Sports – Thursday, March 17th, 2016
Holy Cross 59 Southern 55 –
Crusaders take on #1 seed
62 – Wolverines play Notre Dame
The 1st round of
the NCAA Tournament gets going today with 16 games on the schedule. It gets going this morning as UNC-Wilmington
and Duke tip off at 11:15am central in
The final game of the night sees Seton
Hall and Gonzaga start just before 9pm in
The Badgers and
games on Friday night. The 7th
seeded Badgers in the East Region will play #10 seed
at 5:50pm on Friday night in
Texas A&M in
at 6:20pm Friday. That game will be
broadcast on TBS.
The Bucks host
Ryan Braun hit the field for
the 1st time this spring and singled and drove in a run in his only
at-bat at the Brewers stopped the White Sox 5-2 on Wednesday. Matt Garza gave up a pair of hits and struck
out 2 in four scoreless innings of work. .
The Brewers play the Rangers tonight with an 8:05pm first pitch.
The Badger men’s hockey team
opens up Big Ten Tournament play this afternoon as they play
The WIAA Boys Basketball
Tournament gets going today with semifinal action in Division Three and
Four. In Division Three, Waupun takes on
Prairie du Chien at 1:30pm, followed by Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau and Appleton
Xavier. In Division Four tonight at
6:30pm, LaCrosse Aquinas takes on
Whitefish Bay Dominican and then Cameron squares off with
Divisions 5, 2, and 1 semi-finals are on Friday.