MADISON — Brevin Pritzl scored 20 points, including two 3s in overtime, and Ethan Happ led a defensive resurgence in the extra period to help Wisconsin beat Minnesota 73-63 in overtime on Monday night. Happ finished with 10 points after going scoreless in the first half, hitting a layup with 5.2 seconds left in regulation for a 59-all tie. The momentum carried over into overtime for the Badgers (13-16, 6-10 Big Ten), who handed the Golden Gophers (14-15, 3-13) their ninth straight loss.
An unlikely meeting in Indianapolis, Ind., three years ago has spawned three new sauces to be marketed by an Eau Claire mustard producer in conjunction with the world’s top-ranked competitive eater. Officials with Silver Spring Foods and Joey Chestnut announced today they have partnered to create and sell a Coney Island sauce and two mustards under the Joey Chestnut select brand. “I love mustard and this is a real quality product I am happy to put my name
MADISON — James Palmer Jr. scored 28 points and keyed a second-half comeback, as Nebraska rallied for a 74-63 victory over Wisconsin on Monday night. The Cornhuskers trailed by double digits midway through the second half but held the Badgers to just eight points over the final nine minutes to extend their winning streak to three games. A spinning, one-handed dunk by Khalil Iverson gave Wisconsin a 55-44 advantage, but the Cornhuskers answered with 10 straight points to pull within 55-