The Wisconsin Badgers dropped just one place in the 7 days 15 Men’s Higher education Basketball Rankings, now ranked No. 20 in the nation by the Connected Press. The Marquette Golden Eagles, in the meantime, continue being at No. 10.
Each teams went 1-1 previous week. The Badgers defeat Minnesota (56-51), but shed to No. 7 Michigan (61-52) — the two on the road. The Golden Eagles also went 1-1, dropping to St. Johns at the buzzer mid-week (70-69), but rebounded with a 66-65 gain more than No. 14 Villanova on Countrywide Marquette Day.