Posts Tagged Wisconsin

Timberwolves beat Bucks 110-91

Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Knight (11) passes the ball off while covered by Minnesota Timberwolves' Gorgui Dieng (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic has been limited by ankle problems in his four-year NBA career, prompting the coaching staff to cap his minutes this season in an effort to keep him healthy.

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Experienced, hungry Badgers look to replace Brust

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — It’s best to get the question out of the way quickly: Yes, the Wisconsin Badgers are hungry to get back to the Final Four.

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Maryland knows it must stop Wisconsin’s run game

Maryland defensive lineman Darius Kilgo (97) hits Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock (15) during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 38-31. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland’s defense has one imposing objective Saturday at Wisconsin: neutralize running back Melvin Gordon and the nation’s leading rushing attack.

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Rookie Jabari Parker headlines new-look Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd directs his players from the bench in the first half of their preseason NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Rookie Jabari Parker speaks in the calm, measured tones of a 10-year veteran. A polished demeanor exudes confidence, while a strong work ethic draws respect from his new NBA teammates.

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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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