Wisconsin vs. Iowa: Recap and Stats

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Wisconsin vs. Iowa: Recap and Stats
Wisconsin 66
(13-5, 3-3 away)
Iowa 70
(13-5, 12-2 home)
Venue: Carver-Hawkeye Arena
8:06PM ET / 5:06PM PT, January 19, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Wisconsin 18 48 66
Iowa 34 36 70
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Wisconsin J Berggren 12 R Evans 7 B Brust 3
Iowa R Devyn Marble 14 A White 6 A Clemmons 4

On Saturday, January 19th, Wisconsin was edged by Iowa 70-66 in conference play. Wisconsin found themselves in an early 34-18 hole at halftime, but made a strong push in the second half to make this one close. George Marshall put up a career-high 20 points on 70% shooting in 15 minutes in the loss. Mike Bruesewitz scored seven points and added nine rebounds. For the Hawkeyes, Aaron White got a team-high 17 points and seven rebounds. Next up for Wisconsin (13-5, 4-1 Big Ten) is 18th-ranked Michigan State (16-3, 5-1 Big Ten) on Tuesday, January 22nd on their home court.

Wisconsin Game Notes

  • Wisconsin started 13-5 during the 2011 and 2000 seasons (since 1996).
  • When the opposition records 70 or more total points this season, Wisconsin has lost 75% of the time (1-3).
  • Wisconsin set season lows for blocks and steals.
  • The Badgers have recorded more assists than their opponents for the past 8 games.
  • Wisconsin has been outshot by their opponents in free throw percentage for the past 4 games.
  • George Marshall accounted for 30.3% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Mike Bruesewitz and Jared Berggren) accounted for 41.1% of the rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more points (35) than the starters (31).
  • Mike Bruesewitz has led the team in rebounding in 3 out of 18 games this season.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Mike Bruesewitz.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Ryan Evans.
  • Sam Dekker has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • This marks the 1st 20-point game of George Marshall's career.

Iowa Game Notes

  • The Hawkeyes won this one, but have lost 2 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Iowa has lost 26 close games.
  • The top two scorers (Aaron White and Roy Devyn Marble) accounted for 42.8% of the points.
  • Aaron White has led the team in scoring 10 times and in rebounding 7 times in 18 games this season.
  • Aaron White has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Aaron White set a career high with 13 free throws made.
WISC PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+George Marshall152001000
BMike Bruesewitz31790001
BSam Dekker271344005
C+Ryan Evans28653001
C+Jared Berggren27851001
C+Zach Bohannon5240001
CBen Brust34722002
C-Traevon Jackson31331001
IOWA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAaron White291770201
BMelsahn Basabe12720100
BR. Marble271352103
BA. Clemmons291033011
B-Mike Gesell261140100
B-Eric May25451200
CAdam Woodbury18230000
CZach McCabe16210010
-A. Olaseni5200100
DJosh Oglesby13210001

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