Sports – Thursday, March 6th, 2014

The 9th ranked
Wisconsin Badger men’s basketball team won their 8th straight with a
76-70 win over Purdue at the Kohl
.  Junior Frank Kaminsky had 22 including 4 of 5
from beyond the 3-point arc.  Wisconsin will wrap up their regular season at Nebraska on Sunday


Nebraska 70 Indiana

Wake Forest 82 #4 Duke 72


Sacramento handled the Bucks 116-102 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center
on Wednesday night.  Brandon Knight had
25 to pace the Bucks.


Ryan Braun homered and
singled as the Brewers downed Oakland
7-2 in Cactus League play on Wednesday. 
Braun is hitting .875 with two homers this spring.  Yovani Gallardo gave up 3 hits and 1 run in
two and two-thirds innings of work. The Brewers and Rockies
play today.  Coverage begins at 1:55pm on
News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.


With free agency looming a
pair of Pro Bowl veterans will be let go by their current teams.  The Denver Broncos will cut DB Champ Bailey
while return man Devin Hester says he won’t be back with the Bears in 2014.


The WIAA State Boys and Girls Hockey Tournament begins today at
the Alliant Energy
Center in Madison
The championship games are set for Saturday afternoon.


WIAA Boys Basketball Playoffs

Division One  – Sectional

Thursday, March 6th – 7pm

Neenah vs. Stevens Point @ Menasha

Bay Port
vs. Kimberly @ Manitowoc


Division Three – Sectional Semifinal

Thursday, March 6th – 7pm

Ripon vs. Oostburg @ Beaver Dam


Division Four – Sectional Semifinal

Thursday, March 6th – 7pm

Lake Country
Lutheran vs. Oshkosh Lourdes
@ West Bend


Division 5 – Sectional Semifinal

Thursday, March 6th – 7pm

CWC vs. Burlington
Catholic Central @ Waunakee


Girls Basketball Playoff


Division One

Regional Semifinal – Friday, March 7th

Fond du Lac @ Appleton North


Division Three

Regional Semifinals

Friday, March 7 – 7pm

Ripon @ Waupun

Sheboygan Falls @ Laconoia

North Fond du Lac @ Oostburg

Columbus @ Lomira

Chilton @ Kewaunee


Division Four

Regional Semifinal

Friday, March 7 – 7pm

Howards Grove @ St. Mary’s
Springs – on KFIZ


Division Five

Regional Semifinal

Friday, March 7 – 7pm

CWC @ Randolph

Oakfield @ Sheboygan Christian