Sweet 16 Recap: Friday March 25

Two great games and two lopsided games to bring us to 8 teams. The games today were not as exciting as last night's games but still provided plenty of storylines and entertainment. #7 South Carolina Destroys #3 Baylor Final Score: 70-50 Headline: What in tarnation? MVP: Sindarius Thornwell (24 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists,

NCAA Tournament Preview: #8 Wisconsin Badgers vs #9 Virginia Tech Hokies

#8 Wisconsin Badgers vs #9 Virginia Tech Hokies East Region March Preview: Wisconsin Badger March Preview: Virginia Tech Hokies   Wisconsin Badgers 25-9, 12-6 Player to Watch: Bronson Koenig (14.1 ppg, 41.6 percent FG, 38.7 percent 3FG, 89.8 percent FT, 2 assists per game, 2.1 rpg) The senior point guard has had his ups and downs this season,

Wisconsin Update: Badgers in solid position after beginning of Big Ten play

MADISON, Wis. -- The No. 18 Wisconsin Badgers started conference play on a high note, going 2-0 in competition against Rutgers and Indiana, though they lost a big game against Purdue last Sunday. There was much hype surrounding the Badgers in the offseason. They were one of the teams favored to

Wisconsin Beats Syracuse in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Despite Syracuse's size advantage, the Wisconsin Badgers gave a clinic on how to beat a zone when they handedly beat Syracuse 77-60 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Tuesday evening. Point-guard Bronson Koenig went 6 of 9 from beyond the arc. Vitto Brown and D'Mitrik Trice both added two three-pointers as

2016 ACC vs. Big Ten Challenge Preview

Every year, the ACC is put up against the Big Ten for bragging rights as the better basketball conference. Although the ACC had dominated prior to the Big Ten's first win in 2009 (after 10 ACC wins to start the Challenge), the Big Ten has now either tied or won

Tournament Preview: Maui Jim Maui Invitational

ESPN aptly refers to the week of Thanksgiving as “Feast Week” in the world of college basketball.  Early season tournaments produce scintillating games and March-like moments during the month of November. The headliner of these events is the Maui Jim Maui Invitational, commonly referred to simply as “Maui”, which takes

Games to Watch: Week 1

Games to Watch: Week 1 SFA @ Kentucky November 11, 6pm SEC Network First day of college basketball and we already have a great game. Kentucky won’t have a cakewalk with their home opener. SFA showed the nation last season that they can hang with the big dogs. Going to the second round

College Pride Press Preseason Top 25

Here at College Pride Press, we value not just the individual familiarity each writer has with their specific school, but the vast wealth of national knowledge that is also present. Using this understanding of the country's entire college basketball landscape, we have constructed our own preseason poll, based upon the

Big-Ten Conference Standings Prediction

We polled all of our student writers to predict the standings in the Big-Ten this year. Last year our standings were very close and we hope for the same this year. Check out where your favorite team checked in below. 1 Michigan State 2 Indiana 3 Wisconsin 4 Purdue 5 Maryland 6 Michigan 7 Ohio State 8 Iowa 9 Northwestern 10 Penn State 11 Illinois 12 Minnesota 13 Nebraska 14 Rutgers

CPP Podcast: Big Ten Preview

Our first conference preview podcast will discuss the Big Ten from top to bottom including our predictions for Coach and Player of the Year! Zach Beeler, Sean Bock, and Ryan Dahlkamp join host Brad Kreppel to give great analysis and insight into everything Big Ten.

New Places, New Faces: Wisconsin

Another season has come and gone. With every new season comes new players that have the opportunity to make their mark on the game of basketball. The Wisconsin Badgers are only losing one senior to graduation. With the large number of returning squad members, the new freshman class is on

Report Card: Wisconsin Badgers’ 2015-2016 Season

Generated by IJG JPEG Library The Badgers started the season seeming like an underachieving team, yet it blossomed and grew into a gritty, tough team to beat. Zak Showalter             With his hustle and bustle, Showalter became one of the key players for the Badgers in the 2015-2016 season. He gave a special