Poor shooting gets to the Badgers once again. Wisconsin fell to Butler Thursday night 61-54 in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.
The Badgers connected on just 30% of their shots from the field in the loss. Junior Jordan Taylor was the lone Badger in double-figures with 22-points. Taylor talks about the teams struggles:
Senior Jon Leuer had one of the worse games of his career. He had just 3-points on 1 of 12 shooting and 6-rebounds in 33-minutes of play. Leuer talks about what went wrong:
Butler was led by Matt Howard’s 20-point 12-rebound performance. The Bulldogs advance to the Elite-8 where they face Florida on Saturday. Wisconsin’s season comes to an end with a 25-9 record.