On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 95.5 FM Wausau, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
55° Feels Like: 55°
Wind: SSW 8 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Showers 48°

Tomorrow

Showers 65°

Mon Night

Showers 50°

Alerts

Badger basketball starts season 10-0 with win over Marquette

Wisconsin Badgers basketball.
Wisconsin Badgers basketball.

Final Score: (8) Wisconsin 70, Marquette 64

Madison, WI (WSAU-TSN) - Sam Dekker led five Wisconsin players in double-figure scoring with 20 points as the Badgers defeated the rival Marquette Golden Eagles, 70-64, at Kohl Center.

All five starters finished with at least 10 points for Wisconsin (10-0). Ben Brust had 13, Traevon Jackson 12, Frank Kaminsky 11 and Josh Gasser 10 to help the Badgers stay perfect on the season.

Jamil Wilson contributed a game-high 22 points and Davante Gardner added 16 off the bench for the Golden Eagles. Chris Otule had 11 points and eight rebounds as Marquette (5-4) dropped its second straight game.

Marquette entered the game riding a two-game win streak in the series, with the latest victory a 60-50 decision last December, 60-50. The Golden Eagles had also won four of the last six meetings between the two schools.

Comments