The 17th ranked Wisconsin Badgers shot 51% from the field and hit 12, three-pointers on the night in topping the Nebraska men, 77-46 Tuesday evening at the Kohl Center. Sam Dekker had 19 points off the bench, including 4-of-5 from 3-point range, to lead three Badgers in double figures.
Wisconsin used a 24-2 run midway through the first half, turning an early deficit into a 21-point lead.
Dylan Talley led Nebraska with 21 points – his sixth 20-point game of the season – and grabbed eight rebounds, while Brandon Ubel had 10 points and six rebounds before fouling out. The Huskers shot just 32.8 percent from the field.
The Badgers shot the lights out in the first half, hitting 59 percent from the floor, including 8-of-13 from long range to build a 44-23 advantage.
The Huskers will travel to Illinois next for a game on Saturday, set for 4:15 p.m. CT.