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Elite 8 Highlights: (1) Wisconsin 85 – (2) Arizona 78

28 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES, CA – Wisconsin started the second half shooting the lights out and never stopped, returning to the Final Four with an 85-78 victory against the Arizona Wildcats. The Badgers made 10 of their 12 three-pointers after…
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Tournament Interview: Arizona Head Coach Sean Miller

28 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES- Forty-six year old Sean Miller is seeking his first trip to the Final Four. Between coaching stints at Xavier and now Arizona, Saturday will be his fourth appearance in a regional final, with that Final Four ticket awaiting the winner. Coincidentally, his Arizona club got past his former…
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Tournament Interview: Wisconsin Head Coach Bo Ryan

28 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES- A year ago, Bo Ryan’s Wisconsin Badgers reached the NCAA Final Four with an overtime win over Arizona in the NCAA West Region final. Saturday, Ryan will hope to duplicate the feat – with or without an extra session. The Badgers paced the Big Ten Conference from wire-to-wire…
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Sweet 16 Highlights: (2) Arizona 68 – (6) Xavier 60

27 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES, CA – The Musketeers gave them everything they could handle and more, but the Wildcats erased a four-point deficit with seven minutes to play with a dominating 15-3 run, and 2nd-seeded Arizona held on for a hard-fought 68-60 win over 6th-seeded Xavier in a West Regional semifinal. Senior guard T.J. McConnell overcame a…
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Sweet 16 Highlights: (1) Wisconsin 79 – (4) North Carolina 72

26 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES, CA – The Badgers came back in the second half and held off a late Tar Heel rally as top-seeded Wisconsin defeated 4th-seeded North Carolina 79-72 in a West regional semifinal contest. Junior forward Sam Dekker carried the Badgers with a career-high 23 points, on 10-of-15 shooting, to go…
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Tournament Interview: Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan

26 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES – For the second straight year, Wisconsin’s path to the Final Four runs through Southern California. A year ago, in Anaheim, the second-seeded Badgers downed top-seeded Arizona in overtime to earn a trip to North Texas. This year, 30 miles up I-5 in Los Angeles, the top-seeded Badgers…
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UNC-Wisconsin and Xavier-Arizona out West

26 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOS ANGELES – The bright lights of Tinsel Town will shine on North Carolina, Wisconsin, Xavier and Arizona tonight as the West Regional Semifinals take center stage. First up, it’s a powerhouse matchup between North Carolina out of the ACC and top-seeded Wisconsin from the Big Ten. Then, in the…
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