Originally written January 20, 2013 on Madtown Badgers:
It's safe to say this one was a long time coming for the Wisconsin Women's basketball team, both this season and against Ohio State. For the first time this Big Ten season and for the first time in 12 years and 20 games against OSU the Badgers (9-10, 1-5 B1G) were victorious, beating Ohio State (11-8, 1-5 B1G) in dominating fashion, 68-49.  The fact that the win came at home against the Buckeyes made it even sweeter for a team that has clearly refused to give up on a season that long ago could've been over. How did Wisconsin pull it off? Well, they can thank Morgan Paige's 28 points and Cassie Rochel's 14 boards for the team victory.  In fact the Badgers finally found a combination of players willing to score, as three Badgers reached double figures. Besides Paige's 28 Wisconsin got great games from guards Jacki Gulczynski (14 points) and Tiera Stephen (10 points).  How big of a win was this for Wisconsin? Well, for a team that's been devastat...
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