Game Recap: Cold-Served Revenge

Nigel Hayes slams home two of his 15 (Siker/14)

Senior Ben Brust scored 20 points, Frank Kaminsky scored 17 and freshman Nigel Hayes' 15 points put him in double figures for the fourth straight game, as No.21 Wisconsin avenged its January loss to Minnesota with a 78-70 victory at the Kohl Center Thursday.

No.21 Wisconsin 78, Minnesota 70

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Minnesota coach Richard Pitino and players -

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Ben Brust, Nigel Hayes, Frank Kaminsky -

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Recap: Aggression and post presence lead UW to victory

Ben Brust regains his shooting touch

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Notes: With the win, the Badgers have now earned 20 victories for the 11th time in Bo Ryan's 13 seasons ... Wisconsin has won 16 of the last 17 home contests against Minnesota ... The Badgers went 30-for-36 (.833) from the free throw stripe, marking the first time since Dec. 23, 2011 that UW made over 30 free throws in a single game.

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