated Coastal Carolina 86-72 in the NCAA tournament on Friday night.
Affable player of the year candidate hopes to carry Wisconsin back to the Final Four
Wisconsin opponents must again account for Duje Dukan.
That probably wasn't the case from late January through UW's first game this month.
During an 11-game stretch beginning Jan. 20...
Wisconsin's senior guard has been out since Jan. 11
About a dozen studies over the past 25 years have shown that we, as sports fans, are inexorably drawn to the team with the odds stacked against it.