Recap: Dekker Helps Wisconsin Survive

Despite the other four starters shooting 12-for-35, junior Sam Dekker was the catalyst. The forward scored a game-high 23 points to push top-seed Wisconsin into its second straight Elite Eight after grinding past fourth-seed North Carolina, 79-72, at the Staples Center Thursday.

No.1 Wisconsin 79, No.4 North Carolina 72

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