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.


Lihrman, Rigsby named UW Athletes of the Year

After a pair of stellar seasons, two upperclassmen collect Wisconsin Athlete of the Year honors.

Phil Steele: Wisconsin No. 13 in preseason rankings


The great Phil Steele has finally reached Wisconsin in his top 40 countdown. You can see the full PDF preview of his UW preview above, while the ongoing top 40 is listed on philsteele.com.


J.J. Watt looks back on Pewaukee, UW days

After a successful recruiting weekend for Wisconsin, let's look back to the high school days of one of the Badgers' top recent products.

Badgers close camp weekend with 5 commits

Since Thursday, the Badgers have landed five commits and developed a solid core for their class of 2015.

3-for-3: WR Brandyn Lee Sunday's 3rd commit

Brandyn Lee, a wide receiver from California, became the third recruit to commit to Wisconsin on Sunday.

Badgers land another Texas recruit, Chris Orr

The DeSoto, Texas, linebacker becomes Wisconsin's 10th commit for 2015.

NCAA Outdoors: Lihrman, Ziemek break UW records


Wisconsin enjoyed more success at Hayward Field on the second day of competition.

LB Nick Thomas becomes 9th commit for 2015

Nick Thomas, a three-star linebacker from Bradenton, Florida, committed to Wisconsin on Thursday.

Badgers post several high marks at NCAA outdoors


Mohammed Ahmed and Zach Ziemek led Wisconsin to a strong first day at the 2014 NCAA outdoor championships.

Possible UW alternate uniform combination revealed

Wisconsin's official football Twitter account tweeted a photo on Wednesday of a previously unseen all-red uniform combination.

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