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The official home for audio programming from Bucky's 5th Quarter, SB Nation's community for fans of the University of Wisconsin Badgers.

    Georgia Tech Recap + Interview with 2022 Commit Aidan Vaughan

    Georgia Tech Recap + Interview with 2022 Commit Aidan Vaughan

    On today’s episode of Bucky’s 5th Podcast, we’ve got a lot to get to on both the football and basketball front. To start, we discuss some postseason All-Conference Awards handed out to the likes of Jake Ferguson and Josh Seltzner as well as the entire defense.
    Later on, we get into some updates about recruiting as the Badgers hit the trail hard this week to try and lock up some commits for the 2022 class before the early signing day. After that, we discuss two walk-on commits in the likes of Drew Evans and Luna Larson.
    Following that, we dive into a recap of Wisconsin basketball’s huge road victory against Georgia Tech. In our conversation, we talk about the impressive play of Brad Davison, the bench play and rotation, as well as what we hope they can improve before taking on Marquette.
    To round out the show we are joined by 2022 commit Aidan Vaughan, one of the newest members of Wisconsin football. In our conversation, we talk about the strengths of his game, his recruitment to Madison, and much more. Enjoy!
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    • 46 min
    What went wrong in the Badgers disastrously trip to Minnesota

    What went wrong in the Badgers disastrously trip to Minnesota

    On today’s episode of Bucky’s 5th Podcast, we’ve got a lot to get to. Some good, some bad. To start, we talk some football news in regards to some transfer announcements. After that, we get into some basketball news before diving into recapping the Wisconsin basketball team’s stellar performance that led them to a Maui Invitational Championship over St. Mary’s. In our discussion, we talk about Jonathan Davis’s strong start to the season and rave about the play of forward Tyler Wahl.
    In the back half of the show, we get into what went wrong for Wisconsin football against Minnesota. In our conversation, we talk about the lackluster offense, the stale play-calling once again returning, the defensive struggle, and much more. We hope you enjoy listening and revisiting this disaster as much as a person can. We’re sorry we have to dread that gross game back up.
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    • 54 min
    Minnesota Preview with the Daily Gopher + Wisconsin Hoops wins a big one

    Minnesota Preview with the Daily Gopher + Wisconsin Hoops wins a big one

    On today’s show, we’ve got a loaded episode to send you into the holiday weekend. To start, we talk about Wisconsin basketball’s impressive upset win over the Houston Cougars at the Maui Invitational. In our conversation, we talk about what we took from the victory and our impressions of what has been a solid start for this Wisconsin hoops squad.
    In the second half of the show, we dive into all things Wisconsin/Minnesota to get you ready for the Battle for the Axe. In our conversation, we talk about how we think the offense will attack a strong Gopher defense and how the Wisconsin defense will respond after last week's performance. Later on, we get into our key players and eventually give our score predictions for this huge Big Ten contest. To round out the show we are joined by Andy York of The Daily Gopher to get an insider’s look at the strengths and weaknesses of Minnesota this season.
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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Nebraska Takeaways + Maui Invitational Opener Recap

    Nebraska Takeaways + Maui Invitational Opener Recap

    On today’s episode of Bucky’s 5th Podcast, we’ve got a whole lot to discuss to start your Thanksgiving week. First, we recap the Badgers opening round comeback win over Texas A&M in the Maui Invitational. After that, we discuss what we hope to see from the Badgers in their second contest from Vegas.
    Later on, we dive into a recap of all things Wisconsin/Nebraska. In our conversation, we once again rave about the strong performance of running back Braelon Allen to get things started. After that, we talk about the Wisconsin defensive struggle against the Huskers, the Wisconsin passing performance once again performing well, the special teams' impact, and more. To finish things of we talk a little football recruiting with some breaking news during the show as linebacker Aidan Vaughn announced his committment to the Badgers. Enjoy!
    Programming note: Our second episode of the week will be out on Wednesday morning so you can enjoy listening anytime over your holiday break.
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    • 45 min
    Nebraska Cornhuskers Preview with Corn Nation

    Nebraska Cornhuskers Preview with Corn Nation

    On today’s episode of Bucky’s 5th Podcast, we’ve got a whole lot to get to covering all things Nebraska/Wisconsin. To start, we hit on how we think the Wisconsin offense will attack what seems to be an improved Nebraska defense. After that, we break down what we expect to see from the Badger defense against the mobile Adrian Martinez. Later on, we dive into the key matchups and players to watch in this contest before giving our score prediction for an important Big Ten West contest.
    In the latter part of the show, we are joined by Jon Johnston of Corn Nation to get a deeper dive into all things Nebraska. In our conversation, Jon gives a passionate rant in regards to his feelings about Scott Frost and much more. This is one you don’t want to miss! Enjoy!
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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Wisconsin football continues to roll, Wisconsin Men’s Basketball drops a tough one

    Wisconsin football continues to roll, Wisconsin Men’s Basketball drops a tough one

    On today’s episode of Bucky’s 5th Podcast, we’ve got a lot to discuss on both the basketball and football fronts. To start, we hop into some football news as the Badgers picked up a commitment from 3-star linebacker/defensive end Tristan Monday out of Arizona.
    After that, we dive into some basketball talk and discuss what we learned about Wisconsin basketball coming off of their first loss of the season against Providence. Overall, despite the loss, we think there are some positives to glean from a hard-fought contest.
    Later on, we recap another dominating performance on the football side as the Badgers blew the doors off of Northwestern this past Saturday. In our conversation, we talk about the development of Graham Mertz, rave about Braelon Allen, and once again praise a dominating effort by the Wisconsin defense. Enjoy!
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    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
66 Ratings

66 Ratings

BubbasFranks ,

Great podcast!

Love the consistency of the podcast. 2 episodes each week, all year long. Appreciate your takes and enjoy recruiting talk as well. Keep up the good work!

donmogsley1 ,

Get your facts straight

We play Marquette this Saturday the 3rd, not Colgate. Also please do something about he audio. I don’t understand it. And stop saying someone played good; it’s someone played WELL.
On Wisconsin

Mangina532 ,

The hosts are handsome

And know a lot about the Badgers.

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