On Saturday, November 13 the Wisconsin Badgers beat the Indiana Hoosiers 83-20. This comes just a few weeks after Bucky went for a 2-point conversion when already thrashing the MInnesota Golden Gophers in the battle for Paul Bunyan's Ax.
Badger coach Bret Bielema has taken some criticism for the moves. Rubbing salt in
Here's my take. They're right and wrong. First, I think the two point conversion was an absolute classless move on Bielema's part. There was no way in the world a downtrodden Gophers team was going to come back. And the coach's "It's on the card" explanation didn't cut it.
But it's an unfair criticism in the
As the fine sports reporter Andy Baggot points out in his recent column, the lopsided score was also a product of circumstance.
"The record-setting victory over
So, there's the latest sports issue on my mind. What do you think?
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