Wisconsin is playing Syracuse in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge this season, and that basketball matchup will be followed five years later by a couple of football ones between the two schools.
The 2015-16 season is supposed to be the Bo Ryan farewell tour.
But it will it be?
The Gophers might not be commanding much national attention, not popping up in any preseason rankings or even being talked about much as a contender in the Big Ten West.
Frank Kaminsky is living out the dream of every basketball fan who grew up in Chicagoland: playing for Michael Jordan.
Frank Kaminsky spent four years in Madison and is now a Charlotte resident, but he's a Chicagoland kid.
The Lisle native's favorite baseball team? The White Sox.