Barfknecht: Wisconsin undergoing a smooth transition
New Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen earned his first Big Ten victory Saturday when the Badgers defeated Purdue. Up next for Wisconsin will be a trip to Ohio State.
Posted: Sunday, September 22, 2013 12:00 am
MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Athletic Director Barry Alvarez really likes his new football coach.
Alvarez, talking with me after the No. 24 Badgers’ 41-10 romp against Purdue, excused himself to congratulate Gary Andersen on his first career Big Ten victory — not with a formal handshake, but a big ol’ bear hug and a whispered comment that left Andersen laughing.
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Sunday, September 22, 2013 12:00 am.