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Rob Wilson scores a career-high 13 (Fedie/10)

Stuck in reverse most of the night, No.18 Wisconsin needed a lift from someone to shake them out of an awful shooting performance. Sophomore Rob Wilson, averaging 2.4 points entering the game, became that ignition switch, scoring 11 of his career-high 13 points in the second half to lead UW to a 54-48 comeback victory over Michigan Wednesday.

MADISON - With nine minutes left in the second half, the Wisconsin marching band belted out the Bon Jovi hit ‘Living on a Prayer.’ With Wisconsin shooting 29 percent from the floor (including 3-of-19 from three-point range), a prayer was exactly what the Badgers needed. Wisconsin got its request, and it came from the unlikeliest of sources. Everything that could go wrong was going wrong for No...

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