Sports – Monday, February 22nd, 2016

The Badger men’s basketball
team picked up a 69-60 win over Illinois on
Sunday night at the Kohl
.  Ethan Happ scored 20 and Nigel Hayes 19 to
lead UW.  The Badgers travel to 4th
ranked Iowa
on Wednesday night.  You’ll hear it on


Both state teams in the
Horizon League are in action tonight as Green Bay
hosts Cleveland State
and Milwaukee plays host to Youngstown State


The Marian University
men’s basketball team gets a #5 seed in the NACC Tournament and will travel to
#4 seed Wisconsin Lutheran on Wednesday Night.


Denny Hamlin edged Martin
Truex, Junior by just inches to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday afternoon in the
NASCAR’s season opener.  It’s Hamlin’s 1st
visit Victory Lane
in The Great American Race.  Kyle Busch
was 3rd, Kevin Harvick 4th, and Carl Edwards 5th.  Wisconsin native Matt Kenseth was 14th
and fellow Wisconsin native Paul Menard was 18th.


The Bucks host the Lakers
tonight in Kobe Bryant’s last visit to Milwaukee.  We’ll join the game in progress tonight after
Fondy hoops on KFIZ.


Bubba Watson rallied to win
the Northern Trust Open on the PGA Tour on Sunday. Watson had two late birdies
to edge Richard Kokrak and Adam Scott by one shot.  Watson finished the event at -15.  Wisconsin
native Mark Wagner finished tied for 72nd at +5.


We’ve got high school boys
basketball tonight on KFIZ as Fond du
hosts Appelton North at the Acuity
Fieldhouse.  Coverage begins at 7:05pm
with the Tim Cruz Agency Pregame Show. The tip is set for 7:30pm.


Monday, February 22nd

Boys Basketball

Appleton North @ Fond du Lac

Kimberly @ Appleton East

Appleton West @ Hortonville

Berlin @ Campbellsport

Randolph @ Waupun

Heritage Christian @ St. Mary’s Springs

Random Lake
@ Lomira

Mayville @ CWC


WIAA Boys Basketball Playoff

Division One

Tuesday, March 1st

#18 Green
Preble @ #15 Fond du


Division Three

Tuesday, March 1st

1st Round Bye: #1
Waupun, #2 Ripon

#12 North Fond du Lac @ #5 Laconia

#13 Poynette @ #4 WLA

#14 Lomira @ #3 Omro

#9 Berlin @ #8 Campbellsport

#14 Chilton @ #3 Southern

#13 St. Lawrence
@ #4 Sheboygan

#12 Denmark @ #5 New Holstein


Division Four

Tuesday, March 1st

#10 Dodgeland @ #7 St. Mary’s Springs


Division Five

Tuesday, March 1st

#9 Oakfield @ #5 Salam

#14 CWC @ #3