Lake Geneva Badger's 6-foot-4 point guard Lincoln Wieseman led the Badgers to their first-ever conference championship in boys basketball.
Saturday's 3-1 win over Springfield was the Jets' 49th of the season, which broke the NAHL record of 48 set by Bozeman in the 2005-06 season.
Frank Kaminsky scored 29 points, Sam Dekker added his second straight career high of 27 and the West Regional's top seed beat No. 2 Arizona 85-78 on Saturday to reach consecutive Final Fours for the first time in school history.
Stephen Curry scored 25 points, and the Golden State Warriors clinched the top seed in the Western Conference by pulling away in the second half of a 108-95 victory on Saturday night over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Now that Traevon Jackson, who went 73 days between games after suffering a broken right foot Jan. 11 at Rutgers, has made it back into the rotation, one obvious question remains: Is he prepared to handle an increased workload if needed when top-seeded UW (34-3) faces second-seeded Arizona (34-3) in the West Region title game Saturday at the Staples Center?
As much as Arizona's Rondae Hollis-Jefferson didn't want to be around Wisconsin's Sam Dekker, the two were following the same camp circuit the summer after the Badgers knocked the Wildcats out of the 2014 NCAA tournament.
Though left fielder Khris Davis had 13 games without hitting one out of the park this spring, he hardly has been a slackard at the plate.
For many reasons, Wisconsin-Arizona II—the teams met in a regional final last year—should be must-see TV. The Wildcats (34-3) and Badgers (34-3), who meet at 5:09 p.m. Saturday at the Staples Center, share so many traits they appear to be built by the same architect.
Ross Mauermann, a senior at Providence, will square off with Conor Lemirande, a freshman at Miami of Ohio, on Saturday
Badgers topped North Carolina 79-72 on Thursday to move within one game of a second straight Final Four appearance
Now that he’s free from play-calling duties, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has been spending more time with his defensive coaches working to develop the long-term consistency his offense has established.
Though he’ll have to wait his turn, it appears Steve Stricker of Madison is being groomed for the role of U.S. Ryder Cup captain—possibly for the 2020 matches at Whistling Straits in Haven.