Frank Kaminsky had 25 points on 10-for-15 shooting, Sam Dekker added 20 points and No. 6 Wisconsin became Big Ten regular season champions with a 76-63 victory over Minnesota on Thursday night.
The Whippets, ranked No. 1 in Division 3, are one victory away from their first-ever trip to state.
Superior scored twice in the third period, including once in an empty net, to beat Janesville's co-op boys hockey 4-2 at state.
The Superior Spartans took advantage of three costly defensive miscues by the Janesville Bluebirds en route to a 4-2 win.
With only two regular-season games remaining on the schedule, Wisconsin occupies the position predicted months ago by college basketball analysts:
Alone atop the Big Ten Conference.
Jessie Heisz is leading the city's co-op boys hockey team to its first trip to to the WIAA state tournament since 2008.
Janesville (17-8-2) opens up play at the WIAA state tournament at 1:15 p.m. Thursday against Superior (11-15-1) in a quarterfinal game at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison.
The Cougars toppled Madison Memorial on Thursday night and will face Middleton on Saturday with a trip to state on the line.
Madison Memorial's boys basketball program continues to pile up the awards.
The Spartans, who won their 12th straight Big Eight title this season, had the conference's player of the year and coach of the year...
The NCAA Division III men's basketball tournament bracket was released Monday.