Sports – Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Wisconsin Badgers officially announced Paul Chryst as their new football coach
on Wednesday Night.  Chryst returns to
the state where his was born and to the school where he played quarterback and
also coached.  Chryst has spend the last
three seasons as the head coach at Pitt where he went 19-19.   He replaces Gary Andersen who bolted for Oregon State
after just two seasons on the job.  The
Badgers will play Auburn
in the Outback Bowl on January 1st
You’ll hear it on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ presented by Fondy Junior


without Jabari Parker started last night as the Bucks lost in Portland 104-97.  The Bucks rookie will miss the rest of the
season after tearing the ACL in his left knee on Monday night.  Brandon Knight led Milwaukee with 24 points.  Giannis left the game early with an ankle
injury.  His status will be updated
today. The Bucks are in Sacramento
tonight.  You’ll hear the game right
after high school basketball on KFIZ.


College Hoops

UW-Green Bay 66 Morehead State 50 – Kiefer Sykes
17 pts

Aurora 65 Marian 62 – Drew Binversie 14


Week 16 of
the NFL season gets going tonight with a stinker of a game as 2-12 Jacksonville hosts 2-12 Tennessee.  


The Packers
will travel to 2-12 Tampa
on Sunday.  You’ll hear it on KFIZ.  Coverage begins at 10am with Sunday’s kickoff
set for Noon.


McCarthy had his team vote for playoff captains yesterday even though the team
hasn’t clinched a playoff bid.  Aaron
Rodgers, Jordy Nelson, Julius Peppers, Morgan Burnett, Jarrett Bush, and
Randall Cobb will represent the team in their playoff opener if they qualify.


Reports say
the Bears have benched quarterback Jay Cutler for their game with Detroit on Sunday.  Jimmy Clausen will get the start under center
on Sunday at Soldier Field.


We’ve got
high school boys basketball tonight on KFIZ as St. Mary’s Springs hosts North Fond du Lac in Flyway Conference action.  Coverage begins at 7:05pm with the Tim Cruz
Agency American Family Insurance Pregame Show. The tip is set for 7:30pm.  The game streams at and your mobile
device via TuneIn Radio.  The broadcast
is presented by BCI Burke Company.


December 17th


Fox Cities 2
Fondy-Waupun 1 – Kendalynn Acheson had FW goal


December 18th


North Fond du Lac @ St. Mary’s Springs – on KFIZ

Lomira @

Laconia @ Omro

Brillion @

Kewaskum @

Plymouth @ Waupun

New Holstein @ Two Rivers

Lake-Glenbulah @ St. Lawrence

@ Ripon



Oakfield @