The 9th ranked Wisconsin Badgers dropped their Big Ten season finale at Nebraska, falling 77-68 to the Cornhuskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln on Sunday night.
Frank Kaminsky scored 14 points to lead four Wisconsin players in double figures, but the Badgers didn’t shoot well. They hit just 34% from the field in the second half, coughing up a 7-point lead.
The Badgers didn’t help themselves at the free throw line, hitting just 11 of 21 as a team. They also turned the ball over 11 times and couldn’t stop Nebraska’s ball penetration.
It all ended up in the Badgers seeing their 8-game win streak come to an end.
The Badgers had already secured the second seed in the Big Ten Conference earlier in the day when Michigan State lost to Ohio State in Columbus. [Read more...]