Posted February 25, 2014 on AP on Fox
Wisconsin's extended winning streak to start the season ended at Indiana. The Badgers find themselves faced with a similar situation again. With confidence growing, No. 14 Wisconsin attempts to continue its improved shooting as it goes for a sixth straight win Tuesday night against the visiting Hoosiers. The Badgers (22-5, 9-5 Big Ten) won their first 16 games of the season, rising to third in the AP poll. However, that run came to an end with a 75-72 defeat to Indiana (15-11, 5-8) on Jan. 14, snapping their 12-game winning streak in the series. That was the first of five losses in six games for Wisconsin, a stretch during which it shot 41.5 percent from the floor and 27.9 from 3-point range. The Badgers have since turned things around, winning five in a row while sinking 46.8 percent from the field and 39.2 from beyond the arc. Three of those victories - two on the road - have come against ranked opponents, including Saturday's 79-74 win at then-No. 15 Iowa. "Having the confi...
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