Big Second Half Propels Badgers to Win

By KBJR News 1

Big Second Half Propels Badgers to Win

March 20, 2014 Updated Mar 20, 2014 at 6:40 PM CDT

Milwaukee, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- A 43-point second half on Thursday afternoon propelled the No. 2-seeded Wisconsin men's basketball team to a 75-35 win over No. 15-seeded American University in the round-of-64 in the NCAA Division I tournament.

Traevon Jackson led the Badgers with 18 points in the winning effort, while Ben Brust chipped in with 17 points and Sam Dekker added 11 points for Wisconsin.

Wisconsin will now play No. 7-seeded Oregon in the round-of-32 on March 22, with the time of that game yet to be determined.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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