Game Recap: Busted by Bennett

Mike Bruesewitz tries to convert (Moebius/12)

A defensive grind between two like-minded teams, Virginia, led by former Wisconsin assistant Tony Bennett, made the plays on both ends of the court down the stretch, as the Cavaliers road a game-high 22 points from guard Joe Harris in a 60-54 upset over Wisconsin.

Virginia 60, Wisconsin 54

AP Recap

Box Score and Play-by-Play (pdf)

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Virginia coach Tony Bennett -

UW coach Bo Ryan -

Jared Berggren and Ben Brust -

Stories from Badger Nation

Wisconsin loses the rebounding battle, game to Virginia

Game Day Grades

Notes: Badgers suffer first home non-conference loss in the month of November since a 65-60 loss to Marquette at the Kohl Center on Nov. 14, 1997 ... Evenly-matched game saw five ties and six lead changes ... Junior Ben Brust finished with a team-best 15 points, adding 4 rebounds in 37 minutes of action ... Senior Jared Berggren tallied 12 points, going 4-for-8 (.500) from the field, including a 2-for-3 (.666) effort from beyond the arc.

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