Posts Tagged Wisconsin

Kidd taps into inner teacher for young Bucks squad

In this Oct. 17, 2014, file photo, Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd gestures during the first half of an NBA preseason game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The Bucks open the season on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Charlotte. (AP Photo/Matthew Holst, File)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Scholastic references were flowing Tuesday at the Milwaukee Bucks’ practice facility, where Jason Kidd’s team closed the book on training camp and turned its eyes toward the regular season, which begins Wednesday in Charlotte.

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Nebraska AP high school football rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

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Wisconsin ready to hit the road at Rutgers, Purdue

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin is ready to hit the road.

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Gordon gleeful, Wisconsin 2-QB system shows life

Wisconsin's Corey Clement (6) and Melvin Gordon (25) celebrate Clement's touchdown against Maryland during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin won 52-7. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — With his team leading comfortably in the fourth quarter, Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon got a kick out of seeing a score on the video board.

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Wisconsin defense throttles Maryland in 52-7 rout

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon (25) scores a touchdown against Maryland defensive back Anthony Nixon, left, and Cole Farrand (47) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Six-foot-3 nose guard Warren Herring stood tall at the line of scrimmage. Linebacker Marcus Trotter could not stop smiling after the game.

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