Recap: Grinding out a Victory

It was almost as ugly as the two team's 2011 Big Ten Quarterfinals matchup. The only difference was, this time, Wisconsin came out looking pretty. Jordan Taylor scored 13 of his team-high 18 points in the second half to push the Badgers winning streak to six, beating Penn State, 52-46, Tuesday.

No.19 Wisconsin 52, Penn State 46

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Notes:The victory puts the Badgers in sole possession of second place with first-place Ohio State visiting the Kohl Center this Saturday ... The Badgers trailed 23-17 at halftime against PSU, but opened the second half on a 16-3 run to take a lead it would not relinquish ... Wisconsin has won six games in a row in the Big Ten for the first time since winning seven in a row during the 2007-08 season ... Jordan Taylor scored a team-high 18 points, including an 8-of-10 performance at the free throw line (7-of-7 in the second half) ... Ryan Evans scored 11 points and grabbed 6 rebounds, while Jared Berggren had 8 points and 10 rebounds

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