Penn State vs Wisconsin

Wisconsin 60, Penn St. 51

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Ryan Evans scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Wisconsin held off Penn State 60-51 Thursday night in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.

Penn State (8-5, 0-1 Big Ten) trailed 50-49 with under 3 minutes left. But the Badgers (10-4, 1-0) finished the game on an 11-2 run, finally finding their shooting touch from the free-throw line. They hit just 9 of their first 20 from the line but converted 4 of 6 in the final minutes.

Ben Brust and Jared Berggren also scored 13 points apiece for Wisconsin.

Jermaine Marshall scored 19 points for Penn State, while D.J. Newbill added 12.

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Penn State Nittany Lions
R. Travis, F311-30-011022
B. Taylor, F283-60-12038
S. Borovnjak, F254-70-00058
J. Marshall, G359-140-032319
D. Newbill, G346-150-084512
N. Colella240-20-03110
J. Graham151-40-02022
D. Jack80-10-02020
Totals 24-520-13872351
 46.2%0% 
Wisconsin Badgers
R. Evans, F386-151-690013
J. Berggren, F315-73-530013
M. Bruesewitz, F253-65-683312
B. Brust, G365-141-334013
T. Jackson, G211-50-21112
G. Marshall230-22-21222
S. Dekker171-60-01002
F. Kaminsky91-21-22013
Totals 22-5713-263210760
 38.6%50% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wisconsin16-236-44
Maryland14-428-713
Michigan St.12-627-1223
Iowa12-622-1243
Purdue12-621-1355
Ohio St.11-724-1141
Indiana9-920-1461
Illinois9-919-1473
Michigan8-1016-1680
Minnesota6-1218-1598
Northwestern6-1215-17124
Nebraska5-1313-18158
Penn St.4-1418-16108
Rutgers2-1610-22179
 
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MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62