Second half run pushes #9 Wisconsin past Nebraska

Brad Davison

MADISON, Wis. – After lighting the nets on fire against #23 Louisville, Wisconsin couldn’t buy a bucket in the first 11 minutes against Nebraska.

The Badgers missed 15 of their first 16 shots of the game, but used a 14-0 run to turn a 21-11 deficit into a 25-21 lead in the first half.

Then in the second half Wisconsin showed why they’re the 9th ranked team in the country, using a 16-0 run to put the game out of reach.

4 Badgers scored in double figures led by Brad Davison’s 15. Wisconsin moves to 1-0 in conference play with a 67-53 win. They travel to #12 Michigan State on Friday.