Interview: Wisconsin’s Greg Gard on his senior class’s growth, maturity, and resilience
NEW YORK, NY – Many noted on Selection Sunday that Wisconsin was the most under-seeded–and unfortunate–team in the bracket. But perhaps, if anything, the number “8” next to the Badgers’ name has only served as motivation and bulletin board material for Greg Gard’s squad, as arguably they played their two best games of the season in the first weekend of the tournament–a pair of wins that comprised defeats of an impressive Virginia Tech team and the defending-champion Villanova.
Gard will hope his team can continue to execute the famed Swing Offense at a high level again Friday, when his Badgers go to battle with the fourth-seeded Florida Gators.
Ian Eagle caught up with Greg Gard ahead of the game.
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