Sports - Thursday, January 31st, 2013
Bulls Handle Bucks
The Chicago Bulls took care of the Bucks 104-88 last night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Milwaukee trailed by as many as 19 in the 2nd quarter and never got back into the game. Nate Robinson had 24 and former Marquette Golden Eagle Jimmy Butler had 18 for the Bulls. Brandon Jennings had 15 points before getting ejected in the 4th quarter arguing a foul call. Sam Dalembert paced the Bucks with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Larry Sanders missed the game because of illness.
Loyola-Chicago 76 Milwaukee 65
Super Bowl 47
The Ravens and 49ers continue to get ready for Super Bowl 47 in New Orleans. You’ll hear the game on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ. The kickoff is set for right around 5:30pm on Sunday night.
Favre Back At Super Bowl
If you wonder what Brett Favre has been up to, you’ll be able to find out this Sunday. The future Hall of Famer will be on the NFL Network’s pregame show leading up to the big game on Sunday night.
WIAA Board of Controls
The WIAA Board of Controls met on Wednesday and made a few changes to their sports. The most notable is that they will expand the state soccer tournament from 3 divisions to 4 divisions beginning next fall. That will cut four teams out of the Division 1 field which now only have 4 teams at state instead of 8. In football, they officially approved going back to a 9 game season after only playing 8 games this past year. They also adjusted the so called “mercy rule.” When a team goes up by 35 points the clock continues to run in the 2nd half but if a team got the margin below 35 it would stop. The new rule will keep the clock running in the 4th quarter even if a team cuts the deficit below 35.
High School Hoops on KFIZ
St. Mary’s Springs hosts Lomira tonight in a Flyway boys hoops matchup. Coverage begins at 7:05pm with the Backyard Grill Pregame Show. The tip is set for 7:30pm on KFIZ and kifz.com.
Thursday, January 31st
Neenah @ Appleton West
North Fond du Lac @ WLA
Lomira @ St. Mary’s Springs
Mayville @ Laconia
Ripon @ Berlin
Valders @ Chilton
St. Lawrence @ Oneida Nation
CWC @ Randolph
Oakfield @ Oshkosh Lourdes
Fond du Lac @ Kimberly
Campbellsport @ Waupun
Kiel @ New Holstein
Kewaskum @ Plymouth
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