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Source: Alvarez in Charge

Source: Alvarez in Charge

With the departure of head coach Bret Bielema, Wisconsin Athletic Director Barry Alvarez has taken over game preparations as the Badgers prepare for Stanford in the 99th Rose Bowl.

MADISON - If Barry Alvarez wants something done right, he's going to do it himself. With Bret Bielema stepping down Tuesday to take the head coaching job at Arkansas, a source said Alvarez has taken over the daily preparation as the team prepares for the 99th Rose Bowl Jan.1 against Stanford while he searches for a suitable replacement. Sources indicated Alvarez, 65, didn't want Bielema being a...

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