Badgers add to gaudy numbers

first_imgAt No. 10 Duke 75, Boston College 61: DeMarcus Nelson scored 17 points to lead the Blue Devils (18-3, 5-2 ACC) past the Eagles (14-6, 6-2). Josh McRoberts had 16 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks for Duke. No. 15 Marquette 70, at South Florida 68: Dominic James scored 16 points and Jerel McNeal stole a pass and drove nearly the length of the floor to make a layup at the buzzer to give the Golden Eagles (19-4, 6-2) a victory over the Bulls (11-11, 2-6). Virginia 64, at No. 19 Clemson 63: Jason Cain’s tip-in with 15.5 seconds left capped a 16-point comeback over the final nine minutes to lift the Cavaliers (13-6, 5-2 ACC) over the Tigers (18-4, 4-4). The Cavaliers trailed 61-45 after Cliff Hammonds’ 3-pointer with 8:47 to go. But Clemson was held to two foul shots the rest of the way. At Georgia 57, No. 21 LSU 54: Levi Stukes’ 3-pointer with 0.6 seconds left gave the Bulldogs (13-6, 5-2 SEC) a win over the Tigers (13-7, 2-4). It was Stukes’ fourth 3-pointer of the game and was one of eight second-half 3s by the Bulldogs. He finished with 16 points. Alando Tucker scored 27 points, Brian Butch added 13 points and 14 rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin beat Iowa 57-46 in Iowa City, Iowa on Sunday, eclipsing the best start in school history. Tucker went 11 of 14 from the floor for the Badgers (21-1, 7-0 Big Ten), who topped the old mark of 20-1 set in 1915-16. Wisconsin also extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 17 games. Adam Haluska scored 16 points to lead Iowa (11-10, 3-4), which saw its 12-game home winning streak against Big Ten opponents snapped. The Hawkeyes fell for just the second time in 30 games at home. center_img Glenn Davis had 18 points, 14 rebounds and a career-high six assists for LSU. No. 24 Virginia Tech 73, at Georgia Tech 65: Zabian Dowdell scored 23 points and A.D. Vassallo had 19 to help the Hokies (16-5, 6-1 ACC) beat the Yellow Jackets (13-7, 2-5). 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more