LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – The La Crosse connection to the Wisconsin Badgers basketball team has grown in the past few years.
Badgers Head Coach Greg Gard has recruited some of the city’s best prospects in Kobe King and the Davis twins.
The Eagles play the Badgers in an exhibition game on Friday, November 1 at the Kohl Center in Madison.
It is the first time since 2010 the two teams played in an exhibition game. It is part of a effort by the Badgers to annually play WIAC teams in exhibitions.
The event is planned at the UW-L Student Union from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Details on tickets come at a later date.