Jon LeuerJordan Taylor and Jon Leuer (pictured) each scored 20-points to lead the 15th ranked Wisconsin Badgers to a 72-57 win over Illinois in Champaign on Sunday.

Trevon Hughes added 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Badgers, who improved to 23-7 overall. 

Wisconsin enters the Big Ten Tournament as the 4th seed.  They’ll get a rematch with the Illini (5th seed) on Friday afternoon. 

The Badgers are a lock to make the 65-team NCAA Tournament field, but it may take a win or two for Illinois to gain a spot in the field.

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