Sports – Thursday, March 5th, 2015

WIAA Girls Basketball Tournament has reached the Sectional.  In Division Three, Laconia will play Waupun over in Beaver
Dam.  That game tips at 7pm.  In Division 4, St. Mary’s Springs will face
Howards Grove at Fond du Lac
High School
.  You’ll hear that game on News-Talk 1450
KFIZ.  Coverage begins at 6:30pm with the
Tim Cruz Agency American Family Insurance Pregame Show.  The tip is is set for 7pm presented by BCI
Burke Company.  Kyle Krueger joins me for
the play-by-play.  The playoff series on
KFIZ is presented by Taco Bell.  The game
also streams at and you can listen on your mobile via TuneIn Radio.


The Golden
State Warriors took down the Bucks 102-93 last night in Oakland
Giannis and Michael Carter-Williams each scored 16 in the loss.  Milwaukee
went 0-4 on the West Coast road trip. The Bucks host Washington on Saturday night.


St. John’s took down Marquette 67-51
last night at the BMO
Harris Bradley
on Wednesday
night.  Matt Carlino and 17 and Luke
Fischer 13 in the loss.   The Golden
Eagles will wrap up their regular season on Saturday afternoon when they host


The Badgers
travel to Minnesota
tonight.  That game tips at 6pm.


It was one
and done for the Wisconsin Badger women in the Big Ten Tournament, falling to
Purdue 58-56.  Wisconsin’s season ends at 9-20.


The Brewers
blanked UW-Milwaukee 8-0 in a Spring Training tune up on Wednesday.  Milwaukee
opens up Cactus League play today against the Angels.  Kyle Lohse get the start for the Crew
today.  Coverage begins at 1:55pm with
the first pitch at 2:05pm on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.


The Packers
have until Saturday at 3pm to exclusively negotiate with their free agents. At
that time they can begin negotiations with other teams.  Various reports say that Oakland
and Jacksonville
are ready to make huge offers to wide receiver Randall Cobb in the range of $12
million dollars per season. That is most likely higher than GM Ted Thompson is
willing to pay.  The Milwaukee
Journal-Sentinel also reports that Seattle
is going to make a push to sign cornerback Tramon Williams.


WIAA Girls Basketball

Sectional Semifinal – Thursday, 7pm

Division Three

Laconia vs. Waupun @ Beaver Dam

Division Four

Grove vs. St. Mary’s Springs @ Fondy High – on