October 1, 2014

Badgers win the Cancun Challenge

The #10 Wisconsin Badgers continued to build on their best start in the Bo Ryan era. They ran their winning streak to 8-games with a 70-63 victory over West Virginia in the Championship game of the Cancun Challenge Wednesday.

Sam Dekker posted a double-double with 21-points and 12-rebounds. Ben Brust added 16 for the Badgers. West Virginia’s Eron Harris had a game-high 27-points.

Next up for the Badgers is the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. They visit Virginia Wednesday. Last year, the Cavaliers won at the Kohl Center 60-54. Virginia is 5-1 on the year.