The 23rd ranked Wisconsin Badger men’s basketball team opened Big Ten play this afternoon and had their way with 15th ranked Ohio State, beating the Buckeyes 65-43 before 17-thousand plus at the Kohl Center.
Trevon Hughes poured in 16 points to lead all scorers. He helped the Badgers to 10 of 21 (47.6%) from 3-point range. The Buckeyes converted just 30.8% of their 3-point attempts.
Jordan Taylor added 12 points and Jon Leuer 11 for Wisconsin (11-2). Ohio State (10-3) got 14 points from William Buford in the loss.