Game Recap: BIG Time

It's officially hoops season, and that's good news for Wisconsin fans. After a perfect 13-0 start in the nonconference season, No.4 Wisconsin kept the momentum going in the Big Ten opener, getting a career-high 19 points from freshman Nigel Hayes in a 76-49 blasting of Northwestern.

No.4 Wisconsin 76, Northwestern 49

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Bo Ryan -

Sam Dekker -

Nigel Hayes -

Traevon Jackson -

Frank Kaminsky -

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