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UWM Coach Leaving for Butler

U-W Milwaukee men’s basketball coach LaVall Jordan is leaving after just one season with the Panthers. He’ll become the next coach at Butler, after Chris Holtmann left last week to take an opening at Ohio State. It’s like home for the 38-year-old Jordan, who played guard at Butler from 1998 through 2001 — and was…read more »


Brewer Bullpen Fails, D-Backs Win 11-1

The Milwaukee Brewers still have a one game lead in the National League Central Division, despite losing two of three at Arizona. The Diamondbacks scored five runs in both the seventh and eighth innings Sunday, as the Crew got crushed 11-1. Chase Anderson took the loss to drop to 5-2, as he struck out eight…read more »


Generals, Blue Devils Post Home Talent Wins

In Home Talent League play Cole Ehrke went 5-for-6 and Josh Appelbaum was 5-for-5 as Southeast Section, East Division leader Fort Atkinson collected 23 hits in a 21-7 seven inning win over Deerfield.  Elsewhere Roby Schlesner went 2-for-6 and Pat Cottrell was 4-for-5 as Jefferson defeated McFarland 6-4. It was Stoughton 10 Lake Mills 2,Cambridge…read more »

Stanley Cup

Penguins Win Back to Back Stanley Cups

The Pittsburgh Penguins are Stanley Cup champions for the second straight year following a 2-0 win over the Predators in Nashville. Patric Hornqvist scored the game-winner with just 1:35 left in regulation before Carl Hagelin’s empty-netter secured the victory. Matt Murray picked up his second consecutive shutout for the Pens, who are the first repeat…read more »


Brewers Rally, Then Fall in 10

Hunter Pence’s RBI single opened the scoring in a four-run 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants overcame a rough outing by closer Mark Melancon for a wild 9-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers yesterday. Denard Span added an RBI double in the 10th off Brewers reliever Jacob Barnes, who gave up five hits and…read more »

Wisconsin Badgers

Badgers to Face Virginia in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

The Wisconsin Badgers will travel to Virginia in November to take on the Cavaliers in this year’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Dates and times weren’t announced. It will be the first time Wisconsin coach Greg Gard and his Virginia’s Tony Bennett have faced each other as head more »