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Wickett's world - Bucky to the top of the Big Ten?
After the Wisconsin Badgers were knocked out of the Final Four by the Kentucky Wildcats, lots of Bucky fans needed a little time before looking at next year. Some were real quick to figure out where UW fit in to next years Big Ten (and beyond) race....
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Success Versus Cardinals Necessary
~~Success Versus Cardinals Necessary by Andrew Dunn-Bauman The Brewers are off to an incredible start to the 2014 season. With a nine-game winning streak already in the books, the Crew owns the best record in the MLB at 10-3. Things have been...
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Should Gasser got Into His Grill?
(Dallas ) Whether or not Josh Gasser should have hedged up further into Kentucky's Aaron Harrison's face on Saturday Night will be long debated. On one hand.Harrison has hit from there before with the game on the line, but then if Gasser gets up...
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Wickett's World - Larry Sanders...Man. Face of the franchise.
Larry Sanders...Man. Face of the franchise. Milwaukee Bucks C, Larry Sanders just doesn't get it. This is not a "slam Larry" blog. I'm just so frustrated (like many Bucks fans) with this guy. He was building block. A focal point. A defensive...
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Wojciechowski's Loyalty Key for Marquette
Loyalty for coaches to college basketball program seems to be a lost art in today's game. Coaches year in and year out are rumored for job openings and only a handful seem to be content with staying in one spot. After Buzz Williams abruptly left for...
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Wickett's World - Welcome to Milwaukee, Wojo!
Welcome to Milwaukee, Wojo! After a long search, Marquette University has named Steve Wojciechowski as it's 17th basketball coach in school history. Not Shaka. Not Ben "i've been to 3 final fours" Howland. Not Cuonzo Martin. Wojo. This...
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Brewer Fans Quick to Forgive
Its Tuesday and Andrew Dunn-Bauman has his Brewers Blog Brewer Fans Quick to Forgive By Andrew Dunn-Bauman Brewers fans all know the saga of Ryan Braun. They know about the cheating, they know about the lying, they know about the 65-game...
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Marquette's Coaching Search
It’s been a roller coaster week for Marquette basketball fans. Monday rumors of Marquette landing VCU head coach Shaka Smart and then Thursday night turning down Marquette’s offer.  Now with the elimination of Smart as a candidate, this...
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Now is the Time, Badgers
I have said the entire season, that I can't make a judgment on this Badger Basketball team until March., I wanted to see March production. A Sweet 16 appearence for this team isn't good enough. A win tonight over Baylor in the Sweet 16 ,will give...
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NL Central Preview
Andrew Dunn-Bauman is back from Spring Training in Arizona and here is his weekly Brewers Blog NL Central Preview by Andrew Dunn-Bauman   We’re less than a week from Opening Day at Miller Park, so it’s only right that it’s...
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About Mike McGivern



Coach McGivern has been SportsRadio 1250 WSSP’s High School Insider for the last four years. Born and raised in Milwaukee, he attended Messmer H.S. and UW-Milwaukee. He has a wealth of prep coaching experience, including stops as a basketball coach at Whitefish Bay Dominican and Calvary Baptist. After 33 years with the clipboard Mike has retired from coaching to watch his son play at Maranatha Baptist Bible College.

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About Tom Swittel:
Tom was born in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, on May 3, 1957, to Tom and Marie Swittel. He graduated from Milwaukee Marquette University High School in 1975. Tom lettered in football, baseball, and wrestling at Marquette and played for WFCA Hall of Fame coach Dick Basham.

Swittel played football at the collegiate level at St. Norbert College in De Pere for WFCA Hall of Fame coach Howie Kolstad. He is the head coach at Brookfield East (2010-present), former head coach at Whitefish Bay Dominican and Tosa East. Inducted into WFCA Hall of Fame in 2009. Former president of the WFCA.



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