Column: RICK SOLEM
He scored 109 points.
Black River Falls, Wis., native Jack Taylor put up the third-most points in NCAA basketball history Sunday for Grinnell College (Iowa).
Of course, he set the record a year ago with 138 points.
And while some are applauding the feat, others speak negatively about how it was accomplished.
A game from state, in territory the Logan High School has never been in before, and all that exudes from its football team is confidence.
At 7 p.m. tonight, the 10-2 Rangers head to Baraboo High School to take undefeated and top-seeded Monona Grove in the WIAA Division 3 semifinals. Pregame with Mike Kearns and Scott Erickson begins at 6:45 p.m. on AM 580. Click the link to the left to watch or listen to live streaming of the game.
By RICK SOLEM
He’s 6-foot-7, 300 pounds. He’s going to the University of Wisconsin next year to play football.
He’s led Monona Grove High School to a game from the state championship, plowing the way for three backs with a combined 2,498-yards rushing and 35 touchdowns this season.