Blair Kerkhoff

April 3, 2014 6:30 PM

KC’s biggest Badger fan, former coach John Erickson, hopes to see a Wisconsin title in person

With an opportunity to buy Final Four tickets in November, Kansas City’s strongest connection to Wisconsin basketball had a sense about this season. “I had a feeling Wisconsin might make it this year,” said John Erickson, 80. The Badgers did and will take on Kentucky in Saturday’s national semifinals, and their former coach is thrilled to be along for the ride.

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