Wisconsin hasn’t found it easy to replace the production of departed stars Frank Kaminsky and Sam Dekker, not to mention starters in Josh Gasser and Traevon Jackson.
With how successful the Wisconsin defense has been over the past three seasons, it was pretty clear that Dave Aranda wasn't going to be the Badgers' defensive coordinator for much longer.
Wisconsin blew a 13-point second-half lead and needed to come back from a late deficit, but in the end, the Badgers emerged victorious in the Holiday Bowl.
A.J. Hammons is coming off the bench, but that isn't stopping him from being one of the best players in the Big Ten.
Big Ten basketball season is upon us. Perhaps this is truly the most wonderful time of the year.