Wisconsin (14-9, 6-4 Big Ten) took advantage of open looks outside but nearly squandered a 12-point lead midway through the second half.
Janesville won for the sixth time in seven games Thursday night, edging Madison Memorial 4-3 for a Big Eight Conference victory at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Purgolders freshman Ashayla Moseberry made four 3-pointers in the second half—three as part of a 9-1 individual run after the Vikings tied the game at 45—and scored 17 points total to lead her girls basketball team to a 61-57 Big Eight Conference win.
Walworth Big Foot rallied from a 13-point deficit to defeat Brodhead on Thursday night in Rock Valley South girls basketball.
UW-Stevens Point junior guard Lauren Anklam scored 28 points to lead the Pointers to a 77-65 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over the Warhawks at Kachel Gym on Wednesday night.
Janesville Craig seniors Peter Larson and Matt Brennan, along with Milton's Chase Frye and Lake Geneva Badger's Tyler VanDeVelde, signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play football in college.
Eric and John recap their Klawitter-saga coverage, preview the Super Bowl and break down the Badgers.
Wisconsin has won four straight games heading into Thursday's date with Ohio State
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A big second half carried UW-Whitewater's men's basketball team to victory Wednesday night.