Game Recap: Dekker Slams Marquette

Sam Dekker (Siker/13)

Sophomore Sam Dekker slammed his way to a game-high 20 points and 10 rebounds while four other Badgers reach double figures to help No.8 Wisconsin stay hot by out lasting in-state rival Marquette, earning a 70-64 victory at the Kohl Center to push its winning streak to 10.

No.8 Wisconsin 70, Marquette 64

AP Recap

Box Score and Play-by-Play

Audio from Badger Nation

Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan -

Sam Dekker, Josh Gasser and Traevon Jackson -

Marquette coach Buzz Williams -

Stories from Badger Nation

Game Recap: Traevon Jackson's pep talk to Sam Dekker makes the difference

Notes: Badgers bench delivers key minutes

Game Day Grades

Free Photo Gallery - Marquette

George Marshall will transfer

Notes: Bo Ryan coached in his 900th career game on Saturday ... The victory marked UW's eighth win of the season over an RPI Top-100 team ... Sam Dekker tallied the second double-double of his career (20 points, 10 rebounds) and as well as his second career 20-point performance.

Join the Badger conversation on Facebook! Go to our Facebook page and "like" us! Recommended Stories

  • Publicly saying the University of Wisconsin was his top school for several months, Seffner (FL) Armwood middle linebacker Jordan Griffin finally let the cat out of the bag, becoming the sixth…

  • Running back Melvin Gordon scored three of the Wisconsin's five rushing touchdowns and quarterback Joel Stave threw for a pair, as the Badgers dominated Maryland in all three phases during a 52-7…

  • With three opportunities on the table, Brown Deer (WI) athlete Zack Baun felt Wisconsin's grayshirt offer was too much to pass up, as he committed to the program on an unofficial visit Saturday.

  • Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Rob Warner posts his big-name players to watch as they heal at the last minute before the games begin on Sunday. Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (pictured…

  • Highly opinionated previews of every game. Are you ready for some insider info?

Up Next