Game Recap: Finally Being Offensive
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Sam Dekker wrestles for a loose ball
Sam Dekker wrestles for a loose ball

Posted Feb 3, 2013


Being held to 50 points or less for three straight games, Wisconsin's offense finally got some energy thanks to two Illinois natives. Junior guard Ben Brust scored a game-high 20 points and sophomore Frank Kaminsky added a career-high 19 to lead the Badgers to a 74-68 victory over Illinois Sunday.

Wisconsin 74, Illinois 68

AP Recap

Box Score (pdf)

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Brust's big performance helps Wisconsin sweep Illinois

Game Day Grades

Notes:After not attempting a free throw against Ohio State Tuesday, Wisconsin went 28-for-42 (66.7 percent) from the free throw line ... Of Kaminsky's career-high 19 points, 12 came from the free throw line ... Wisconsin scored over 70 points for just the second time in conference play (Jan.15 vs. Illinois) ... Ryan Evans goes 5-for-11 from the floor and 5-for-11 from the free throw line for 15 points. He had a game-high nine rebounds.

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