Turning his focus to a professional career after a successful stint at Wisconsin, center Jared Berggren works out with the hometown Minnesota Timberwolves Tuesday, getting a pep talk from another former Badger along the way.
Senior Greg Stiemsma scores a career-high 14 points, sophomore Trevon Hughes registers a game-high 25 points and junior Joe Krabbenhoft holds freshman Michael Beasley to only three second-half field goals, as the team effort helped Wisconsin advance in the NCAA Tournament with a 72-55 triumph.
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.
On senior night for the four Wisconsin Badgers and for photo editor Nathaniel Greenbaum, the Badgers clinch at least a share of the conference title and Greenbaum closes out the season with another top-notch gallery for Badger Nation Insiders.
With all four seniors bringing production on Senior Night, No.10 Wisconsin beat the Nittany Lions by what Wisconsin basketball does best.
Behind a total team effort, with all 16 Badgers in uniform seeing time on the court, No.10 Wisconsin dominates Penn State, winning 77-41, for the school's first Big Ten title in five years.
Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan, seniors Brian Butch and Greg Stiemsma and junior Marcus Landry address the media after Wisconsin wins at least a share of the Big Ten Championship Wednesday night.
Playing in 26 games in his senior season, senior Greg Stiemsma has been a force blocking shots and he looks to lead his team to a conference championships, something that would nicely cap off his UW career.