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Big Bench for the Badgers

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Bo Ryan acknowledged that teams that only play five players usually don't make out to well. That's not the case for Wisconsin, who went 10 deep and got 31 points from its players off the bench Thursday, a good sign heading into Big Ten play Tuesday.

MADISON – Jon Leuer will steal the headlines thanks to another 19-point game and the four threes he made to start the game. Jordan Taylor had another great game as well, scoring 19, grabbing seven rebounds and dishing out six assists. But the contributions of Wisconsin's bench in Thursday's 80-56 win over Coppin State shouldn't be overlooked. The Badgers' bench players scored 31 points, the most...

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