Trevon HughesIt wasn’t until more than halfway through the second half that the Wisconsin Badgers finally took a lead.   The 18th ranked Badgers went on to beat Michigan 54-48 at the Kohl Center. 

Trevon Hughes scored 20 points and Rob Wilson added a career-high 13 off the bench to lead the Badgers.  Hughes said at halftime they decided it was time to protect the home court.

AUDIO: Trevon Hughes on protecting the home court. :17

The Badgers won despite hitting just 4 of their 24 three-point attempts.  Wisconsin improved to 15-4 overall and 5-2 in the Big Ten.  They’ll host Penn State on Saturday.

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