Badgers fall one point short against Kentucky

Check out photos from the Wisconsin Badgers' appearance against Kentucky in the Final Four, and click here for our game story.

  • Bucky Badger. Vince Vitrano

  • Fans tailgating before the Final Four. Vince Vitrano

  • Fans tailgating before the Final Four. Vince Vitrano

  • At the Badgers team hotel. Vince Vitrano

  • Former UW star Michael Finley at the Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • Bucky Badger at the Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. TODAY'S TMJ4

  • The Badgers pep rally. Vince Vitrano

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  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers fans pose for a photograph during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; The Wisconsin Badgers take the court before the game against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; The Kentucky Wildcats take to the court before the game against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; The Kentucky Wildcats fans cheer before the game against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers fans cheer prior to facing the Kentucky Wildcats in the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers fans cheer prior to facing the Kentucky Wildcats in the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers fans cheer prior to facing the Kentucky Wildcats in the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers band performs prior to facing the Kentucky Wildcats in the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers and the Kentucky Wildcats tip-off the second game of the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson (12) points to the sky before the game against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) shoots against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; View of opening tip as Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) and Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) face off in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) and Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) go up for the tipoff in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) passes the ball to center Dakari Johnson (44) while defended by Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA;Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) shoots over Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker (15) reaches to save the ball ahead of Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) shoots the ball against Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) and guard/forward James Young (1) during the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Bronson Koenig (24) shoots after getting past Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) defends against Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson (12) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker (15) shoots against Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) and forward Julius Randle (30) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Bronson Koenig (24) shoots against Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers head coach Bo Ryan reacts in the first half against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) pulls down a rebound against Wisconsin Badgers forward Duje Dukan (13) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Ben Brust (1) and guard Josh Gasser (21) celebrate in the first half against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) drives past Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson (12) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) is trapped by Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) and James Young (1) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) shoots over Wisconsin Badgers guard Bronson Koenig (24) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers head coach Bo Ryan huddles with his team against the Kentucky Wildcats in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker shoots against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari calls out to his players in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Wisconsin Badgers at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari calls out to his players in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Wisconsin Badgers at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers head coach Bo Ryan talks with his players during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Kentucky Wildcats at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Marcus Lee (00) dunks against Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) shoots against Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) reacts after scoring a basket while being fouled in the first half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Ben Brust (1) reaches for a loose ball on the floor against Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker (15) shoots against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) dunks the ball ahead of Wisconsin Badgers forward Duje Dukan (13) in the first half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) posts up against Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (right) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari gestures during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Wisconsin Badgers at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (right) drives against Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson (12) battles for a loose ball against Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson (12) battles for a loose ball against Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) shoots against Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker (15) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) shoots the ball against Wisconsin Badgers guard Ben Brust (1) and forward Sam Dekker (15) during the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) tips in a missed shot against Wisconsin Badgers guard Bronson Koenig (24) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) defends against Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) defends against Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers cheerleaders and mascot Bucky perform during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Kentucky Wildcats at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers guard Ben Brust (1) controls the ball against Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) is defended by Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) and forward Julius Randle (rear) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) shoots against Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) tips in a rebound for a basket against Wisconsin Badgers forward Duje Dukan (13) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; The Kentucky Wildcats cheerleaders perform during the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats bench cheers in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) shoots the ball against the Kentucky Wildcats in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) reacts in the second half against the Kentucky Wildcats during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) and Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) and guard Andrew Harrison (5) react in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) saves the ball against the Wisconsin Badgers in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) hits a three-point shot over Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) saves the ball against the Wisconsin Badgers in the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) shoots and scores a three-point basket with 5.7 seconds left in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Alex Poythress (22) dunks the ball against Wisconsin Badgers forward Sam Dekker (15) during the second half during the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 5, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) celebrates after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers in the semifinals of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports