The Badgers played Saturday in the rain at Camp Randall for the last time in the 2011-2012 season. The Nittany Lions would score first, but the Badgers would go on to score 45 unanswered points to win the Leaders division and head to the Big Ten Championship on December 3rd in Indianapolis, IN.
The Wisconsin Badgers win the Leaders Division and will play in the inaugural Big Ten Championship game on Dec 3, 2011, in Indianapolis.
The Badgers came up short in their home game against the Washington State Cougars. The Cougars put pressure on the Badgers on both ends of the court, forced turnovers, and outboarded the Badgers coming out on top 69-51.
Deer Tick headlined a show at the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI on Sunday night, playing deep into the night with the help of opening acts Thomas Hardy and Guards.
The Badgers brought home the Paul Bunyan Football Trophy in their 42-13 win over the Minnesota Gophers.
The Badger Women's basketball game played their first game of the year, an exhibition event, Thursday night at the Kohl Center. The Badgers took on UW-Whitewater, running away with a 70-54 win. The team opens their season against UW-Milwaukee on November 11th.