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Nigel Hayes scored 24 points to lead Wisconsin to an 84-79 over Green Bay

Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes scored 24 points to lead the four Badgers in double figures, as UW - which let a 30-point second-half lead slip to three in the final minutes - held on for an 84-79 victory over Green Bay to give Greg Gard a victory in his head coaching debut.

Wisconsin 84, Green Bay 79

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