Recap: Climbing out of the Cold

Wisconsin junior Ryan Evans had a team-high 17 points as three other players reached double figures as the Badgers, who are climbing back up the conference standings, regained their shooting touch at home with a 50 percent shooting night and a 77-57 victory over Northwestern Wednesday.

Wisconsin 77, Northwestern 57

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Notes: Wisconsin's 77 points was the most points scored by UW in a Big Ten game this year ... The Badgers outscored Northwestern 43-25 in the second half to cruise to the win. Ryan Evans scored 15 of his 17 points after intermission and Jordan Taylor had 12 of his 15 in the second half ... Evans finished with 17 points and 9 rebounds, while Taylor had 15 points, 6 assists and just 1 turnover ... Mike Bruesewitz tied his season high with 13 points and 4 assists, and he tied a career high with 2 steals

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