Jahlil Okafor scored two big buckets late and his freshman buddy Tyus Jones hit a key 3-pointer to lift Duke to its fifth national title Monday night in a 68-63 comeback win over Wisconsin.
Sam Decker scored 22 points and Frank Kaminsky added 16 as No. 5 Wisconsin overcame a late Penn State surge to defeat the Nittany Lions 55-47 Wednesday night.
Since the day Paul Chryst left Pitt for the head coaching job at Wisconsin, there has been much speculation that he would take both offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph and defensive coordinator Matt House with him.
Once the ball gets into the paint, No. 4 Wisconsin can be tough to stop.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.
Ben Brust hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the second-seeded Badgers who jumped to a 14-point lead in the first half and never let up on the overmatched Bears.
Marshall Henderson shook out of a shooting slump and scored 17 points in the second half, leading 12th-seeded Mississippi past No. 5 Wisconsin, 57-46, on Friday, giving the Rebels their first NCAA Tournament win since 2002.
The Wisconsin Badger Football Network Postgame Show Host Tim Scott joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on sports radio 93.7 The FAN to talk about Bret Bielema leaving the program for Arkansas, and the school’s interest in current Pitt Head Coach Paul Chryst.
Minnesota native David Gilreath has the skills to play receiver, rusher, kick returner and punt returner. After going un-drafted in the 2011 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers may have found the right kind of player from their practice squad the help them win the rest of the 2012 NFL Regular Season. A star at the University of Wisconsin, Gilreath has talent and is ready to make a difference.
University of Pittsburgh head football coach Paul Chryst joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Eddie Faulkner resigned as running backs coach Monday. He will become the tight ends coach at Wisconsin.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt head football coach Paul Chryst made a big hire Wednesday, naming Wisconsin linebackers coach Dave Huxtable as the Panthers next defensive coordinator.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The first member of Pitt head football coach Paul Chryst’s staff is in place, as Wisconsin offensive line coach Bob Bostad is expected to join Chryst at Pitt.
Wisconsin Athletic Director Berry Alvarez joined The Fan Morning Show Friday to discuss the University of Pittsburgh’s new head football coach Paul Chyrst.