basketball

Lamont Paris named Chattanooga head men's basketball coach

UW associate head coach leaves after seven seasons

Wisconsin men's basketball associate head coach Lamont Paris has been named head coach of the Chattanooga men's basketball program, as announced by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on Sunday.

No. 22 Badgers win on Senior Day, 66-49, over Minnesota

UW will be No. 2 seed in Big Ten Tournament

Senior guard Bronson Koenig scored 17 points in his final home game, combining with D'Mitrik Trice to give No. 22 Wisconsin's offense a second-half boost in a 66-49 victory over Minnesota on Sunday.

No. 16 Wisconsin falls at Michigan State, 84-74

Nigel Hayes led Badgers with 22 points

Nick Ward had 22 points and nine rebounds, Miles Bridges had 17 points and Matt McQuaid added a season-high 15 to help Michigan State beat No. 16 Wisconsin 84-74 on Sunday.

No. 11 Wisconsin beat No. 23 Maryland, 71-60

Badgers now tied with Purdue for 1st place in B1G

Nigel Hayes scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half, Ethan Happ had 20 points and No. 11 Wisconsin beat No. 23 Maryland 71-60 in a choppy, foul-filled game on Sunday.

Wisconsin women beat Scarlet Knights, 53-41

Senior Avyanna Young scored a team-high 14 points, leading the Wisconsin women's basketball team to a 53-41 win over the Rutgers at the Kohl Center Saturday afternoon.   The Badgers (7-20, 2-12) have won two straight games at home, bouncing back from a tough road tilt at Maryland. Rutgers (6-21, 3-11) is now just one win ahead of UW in the Big Ten Conference standings.   Despite struggling on offense, the Badgers used strong defense to hold the Scarlet Knights to just 27.1 field goal...

#15 Wisconsin edges out Rutgers in OT at Madison Square Garden

Ethan Happ leads team with 32 points

Ethan Happ scored seven of his career-high 32 points in overtime and No. 15 Wisconsin overcame offensive struggles to beat Rutgers 61-54 on Saturday at Madison Square Garden. Happ was the only player for the Badgers (18-3, 7-1 Big Ten)…

Minnesota knocks off No. 12 Nebraska 72-69

Amanda Zahui B. scored 20 points -- including a pair of free throws with 6 seconds left -- and blocked a last-second shot to secure Minnesota's 72-69 win over No. 12 Nebraska on Monday in both team's Big Ten opener.

Dekker deals with nagging injury

Badgers face UW-Milwaukee Wednesday

Sam Dekker is dealing with a nagging injury as the Badger basketball team heads to Milwaukee Wednesday.

No. 2 Wisconsin beats rival Marquette 49-38

Kaminsky notches another double-double

 Josh Gasser scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, 7-footer Frank Kaminsky added 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin managed a 49-38 win Saturday over Marquette.

Badgers beat rival Marquette 49-38

Wisconsin shot 32 percent while contending with 2-3 zone defense from Golden Eagles

Josh Gasser scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, 7-footer Frank Kaminsky added 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin managed a 49-38 win Saturday over Marquette.

No. 4 Duke beats No. 2 Wisconsin 80-70

Tyus Jones scored 22 points, Rasheed Sulaimon added 14 and No. 4 Duke shot 65 percent to beat No. 2 Wisconsin 80-70 on Wednesday night in a highly anticipated matchup of college basketball heavyweights.

Preview: Duke at Wisconsin

Both teams come into game 7-0

Fourth-ranked Wisconsin hosts No. 2 Duke in a battle of unbeatens as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Wednesday.

No. 2 Wisconsin easily gets past UAB, 72-43

Frank Kaminsky had 16 points and eight rebounds, Duje Dukan scored 11 points and No. 2 Wisconsin had no trouble beating Alabama-Birmingham 72-43 in the Battle 4 Atlantis quarterfinals Wednesday night.