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No. 3 Michigan returns from a 22-day layoff and rallies from 14 down to beat No. 21 Wisconsin 67-59

Michigan returned from a three-week layoff and rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat Wisconsin 67-59 on Sunday in Madison, Wis. The No. 3 Wolverines hadn’t played since Jan. 22, having paused all athletic activities after several people linked to the athletic department tested positive for a COVID-19 variant that …

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NCAA runner-up Wisconsin tops spring AVCA women’s poll

Jan 5, 2021 Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Wisconsin, last season’s national runner-up in women’s volleyball, is No. 1 in the American Volleyball Coaches …

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42 Wisconsin players, staff test positive for COVID-19

“Of course it’s disappointing that something as well-loved as gathering to watch Badger football games can’t happen this year,” Janel Heinrich, director of Public Health Madison & Dane County, said in a statement. “But the reality is that it’s not possible to have a traditional football season without substantially increasing …

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Wisconsin to add black ‘W’ logo to uniforms in showing of inclusion, unity

In a showing of solidarity for Black and other underrepresented communities on campus, a black crest “W” logo will be worn on all University of Wisconsin uniforms during the 2020-21 season.  The school announced the initiative on Wednesday, calling it a “show of support, inclusion and unity from Badger student-athletes, …

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Minnesota, Wisconsin among colleges thrown for losses in sports budget crunch

With the end of this virus-disrupted school year drawing nearer, a predictably bleak financial outlook for major college sports has emerged from the budgeting process. There’s a $4 million deficit in the Minnesota athletic department’s forecast for the fiscal year ending June 30, and athletic director Mark Coyle said Friday …

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