Latest Wisconsin Badgers football News

NBA Prospect Watch: Wisconsin's Davis breaking out

Jan. 05, 2022 16:28 PM EST

Wisconsin’s Johnny Davis spent his freshman year coming off the bench and playing a supporting role for a senior-laden team. Davis now is the Badgers’ featured performer and is making the most of his opportunity while catching the attention of NBA scouts. For now, he’s helping...

Wisconsin LB Leo Chenal announces he's entering NFL draft

Jan. 03, 2022 20:35 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin linebacker Leo Chenal is entering the NFL draft rather than returning to the Badgers next season. Chenal announced his decision Monday on social media. The move comes after Chenal earned second-team honors on the Associated Press All-America team as...

Allen, Wisconsin hold off Arizona State in Las Vegas Bowl

Dec. 31, 2021 04:32 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Braelon Allen thought his week in Las Vegas was rather uneventful. After all, it's hard to really soak in Sin City when you're only 17 years old. He'll have to settle for his MVP award. Allen ran for 159 yards and Wisconsin drained the final 9:57 off...

Badgers, Sun Devils carry Las Vegas Bowl into new stadium

Dec. 28, 2021 23:25 PM EST

Las Vegas Bowl: Arizona State (8-4) vs. Wisconsin (8-4), Dec. 30, 10:30 p.m. EST (ESPN) Line: Wisconsin by 6, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Arizona State leads 3-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE After failing to live up to preseason...

Arizona St, Wisconsin to rely on new faces in Las Vegas Bowl

Dec. 28, 2021 23:19 PM EST

Running the ball against the vaunted Wisconsin defense has been nearly impossible all season — even for opponents who weren’t missing their top two tailbacks, like Arizona State is in the Las Vegas Bowl. The Sun Devils will have both the odds and the Badgers’ fearsome defensive...

2021 AP Division III All-America team:

Dec. 17, 2021 19:10 PM EST

The 2021 Associated Press Division III All-America team presented by Regions Bank: FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Quarterback - Blaine Hawkins, senior, Central (Iowa). Running backs - Nicholas D’Ambrose, senior, Chicago; Ethan Greenfield, junior,...

Record-breaking Central QB Hawkins leads D-III All-Americans

Dec. 17, 2021 19:00 PM EST

Record-breaking Central (Iowa) quarterback Blaine Hawkins and North Central receiver Andrew Kamienski highlight The Associated Press Division III All-America team released Friday. Hawkins also won the Gagliardi Trophy as the nation's top Division III player after setting an NCAA...

Injury leaves Wisconsin's Wilder unavailable for bowl game

Dec. 13, 2021 20:46 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin won’t have safety Collin Wilder for its Las Vegas Bowl matchup with Arizona State. Wilder said in a video posted by the Wisconsin football team’s Twitter account that he’d suffered a “very serious injury” that would prevent him from playing...

Heisman 2022: Who stands between Bryce Young and 2nd trophy?

Dec. 12, 2021 10:30 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Alabama's Bryce Young and Ohio State's C.J. Stroud have been friends since middle school, competing in basketball and football while growing up in Southern California. Young can already claim one victory against Stroud, winning the Heisman on Saturday night over his...

Wisconsin, Arizona State selected to play in Las Vegas Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 20:42 PM EST

Wisconsin (8-4, Big Ten) vs. Arizona State (8-4, Pac-12), Dec. 30, 10:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Las Vegas TOP PLAYERS Wisconsin: RB Braelon Allen. The freshman has rushed for 1,125 yards and 12 touchdowns. Arizona State: Jayden...