Wisconsin

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - NOVEMBER 8: Melvin Gordon #25 of the Wisconsin Badgers leaps over Leroy Clark #3 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the game at Ross-Ade Stadium on November 8, 2014 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Purdue 34-16. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon Ready For Heisman Showdown With Abdullah

This week, Melvin Gordon leads the Wisconsin running game against another Heisman candidate and his ground game, Nebraska and Ameer Abdullah. The running back showcase should double as this week’s Heisman Trophy Spotlight Game.

11/13/2014

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5 Must Watch College Football Games This Weekend

The first college football playoff rankings come out Tuesday so the Top 25 teams around the country are definitely looking to defend their ranking or move up by notching a big win. With that being said, let’s take a look at the five most important and must watch college football games this weekend.

10/25/2014

Port-A-Cool U.S. National Dirt Track Championship

Another Sprint Car Driver Killed In Dirt Track

print car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.

09/20/2014

Running back Jeremy Langford #33 of the Michigan State Spartans scores a touchdown during the second quarter of the game against the Oregon Ducks at Autzen Stadium on September 6, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Battered Big Ten Is Beleaguered, But Not Beaten Just Yet

Unfortunately for the Big Ten, the chance to prove itself on the national stage in 2014 has officially been missed.

09/09/2014

Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats hits the game winning shot as Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For Title

The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.

04/07/2014

Andrew Harrison #5 of the Kentucky Wildcats poses with the trophy after defeating the Michigan Wolverines 75 to 72. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Five Things: Miller Brothers Bounced And Florida Is Still The Favorite

Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.

03/31/2014

Wisconsin v Arizona

Wisconsin Heading To Final Four After Arizona Fails To Attempt Potential Game-Winner

Frank Kaminsky carried Wisconsin to the Final Four with 28 points, including six in overtime, as the Badgers defeated Arizona 64-63 in a physical West Region final Saturday night.

03/29/2014

inston Shepard #13 Aqeel Quinn #10 Matt Shrigley #40 JJ O'Brien #20 and Skylar Spencer #0 of the San Diego State Aztecs. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

NCAA West Regional Ticket Prices In Anaheim Boosted By Presence Of San Diego State

Prices for West Regional tickets in Anaheim, California have been on the rise over the past few days since San Diego State University defeated North Dakota State to punch their ticket back to Southern California.

03/26/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - AUGUST 18: Khris Davis #18 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park on August 18, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Brewers’ Khris Davis Looks To Prove His Power Is Real

Khris Davis of the Brewers showed his power potential in limited at-bats last season. Can he keep it going?

03/19/2014

Forwards Jarrod Uthoff #20 and Kyle Meyer #42 of the Iowa Hawkeyes try to block a shot during the second half by forward Cedrick Williams #40 of the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks (credit: Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Iowa Forward Jarrod Uthoff

Uthoff has been critical to Iowa’s resurgence. The Hawkeyes are 15-3 with road losses to Iowa State and Wisconsin and a neutral court loss to Villanova, none by more than four points.

02/03/2014

Actor Robert Hayes (seen at left with "Airplane!" co-star Peter Graves) is among the cast and crew members that will reunite for a series of Wisconsin tourism ads.  (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)

‘Airplane!’ Filmmakers, Cast Members Reunite For Tourism Ads

Surely this is one reunion you won’t want to miss.

09/19/2013

Head coach Gary Andersen of the Wisconsin Badgers reacts to the referees following a 32-30 defeat to the Arizona State Sun Devils in the college football game at Sun Devil Stadium on September 14, 2013 in Tempe, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Reprimands Officials After Bizarre Wisconsin-ASU Game

The Pac-12 Conference has reprimanded the officials in Saturday night’s game between Wisconsin and Arizona State for their actions in the bizarre closing seconds.

09/16/2013

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Byrd Scores 22, Purdue Upends No. 17 Wisconsin

Purdue came to the Kohl Center and beat No. 17 Wisconsin at its own game. D.J. Byrd scored nine of his 22 points during a decisive second-half run as the Boilermakers upset the Badgers 69-56 to all but eliminate Wisconsin from contention in the tightly contested Big Ten race.

03/04/2013

Actor Charlie Sheen arrives at the CBS Summer "Stars Party 2007" held on the Wadsworth Theatre "Great Lawn" on July 19, 2007, in Los Angeles. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Actor Charlie Sheen Pays For Injured Teen’s Therapy Dog

Actor Charlie Sheen wired $10,000 Thursday to a girl and her family living in Florida for a therapy dog to help in her rehabilitation from injuries sustained when she plummeted 100 feet from a Wisconsin amusement park ride in 2010.

02/15/2013

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Kwanzaa Creator Says Wisconsin GOP Senator Has ‘Issues’ For Bashing Holiday

The creator of Kwanzaa is fighting back against a Wisconsin GOP state senator who said “almost no black people care” about the holiday and that it’s spearheaded by “white left-wingers” who want to separate the country.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2013

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