Scores

Final

Penn State 51

(8-5, 0-1 Big Ten)

Wisconsin 60

(10-4, 1-0 Big Ten)

Coverage: BTN

8:30 PM ET, January 3, 2013

Kohl Center, Madison, Wisconsin

1 2 T
PSU 18 3351
WIS 29 3160

Top Performers

Penn State: J. Marshall 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Wisconsin: M. Bruesewitz 12 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast

Wisconsin 60, Penn St. 51

Associated Press

MADISON, Wis. -- Ryan Evans scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Wisconsin held off Penn State 60-51 Thursday night in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.

Penn State (8-5, 0-1 Big Ten) trailed 50-49 with under 3 minutes left. But the Badgers (10-4, 1-0) finished the game on an 11-2 run, finally finding their shooting touch from the free-throw line. They hit just 9 of their first 20 from the line but converted 4 of 6 in the final minutes.

Ben Brust and Jared Berggren also scored 13 points apiece for Wisconsin.

Jermaine Marshall scored 19 points for Penn State, while D.J. Newbill added 12.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PSU
WIS
Points 51 60
FG Made-Attempted 24-52 (.462) 22-57 (.386)
3P Made-Attempted 3-8 (.375) 3-17 (.176)
FT Made-Attempted 0-1 (.000) 13-26 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 7 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 14

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 3, 2013 @WIS 60, PSU 51Recap
Mar 10, 2013 WIS 63, @PSU 60Recap