Mike Fiammetta

Managing Editor

Editor of Bucky's 5th Quarter since September 2012. After four years at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including two as the sports editor of the nation's largest independent student newspaper, The Badger Herald, I'm furthering my passion for college sports with SB Nation. I've also worked for MLB.com as an associate reporter covering the Washington Nationals in 2012, as well as InsideFootball.com covering the New York Giants during the 2011 Super Bowl season. My work has been found on the websites of the New York Times, ESPN and MLB.com. You can find me on Twitter @mikefiammetta.


Wisconsin basketball to host Buffalo Dec. 28


The latest bit of Wisconsin men's basketball scheduling to trickle out comes from Buffalo, which will travel to Madison Dec. 28. Interestingly enough, the Bulls will face two Final Four teams (Kentucky is the other) this season. Check out the link above for a breakdown of Buffalo's full schedule, if you're interested.

Ben Brust to play summer league with Bucks

The former Wisconsin sharpshooter won't have to travel far to audition for a NBA job.

RB Jordan Scarlett leaves Badgers out of top 4


The Badgers had been chasing former FAU commit Jordan Scarlett, but now appear out of the running.

Big Ten identifies athlete welfare guidelines

The Big Ten presidents and chancellors issued a joint statement on Tuesday identifying a series of reforms while continuing their collective stance that athletes shouldn't be paid. Read more inside...

Gary Andersen to coach UW outside linebackers

After his first year as Wisconsin's head coach, Gary Andersen will also supervise a young and skilled position group.

10 years of Barry Alvarez, AD

Ten years of Barry Alvarez as Wisconsin's athletic director sure have been exciting. Find out what he had to say in Tuesday's Badger Bits.

Report: Leon Jacobs disciplined

Sophomore linebacker Leon Jacobs has been disciplined for providing alcohol to former Wisconsin recruit Dominic Cizauskas while the latter was on a visit to Madison, according to Channel 3000.

Georgia OLB Mohamed Barry commits to UW

The Badgers received their second commit of the day when three-star linebacker Mohamed Barry finally pulled the trigger.

Four-star TE David Edwards commits to Wisconsin

The Badgers landed the four-star tight end they've been chasing for a while on Monday.

Wisconsin finishes 7th in home attendance

For the 14th straight year, the Badgers finished top-seven in home attendance.

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