Recap: Another Rude Big Ten Welcome

It was just like the Wisconsin football season opener. Only this time, the Badgers ruined Nebraska's Big Ten welcome in the Cornhuskers' backyard. Junior Ryan Evans scored a career-high 22 points and Jordan Taylor added 15 as No.11 Wisconsin cruised past Nebraska, 64-40, Tuesday night.

No.11 Wisconsin 64, Nebraska 40

Associated Press recap

Box Score and Play by Play (pdf)

Stories from Badger Nation

Post Game Audio

Ryan Evans Leads UW to Road Romp

UW's Suffocating Defense Frustrates Nebraska

Notes: Wisconsin improves to 12-2 on the season and 1-0 in the Big Ten with a 64-40 win at Nebraska on Tuesday night. UW is now 9-2 under Bo Ryan in Big Ten openers, including nine-straight wins ... The Badgers have won six games in a row for the second time this season ... Ryan Evans scored a career-high 22 points on 9-of-11 shooting, and he also grabbed 6 rebounds. His previous high came earlier this year when he scored 16 at Milwaukee ... Nebraska's previous low this season was 51 points in a 51-50 win over Florida Gulf Coast on Dec. 7. The Huskers become the 12th of 14 teams to have their season-low in scoring come against the Badgers ... Nine of 14 opponents have been held to 45 points or less by the Badgers this season

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