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SAM DEKKER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Does Sam Dekker want Bo Ryan to be his roommate?

Following last week’s gardening shenanigans, we thought that perhaps Sam Dekker was just getting in touch with his roots by returning to Sheboygan following the NBA Draft. But the sky-scraping forward is apparently in no hurry to cut ties with his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin. Dekker has gone as far as to offering to bunk down with his former coach. CollegeSpun packaged...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Basketball: Sam Dekker Invited Bo Ryan To Be His Roommate After He Retires

Sam Dekker may still be on lawn duty at home, but the new Houston Rocket will eventually need to find a place to live down in Texas, and by the sound of things, he wants a roommate. The explosive forward’s first choice is a bit unconventional, and won’t be available to fill the room until next April. Ryan: “Sam @Dekker told me he got a 2-bedroom apartment for me to come stay...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Examining Bo Ryan's legacy at Wisconsin

Monday afternoon, shockwaves were sent throughout the state of Wisconsin and the entire college basketball world when Bo Ryan announced that his tenure in Madison will come to an end after next season. Of course, this means that the 2015-’16 campaign will mark the end of an incredible era at Wisconsin, during which Ryan has guided the Badgers to levels of success that at one...
Via Rumors and Rants
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Wisconsin Basketball Players Share Heartfelt Tributes To Bo Ryan

Earlier today, Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan announced that next season will be his final one at the helm of the Badger program. Ryan has had an outstanding run at Wisconsin, and his decision sent some shock waves through the fan base and left his former players feeling justifiably nostalgic. Several of them, including 2015 first-round NBA Draft picks Sam Dekker and Frank Kaminsky...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Aaron Rodgers Celebrated With Sam Dekker Last Night After Wisconsin Forward Was Drafted By Houston

Sam Dekker celebrated his ascension into the NBA with one of the best professional athletes in the world.  After the former Wisconsin forward was taken by the Houston Rockets in the first round of Thursday night’s draft, Dekker spent some time with Green Bay Packers’ quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The former NFL MVP is a Wisconsin fan and friends with the now-NBA forward.  Here’s...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Dekker is every white guy who has ever played in the NBA

Sam Dekker is a white guy. If you watched the NBA Draft on Wednesday night, or any Wisconsin basketball game over the past few years, you already know this. But you’d also know it by the player comparisons to Dekker.  As friend of AA Paul Pabst likes to always note, there’s a funny quirk when it comes to scouting reports and player comparisons where white guys always get compared...
Via Awful Announcing
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Dekker Bringing Girlfriend Bailey Scheich To NBA Draft

Some future NBA/NFL stars choose not to bring along their significant other to the draft – they believe it shows that they’re all business, for some reason. Former Wisconsin standout Sam Dekker won’t be one of them – judging by the below photo, he’s in New York City, ready to go for Thursday night, accompanied by his girlfriend Bailey Scheich, a Michigan student. Pretty...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 35 Sam Dekker

No. 35 — Sam Dekker, Men’s Basketball This one is hard, as we’re all just months off of the high of reaching the national championship game in the NCAA tournament. However, it is nearly impossible to realize the talent, production and importance of Sam Dekker to recent and all-time Badgers basketball history. Just how big of a deal is Dekker to recent history at UW? He joins...
Via Madtown Badgers
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin's Sam Dekker Trolls Big 10 Haters After Michigan State Beats Louisville

Most college basketball analysts have said that they thought the Big 10 had a bit of a down year this season, and that the big two conferences were the Big 12 and ACC. However, after three of four Elite Eight games were in the books two of the Final Four teams were from schools from the Big 10, Wisconsin and Michigan State.It's proof that analysts don't always know what they are...
Via FatManWriting
March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Sam Dekker scores career high after Aaron Rodgers' challenge

Credit Aaron Rodgers with an assist in Wisconsin’s 79-72 win over North Carolina in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. The star of the game was Badgers junior forward Sam Dekker, who posted a career-high 23 points and added 10 rebounds in the victory. He also helped solidify the win by making...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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