November 22, 2014

Brust leads Badgers past Panthers for 11th straight win

While the rest of his Badgers teammates struggled out of the gates, senior guard Ben

Ben Brust

Ben Brust

Brust hit his first six shots, four of them three-pointers to lead the Wisconsin Badgers to their 11th straight win to start the season, 78-52 at the Kohl Center.

Brust, who finished with 18 points, helped the Badgers build a 45-25 lead and eventually coast to victory.

Junior forward Frank Kaminsky added 16 points for Wisconsin, which hit 9 of 13 three-pointers (69.2%) in the first half, but just 1 of 7 after the break.

Traevon Jackson and Sam Dekker added 12 points each as the 4th ranked Badgers improved to 11-0.

AUDIO: Bo Ryan said Brust is quietly doing his job :12

AUDIO: Bo Ryan on 11-0 start for the Badgers :19

The Badgers return to the home court to host Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.