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No More Mr. Nice Guy

Admitting he was too passive at times in No.3 Wisconsin's three-point loss at Indiana Tuesday, sophomore Sam Dekker is hoping to get his edge back when the Badgers host Michigan this evening.

MADISON - By all accounts, Sam Dekker is a nice guy. He's got over 2,700 friends on Facebook and has over 26,000 followers on Twitter. He's by all accounts a good teammate, a friendly personality and a very good basketball player. But in basketball, nice guys seldom finish first, which is why the Wisconsin coaching staff is trying to develop an edge with its budding superstar. "A lot of it... Recommended Stories

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