BADGERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BADGERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Badgers relying on Kaminsky http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57771809-77/kaminsky-points-wisconsin-badgers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57771809-77/kaminsky-points-wisconsin-badgers.html.csp">Badgers relying on Kaminsky</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Genaro C. Armas</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T22:02:04.012-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arlington, Texas • Frank Kaminsky took offense to the question: No he is not funnier this year! “I think I’m a little more mature this year, thank you very much,” the Wisconsin big man said with a straight face this week. A little goofy around his teammates, Kaminsky has been all business on the court in leading the Badgers’ charge to the Final Four. The 7-footer had 28 points and 11 rebounds in the 64-63 victory over Arizona in the regional finals, a breakout performance for one of the most imp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577718092014-04-03T22:02:04.012-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T22:02:04.012-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57771809@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 22:02:04 MDT Badgers KO ’Cats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748175-77/final-wisconsin-badgers-kaminsky.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748175-77/final-wisconsin-badgers-kaminsky.html.csp">Badgers KO ’Cats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By beth harris</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:03.213-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • 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. Kaminsky had 11 rebounds and scored from all over, including three 3-pointers, for the No. 2 seed Badgers (30-7). It’s Wisconsin’s first Final Four appearance since 2000, and first for 69-year-old coach Bo Ryan, who earned his 704th career victory. Nick Johnson had the ball with a chance to win, but h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748175@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:03 MDT Wisconsin beats Arizona 64-63 in OT in West Region http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748857-68/final-kaminsky-points-wisconsin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748857-68/final-kaminsky-points-wisconsin.html.csp">Wisconsin beats Arizona 64-63 in OT in West Region</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:32.73-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • 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. Kaminsky had 11 rebounds and scored from all over, including three 3 pointers, for the No. 2 seed Badgers (30-7). It’s Wisconsin’s first Final Four appearance since 2000, and first for 69-year-old coach Bo Ryan, who earned his 704th career victory. Nick Johnson had the ball with a chance to win, but h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577488572014-03-29T23:44:32.73-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:44:32.73-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748857@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:32 MDT Zona’s Miller, Wisconsin’s Ryan seek Final Four http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745735-77/miller-ryan-arizona-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745735-77/miller-ryan-arizona-coach.html.csp">Zona’s Miller, Wisconsin’s Ryan seek Final Four</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:34:02.356-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Sean Miller has been on Bo Ryan’s radar since the mid-1970s. That’s when the future Arizona coach came to Madison, Wis., for the first time at Ryan’s behest. Miller was a 9-year-old hot shot point guard, and Ryan was a Wisconsin assistant looking for some juice to enliven a night designed to drum up interest in Badgers basketball. He called up Miller’s father, a coach who agreed to send his son from Beaver Falls, Pa., to help out. The young Miller donned a Superman cape made by...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577457352014-03-28T23:34:02.356-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T23:34:02.356-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57745735@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:34:02 MDT College basketball: Wisconsin, Arizona advance to Elite Eight in West Region http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740905-77/wisconsin-final-baylor-badgers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740905-77/wisconsin-final-baylor-badgers.html.csp">College basketball: Wisconsin, Arizona advance to Elite Eight in West Region</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Ben Brust and his Wisconsin teammates got oodles of open shots while they sliced and diced Baylor’s vaunted zone defense. When the Bears had the ball, 7-foot Frank Kaminsky always seemed to be right in their way. Brust, Kaminsky and their Badgers realize they dominated Baylor in a 69-52 victory Thursday night because of a coach who always puts them in the right spots. Bo Ryan has never been to college basketball’s final weekend, but the Badgers are thrilled to put him on the br...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577409052014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57740905@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:17:12 MDT NCAA Sweet 16: Baylor blasted 69-52 by Wisconsin in West semis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741830-77/wisconsin-baylor-badgers-bears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741830-77/wisconsin-baylor-badgers-bears.html.csp">NCAA Sweet 16: Baylor blasted 69-52 by Wisconsin in West semis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Baylor’s impenetrable zone defense turned out to have gaping holes. The Bears’ athletic scorers got few easy shots, and they missed most of them anyway. Everything that was so easy last weekend in the NCAA tournament became incredibly difficult when the Bears ran into Wisconsin. Baylor headed home from the West Region semifinals with a 69-52 loss Thursday night, still wondering how everything went so wrong so quickly. “Wisconsin really played a great game, and we did a very poo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577418302014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57741830@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:57:37 MDT NCAA Tournament: Wisconsin wins 85-77 thriller over Oregon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57718440-77/badgers-oregon-brust-wisconsin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57718440-77/badgers-oregon-brust-wisconsin.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Wisconsin wins 85-77 thriller over Oregon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GENARO C. ARMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T16:15:45.777-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Milwaukee • In a test of tempos, Wisconsin delivered the knockout punch. Ben Brust hit a 3-pointer with 1:07 left and the second-seeded Badgers overcame seventh-seeded Oregon’s transition game for a thrilling 85-77 win Saturday night to get into the Sweet 16. Brust’s clutch 3 from the corner gave the Badgers (28-7) the lead for good in a clash of styles played before a boisterous pro-Wisconsin crowd at the anything-but-neutral Bradley Center. Traevon Jackson followed with three free throws, but ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577184402014-03-25T16:15:45.777-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T16:15:45.777-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57718440@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:15:45 MDT NCAA Tournament: Wisconsin 75, American 35 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57708180-77/half-american-wisconsin-badgers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57708180-77/half-american-wisconsin-badgers.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Wisconsin 75, American 35</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Genaro C. Armas</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T16:39:10.16-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MILWAUKEE • Wisconsin turned its NCAA Tournament opener into a red-and-white party. Ben Brust scored 17 points and the Badgers devastated American with a 22-5 run to close the first half in a 75-35 victory Thursday before a friendly crowd in Milwaukee, barely 90 minutes from their home in Madison. No. 2 seed Wisconsin (27-7) recovered from a brief first-half rut and seven-point deficit to extinguish the dreams of the 15th-seeded Eagles (20-13), champions of the Patriot League. After Wisconsin wa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577081802014-03-21T16:39:10.16-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-21T16:39:10.16-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57708180@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:39:10 MDT Watch the honey badger do what it wants on new PBS series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57567563-223/stoffel-jones-honey-badger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57567563-223/stoffel-jones-honey-badger.html.csp">Watch the honey badger do what it wants on new PBS series</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Manuela Hoelterhoff</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T09:11:02.313-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 09:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Somewhere in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, Brian Jones and Stoffel continue their battle for supremacy. Jones is an optimistic wildlife conservationist at an animal rehabilitation center. Stoffel is a surly honey badger Jones rescued from a trap about 20 years ago. They square off at regular intervals in “Honey Badgers: Masters of Mayhem,” airing Wednesday, Feb. 19, on PBS’s Nature program at 7 p.m. on KUED Ch. 7. It’s a tribute to a toothy creature that looks like the spawn of a skunk an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57567563@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:11:02 MDT