With some opposing guards having their way with Wisconsin, the Badgers are lacking a shutdown defender to keep the star player in check. One year later, there is no question about the impact Michael Flowers brought to the table for the Badgers.
February 26, 2009
Davidson's sophomore guard Stephen Curry scores 22 of his game-high 33 points in the second half, out scoring Wisconsin basketball by two, and ending the Badgers season in the process
Coach Bo Ryan and seniors Brian Butch and Michael Flowers address the media after losing to Davidson Friday night.
Shutting down the likes of Eric Gordon, Manny Harris and Drew Neitzel, senior guard Michael Flowers is ready for his next challenge: Davidson sophomore guard Stephen Curry.
Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan and seniors Brian Butch and Michael Flowers address the media in preparation for Wisconsin's Sweet 16 game against No.10 Davidson on Friday evening.
Wisconsin senior Michael Flowers talks to the media about his all-tournament team selection, winning another conference championship and preparing for the NCAa Tournament.
Despite turning his ankle eight minutes into the second half Saturday, Hughes gutted it out to be back on the floor less than 24 hours later, leading his team to a tournament championship.
Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo and his Spartans came out swinging against the Badgers in their Big Ten Tournament Semifinal match. As is often the result, the Badgers ducked the best of the Spartans' punches to prevail 65-63.