Posted March 04, 2012 on wisconsin.scout.com
Following its 70-56 victory over Illinois, Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan along with seniors Jordan Taylor and Rob Wilson, junior Jared Berggren and sophomore Josh Gasser address the media.
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