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The UW Field House received an exterior facelift in 2020.

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The transfer of power in the University of Wisconsin athletic department will happen on the same day that college players in some states get the power to market themselves in a foundational change for NCAA sports.

Chris McIntosh is due to take over from Barry Alvarez as UW's athletic director July 1. Laws allowing college players to capitalize on their personal brands take effect in five states that day.

Jim Polzin is announced as the Lee Sports Wisconsin Columnist, where he will write stories covering all levels of sports throughout the state.

This article originally ran on madison.com.


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