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Koenig scored a career-high 14 points (Siker/14)

Playing in their first Big Ten tournament game, true freshmen Nigel Hayes and Bronson Koenig weren't startled by the spotlight, combining to score 29 points to lead No.12 Wisconsin to a 26-point victory over Minnesota.

INDIANAPOLIS - During the regular season, when Wisconsin fans thought of a standout freshman, one guy came to mind – Nigel Hayes. In the quarterfinals on Friday, Bronson Koenig joined that conversation as the two combined for 29 points – helping No.12 Wisconsin produce a season-high 38 points off the bench - in an 83-57 whipping over Minnesota. Koenig couldn't miss in his 23 minutes, shooting...

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