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Bro… Tailgating necessities

Bro... Tailgating necessities

October 28, 2015

  By Jordan Moser Oct. 25, 2015   With tailgating season winding down and the weather getting colder, there are still a few weeks left in the year to participate in a tradition valued almost as much as football itself. In Wisconsin, tailgating is more than just a pregame meal....

Men/Women Wheelchair Basketball: Warhawks confident heading into March

Men/Women Wheelchair Basketball: Warhawks confident heading into March

February 26, 2014

  Feb. 26, 2014 By Ryan Altman The Warhawks men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams wrapped up their regular seasons last weekend in Tuscaloosa, Ala., combining for six victories, ahead of the upcoming National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament. This tournament...

M/W Wheelchair Basketball: Perfect Weekend

M/W Wheelchair Basketball: Perfect Weekend

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Ryan Altman There is only one word that can describe the success of the UW-Whitewater Warhawks men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams this past weekend: perfection. During a two-day span on Jan. 25 and 26 at the University of Edinboro, the two teams combined for...

Picture-perfect ending gives program its ninth title

March 16, 2011

When the men’s wheelchair basketball team suffered its only loss of the season Feb.  5, its season looked a bit cloudier than it once had. Forget the fact the team had won 17 straight games to start the season before its loss to the University of Illinois. The team felt as though that was the wake-up...

Wheelchair basketball team wins national title

March 13, 2011

They got their revenge. And as a result, they got another national championship. One year after falling to the University of Illinois in the National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, the UW-Whitewater men's wheelchair basketball team dethroned the Fighting Illini, 66-54, Saturday in the title game at the University of Texas-Arl...

Wheelchair teams ready for nationals

March 9, 2011

The men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams are gearing up for the National Invitational Wheelchair Basketball Tournament this weekend in Arlington, Texas. Finishing 21-1 this season, the men received the No. 1 overall seed in the tournament and face the winner of the Missouri vs. Alabama...

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