Posted February 14, 2013 on
Freshman Sam Dekker scored 14 points and Ben Brust added 11 points, but No.20 Wisconsin didn't score in the final 5:08 of regulation to force the program's third straight overtime. Unlike the last two times, this one didn't bounce in its favor, as Minnesota broke a four-game series losing streak with a 58-53 overtime victory at Williams Arena Thursday.
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Wisconsin and Minnesota left off where they started in Madison, only this time no one was the victor in regulation. Instead the 20th ranked Badgers played their third straight overtime game, a first in school history, but unlike the previous two OT games this one didn't go the Badgers way as they were downed 58-53 at Williams arena.
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If you have watch Tubby Smith dance passionately on your bucket list, now’s your chance to cross it off. As the unranked Minnesota Golden Gophers basketball team beat the #20 Wisconsin Badgers in over time 58-53 in OT (yes, even in overtime, some Big Ten scores are still in the 50s) they celebrated in the locker room. And the Gophers basketball victory dance looks like it was blatantly...
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Minnesota coach Tubby Smith knew exactly what he was doing when he started dancing in the locker room following his team’s 58-53 win over Wisconsin on Valentine’s Day evening. Tubby had his staff crank up the music in the locker room to blast Ke$ha’s “Die Young,” he kept the cameras running, and then cut a rug. The dance was a not so subtle jab at Wisconsin who had their...
We’ve got a Badger-Gopher tussle going on in the Big Ten.
Minnesota knocked off Wisconsin 58-53 on Thursday night, but that was just the beginning of the fun for the Golden Gophers. After the game, the team started jumping around and dancing — but to “Die Young” by Ke$ha, a not-coincidental choice considering the Badgers used the same song to celebrate after they beat Michigan...
In what was perhaps the biggest game of the season in terms of postseason implications, the Gophers fought tooth and nail against Wisconsin to notch an overtime victory that went down to the final seconds. After a solid start to the season, the Gophers ended a free fall that saw them fall out of the [...]
Senior forward Mike Bruesewitz will never be a 20-point scorer for the Wisconsin basketball team, but the Minnesota native has provided all the little things that have kept the Badgers in the thick of the conference race with seven games to go.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Gophers will look to pick up a key victory as they take on the No. 20 Wisconsin Badgers at Williams Arena. Tip is set for 6:00 p.m. and can be seen on ESPN. Join GopherDigest to chat live about all the action.