Wisconsin 68, Michigan 59

Friday, March 15, 2013 2:30 PM
Location - United Center, Chicago, Illinois
Officials - Bo Boroski, Gene Steratore, Terry Wymer
Attendance - 21793

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Michigan 20 39 59
Wisconsin 17 51 68

Recap


No. 23 Wisconsin 68, No. 8 Michigan 59:
Traevon Jackson scored 16 points and Ben Brust added 14 as the Badgers overcame a poor shooting first half to knock off the Wolverines in the Big Ten quarterfinals in Chicago.

Ryan Evans contributed 12 points and fourth-seeded Wisconsin (22-10) shot 60.7 percent in the second half to advance to face top-seeded Indiana in Saturday’s semifinals.

Trey Burke had 19 points and seven assists and Tim Hardaway Jr. had 14 points and nine rebounds for fifth-seeded Michigan (26-7), which had a 10-point lead 12:50 into the game before being outplayed in the second half.

The Badgers rattled off 10 straight points early in the second half to take the lead for good. The advantage reached 56-45 on a 3-pointer by Brust with 6:01 left before Michigan scored nine straight points, only to see Wisconsin answer with a 10-2 run to put the game away.

Wisconsin was just 5-of-29 shooting in the first half but was only down 20-17 at the break. Michigan had a 16-6 lead with less than seven minutes left before the Badgers closed the half with an 11-4 burst.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Wisconsin has won 12 of the past 13 meetings. … Hardaway Jr. left the game briefly in the first half after spraining his left ankle. … The Badgers were 16-of-21 from the free-throw line, compared to Michigan’s 10-of-17 showing.
 

Michigan Wolverines

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jordan Morgan 8:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 0 2 0 3 0 0
Tim Hardaway, Jr. 37:00 5-9 2-4 2-2 0 9 9 0 3 0 2 1 14
Trey Burke 38:00 8-22 1-3 2-2 0 2 2 7 2 2 4 1 19
Glenn Robinson III 32:00 4-8 0-1 0-4 1 2 3 0 0 2 0 0 8
Nik Stauskas 35:00 1-8 0-4 2-2 0 5 5 0 1 0 0 2 4
Mitch McGary 23:00 3-7 0-0 3-4 3 4 7 0 2 2 2 0 9
Jon Horford 10:00 2-2 0-0 1-1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 5
Matt Vogrich 5:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Caris LeVert 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Max Bielfeldt 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spike Albrecht 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-57 3-13 10-17 6 27 33 7 18 6 11 4 59
  40.4% 23.1% 58.8% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 11

Wisconsin Badgers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Evans 31:00 4-12 0-0 4-6 0 6 6 6 2 1 3 0 12
Jared Berggren 24:00 4-12 0-1 0-1 2 2 4 1 4 1 1 2 8
Mike Bruesewitz 30:00 2-5 2-4 2-2 1 7 8 1 1 2 0 0 8
Ben Brust 38:00 5-10 4-7 0-0 2 6 8 0 1 2 1 0 14
Traevon Jackson 31:00 4-7 1-3 7-8 0 2 2 3 4 1 4 0 16
Sam Dekker 18:00 0-4 0-2 2-2 1 2 3 2 1 2 0 2 2
George Marshall 12:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Kaminsky 16:00 3-5 1-3 1-2 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 8
TOTAL 200 22-57 8-22 16-21 7 26 33 13 14 9 9 5 68
  38.6% 36.4% 76.2% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 9