Sharper played in two Super Bowls, one with the Green Bay Packers as a rookie.
Reports say Pitt coach Paul Chryst will become Wisconsin’s next head coach.
The loss was $3 million smaller than the previous year, but it helped bring the aging arena’s debt to nearly $20 million.
Fox Valley Lutheran hosted Berlin in an Eastern Conference girls basketball game Thursday.
The Tritons are off to a slow start at 1-4.
The Packers play at Buffalo on Sunday.
Alvarez also was pressed back into service to coach the Badgers in the 2013 Rose Bowl after Bret Bielema left for Arkansas.
Wisconsin has beaten Green Bay, Maquette and Milwaukee this year
Green Bay outlasts South Dakota State to move to 7-2 this season.
Kimberly defeated De Pere, 66-53, on Tuesday, winning its third straight game against the Papermakers.