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Scheduling Shifts Make LSU Happen

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With the announcement becoming official on Friday, that Wisconsin will play LSU at historic Lambeau Field to open the 2016 football season, it marked the end to a huge scheduling puzzle that the Badgers needed to take apart and put back together again.

MADISON - With college football moving into a four-team playoff format in the 2014 season, Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez knew that he had to schedule marquee nonconference opponents in order for the Badgers even be in the conversation should the opportunity arise. With the amount of pieces he had to move to make it happen, Alvarez must feel good about Wisconsin's chances the next...

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