Badgers considered boycott

Nigel Hayes says players "exploited"

Joe Zenzola
May 01, 2018 - 6:48 pm

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Washington D.C. -  Former Wisconsin basketball player Nigel Hayes says the Badgers were close to boycotting a game vs. Syracuse in November, 2016 to draw attention to student/player needs. 

Hayes once held a protest sign that read "Broke College Athlete." 

Hayes says the Badgers team took a vote and only one player voted to not boycotting a game. READ MORE