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'I wanted to be in there'

'I wanted to be in there'

Melvin Gordon suffered a hip flexor injury that impacted his role in the second half of UW's 28-24 loss to LSU on Saturday. Story >> Herring, Zagzebski could return soon >>

Injury limits Gordon

Injury limits GordonWanted to play

A look back: LSU

A look back: LSU

We take a look at three positives and three negatives from Wisconsin's 28-24 loss to LSU on Saturday night. A look back >> True freshmen play >>

A look back

A look backLSU

Tigers 28, UW 24: Opportunity lost

Tigers 28, UW 24: Opportunity lost

Wisconsin blew a 24-7 lead in the second half and lost a season opener for the first time since 1997. Badgers go down >> Zagzebski, Herring injured in loss >>

LSU 28, UW 24

LSU 28, UW 24Opportunity lost

Up to the challenge?

Up to the challenge?

Wisconsin made signficant changes in their 3-4 defense in the offseason. The impact of those changes will be put to the test in Saturday's season opener against LSU. Story >>

First test

First testSmaller but quicker

The Jump Around

The Jump Around

Catch up on all the latest Badgers news with our daily 'Jump Around' podcast. Audio Vault >>

The Jump Around

The Jump AroundListen here



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Zach joined ESPN Madison in July of 2013 as an update anchor and beat reporter for Wisconsin football and basketball. Previously, he covered the Green Bay Packers for two seasons (2011, 2012). A native of Middleton, Zach graduated from UW-Whitewater in 2007. Follow him on Twitter at @zachheilprin.


Tony joined the ESPN Madison team during the fall of 2011 as an intern.  The following year he started working alongside Badger reporters covering the team throughout football and basketball season and covered the 2013 Big Ten basketball tournament.   A native of Milwaukee, Tony graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in English. Follow him on twitter @TonyCartagena.


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