Game Recap: Two Steps Forward

Ryan Evans (USA Today Sports)

Two of Wisconsin's struggling players got off on the right foot Saturday, as senior Ryan Evans posted a season-high 19 points, adding seven rebounds and four assists, while sophomore Traevon Jackson tallied a career-high 13 points to lift the Badgers to a 74-53 victory over Milwaukee following a 10-day layoff.

Wisconsin 74, Milwaukee 53

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Notes: UW held Milwaukee to 18 first-half points, the fourth time this season the Badgers have held an opponent below 20 points in the first stanza ... The Badgers now move to 115-1 when holding their opponent below 60 points during the Bo Ryan era.

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