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Traevon Jackson scored a career-high 16 points, one of three Badgers in double figures, as No.22 Wisconsin shoots 60.7 percent in the second half to shock No.6 Michigan, 68-59, in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals Friday afternoon.
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Leading the charge for No.22 Wisconsin into the Big Ten Tournament, sophomore guard Traevon Jackson has been a better facilitator for the Badgers since the game slowed down for him before UW's critical conference stretch of the season.
Wisconsin moves on to the semifinal round of Saturday's Big Ten Tournament against Indiana. Check out what Traevon Jackson had to say about Friday's win inside.
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Senior Ryan Evans scored a game-high 16 points while Sam Dekker and Ben Brust each scored 11, as No.22 Wisconsin beats No.2 Indiana for the 12th straight time, advancing to the Big Ten Tournament championship following a 68-56 victory Saturday afternoon.
CHICAGO -- Ben Brust scored 11 of his 14 points in the second half and No. 22 Wisconsin knocked off sixth-ranked Michigan 68-59 in the second round of the Big Ten tournament on Friday.
The Badgers scored just 17 points in the first half of Friday afternoon's Big Ten tournament matchup with #6 Michigan- their lowest total for a half the whole season. In the second half, Wisconsin exploded for 51 points- their highest total in a half this season.
It truly was a "tale of two halves" for the #22 ranked and 4-seeded Badgers (22-10, 12-6) , who came...