WISCONSIN SPORTS BRIEFS: UW grids ranked No. 23 preseason coaches poll
MADISON - Gary Andersen will start his football coaching tenure at the University of Wisconsin with a nationally-ranked team. The USA Today pre-season coaches’ poll ranked the Badgers at No. 23, after they played in their third consecutive Rose Bowl in January.
Defending national champion Alabama is No. 1 in the new poll. Ohio State is second, after going 12-0 last fall under new coach Urban Meyer. The Badgers will play at Ohio State on September 28th.