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Notes: The win snapped a three-game losing streak overall and a five-game losing streak at Mackey Arena ... The Badgers' win snapped Purdue's 26-game home winning streak, which was the sixth-longest active winning streak in the nation entering Thursday night ... Ben Brust was one of five Badgers to score in double figures, scoring a team-high 13 points. Mike Bruesewitz and Jordan Taylor each scored 12 points, while Ryan Evans and Josh Gasser added 10 each ... Wisconsin jumped out to a 22-4 lead within the game's first eight minutes, but Purdue fought back and cut the lead to 45-43 with 10:35 to play. Wisconsin was clutch at the free-throw line though, hitting 11 of 14 free throws in the game's final two minutes, including eight straight to end the game.
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