Game Recap: Slamming the Gophers

Sam Dekker slams home two (Siker/14)

Senior Ben Brust scored a career-high 29 points, one of four players in double figures, as No.12 Wisconsin throttled Minnesota, 83-57, Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, giving head coach Bo Ryan his 700th career victory.

No.12 Wisconsin 83, Minnesota 57

AP Recap

Box score and play-by-play (pdf)

Audio from Badger Nation

Bo Ryan, Ben Brust, Nigel Hayes (pdf)

Ben Brust -

Sam Dekker -

Josh Gasser -

Nigel Hayes -

Bronson Koenig -

Stories from Badger Nation

Brust carries the Badgers in rout of Gophers

Hayes and Koenig dazzle in first BTT appearance

Bo Ryan joins the 700 club (free)

Game Day Grades

Video reaction: Brust, Gasser and Dekker

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