Sports – Friday, March 21st, 2014
The Wisconsin Badgers shook
off a sluggish start to blow out American 75-35 at the
in Round 2 of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. American jumped out to a 17-10 lead midway
through the first half before the Badgers exploded to take a 32-22 lead at the
half. UW outscored the Eagles 43-13 to
earn the blowout win. Traevon Jackson
had 18 and Ben Brust scored 17 in the win.
The Badgers will play
on the 3rd Round on Saturday.right around 7pm.
As always the round of 64
had their share of bracket busing upsets.
60-59 in the South Region. Also in the
South. #9 seed
You can hear the NCAA
Tournament tonight on KFIZ beginning at 5:30pm.
Defending champion Algoma knocked the St. Mary’s Springs
girls out of the WIAA Division Four Tournament with a 42-37 overtime win at the
Thursday night. The Ledger fell behind
by 9 early in the 1st quarter but turned it around to lead by as
many as 4 in the 3rd quarter and led by one at 37-36 with 6:03 left
in the 4th quarter. Algoma
changed to a zone defense and Springs did not score the rest of regulation or
OT. Algoma outscored Springs 5-0 in the
OT to pick up the win. Kelly Schrauth led Springs with 17 points and 13
rebounds. Melanie Schneider added nine
points as SMSA’s season ends at 23-4.
Algoma will play
afternoon for the state title.
Division Five Semfinals
Assumption 61 Heritage
Barnaveld 71 Owen-Withee 53
Division Four Semifinals
Algoma 42 SMSA 37 – OT
the Bucks 115-110 last night in
with 17. Steph Curry had 31 for the
season with a broken hand.
The Brewers edged the
Gindl went 2×4 with 2 RBI in the win.
The Brewers play
Adam Scott fired a 10-under
par 62 to take a 3 shot lead after one round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational
on the PGA Tour. Ryo Ishikawa and John
Merrick sit at -7.