CINCINNATI, OH (WSAU) — The Wisconsin mens basketball team beat ther Xavier Musketeers 77-68 on Tuesday night at the Cintas Center.
Ethan Happ led the way with 30 points, 13 rebounds and five assists. D’Mitrick Trice had a career high 22 points, five rebounds and five assists. Brad Davison added 19 points and six rebounds.
The Badgers shot 50% from the field and 56% from 3-pt range. Xavier hadn’t lost a non-conference game on their home court since 2012.
Wisconsin, now 2-0, will host Houston Baptist on Saturday night.
The Wisconsin womens basketball team rallied past UW-Milwaukee 68-57 Tuesday night at the Klotsche Center.
Marsha Howard had a double-double for Bucky with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Imani Lewis & Alex Luehring had 12 and Abby Laszewski had 11.
The Badgers, now 2-0, will host North Dakota State on Saturday at noon.