The matchup: No. 20 Wisconsin (17-8, 8-4) VS. No. 13 Ohio State (18-6, 8-4)
When: Sunday, noon.
TV: CBS/Ch. 3
Radio: 101.5 FM, 1310 AM
|5||F||Ryan Evans||6-6||Jr.||10.6 ppg|
|31||F||Mike Bruesewitz||6-6||Jr.||6.9 ppg|
|40||C||Jared Berggren||6-10||Jr.||11.7 ppg|
|12||G||Traevon Jackson||6-2||So.||6.2 ppg|
|1||G||Ben Brust||6-1||Jr.||11.2 ppg|
|15||F||Sam Dekker||6-7||Fr.||9.0 ppg|
|44||F||Frank Kaminsky||6-11||So.||4.7 ppg|
|3||G||George Marshall||5-11||Fr.||4.8 ppg|
Coach: Bo Ryan, 285-109 in his 12th season at UW.
Player to watch: F Jared Berggren. The senior is 1-for-10 from 3-point range since going 3-for-5 in a 58-49 loss at Ohio State on Jan. 29. He’s shooting 17.6 percent from behind the arc (6-for-34) in Big Ten play.
You should know: UW is 14-9 against Ohio State under Ryan, including 8-1 at the Kohl Center. … Ryan’s .707 winning percentage in Big Ten games (140-58) is the best of any coach in league history. … The Badgers didn’t attempt a free throw in the loss to the Buckeyes, the only time that’s happened since Ryan has been UW’s coach.
About the Buckeyes
|1||F||Deshaun Thomas||6-7||Jr.||20.2 ppg|
|12||F||Sam Thompson||6-7||So.||7.0 ppg|
|23||C||Amir Williams||6-11||So.||4.5 ppg|
|4||G||Aaron Craft||6-2||Jr.||9.5 ppg|
|32||G||Lenzelle Smith Jr.||6-4||Jr.||10.3 ppg|
|10||F||LaQuinton Ross||6-8||So.||7.8 ppg|
|30||F||Evan Ravenel||6-8||Sr.||5.4 ppg|
|3||G||Shannon Scott||6-1||So.||4.8 ppg|
Coach: Thad Matta, 239-71 in 9th season at Ohio State.
Player to watch: F Deshaun Thomas. The junior scored a game-high 25 points on 10-for-17 shooting in the Buckeyes’ win over the Badgers in Columbus. He scored 10 points during a 15-0 run in the second half.
You should know: Matta (106-44, .707) trails Ryan by 0.0004 points in winning percentage in Big Ten play. … Ohio State outscored UW 34-14 in points in the paint in the Jan. 29 meeting, with Thomas (16) outscoring the Badgers by himself. … The Buckeyes held UW to eight points on their final 19 possessions of that game.