Game Recap: Buzzer-Beatin' Brust
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Ben Brust gets mobbed after the game (Moebius/13)
Ben Brust gets mobbed after the game (Moebius/13)

Posted Feb 9, 2013


Junior guard Ben Brust scored a team-high 14 points, including a three-pointer just past halfcourt at the end of regulation and the game-winning three in overtime, to lead Wisconsin to a 65-62 overtime victory over No.3 Michigan Saturday afternoon at the Kohl Center.

Wisconsin 65, No.3 Michigan 62 (overtime)

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Notes: The Badgers improved to 4-4 vs. teams ranked in the AP Top 25 this season, including a 4-2 mark against ranked Big Ten teams. That ties UW with Indiana and Syracuse for the most wins over top 25 opponents this season ... Ben Brust’s buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation marked the 18th time in UW history a player has hit a buzzer-beater in a Badgers win. It was the third buzzer-beater in school history that forced overtime and led to a win ... UW has won 6 of its last 7 home games vs. teams ranked in the top five of the Associated Press poll, dating back to an 89-75 win over No. 2 Pitt on Dec. 16, 2006.

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