MADISON, WI (WHBL) - The Wisconsin men's basketball team scored 50 points in the second half Tuesday night to beat Indiana, 69-58 in Madison. The 14th-ranked Badgers trailed by 10 at the half. After the intermission, Wisconsin hit 13 of 21 shots from the floor, including 6 of 11 from three-point-range. Both teams shot around 42-percent for the game, but Indiana only had three free throws on the night and made two. The Badgers had 24 free throw opportunities, and made all but two. The victory was the sixth in a row for Wisconsin, which moved to within one game of second-place Michigan State in the Big Ten standings. Sam Dekker had 16 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 blocked shots, as the Badgers improved to 10-5 in the Big Ten and 23-5 overall. Kevin Ferrell scored 24 for Indiana, which dropped to 5-9 in the conference and 15-12 overall. Wisconsin's next game is on Sunday at Penn State.
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