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National Basketball Association
Wisconsin 73, Cornell 40
When: 6:00 PM ET, Sunday, November 18, 2012
Where: Kohl Center, Madison, Wisconsin
Officials: # Tom O'Neill, # Ray Perone, # Frank Spencer
Attendance: 16657
No. 20 Wisconsin 73, Cornell 40: Jared Berggren, Ben Brust and Ryan Evans combined for 48 points and 29 rebounds and the Badgers cruised to victory over the visiting Big Red.

Brust had 18 points and 12 rebounds for Wisconsin (2-1), which opened the game on a 23-4 run. Evans added his third career double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

Berggren had four of the Badgers’ season-high nine blocked shots and finished with 18 points and seven rebounds.

Devin Cherry scored 13 points for Cornell (1-3), which shot 26.2 percent and went 2-for-15 from 3-point range. The undersized Big Red were also outrebounded 50-26.

Wisconsin held the Big Red to 16 points in the second half and led by 32 after Brust scored with 5:15 remaining, as the Badgers bounced back from a 74-56 loss to Florida on Wednesday.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Wisconsin improved to 84-6 in non-conference games at the Kohl Center under coach Bo Ryan. …Shonn Miller had a team-high seven rebounds for Cornell. …The Big Red committed 18 turnovers.
Top Game Performances
Cornell   Wisconsin
Devin Cherry 13 Scoring Jared Berggren 18
Miles Asafo-Adjei 2 Assists Ben Brust 4
Shonn Miller 7 Rebounds Ben Brust 12
Miles Asafo-Adjei 2 Free Throws Made Ben Brust 4
Galal Cancer 2 Steals Sam Dekker 2
Shonn Miller 2 Blocks Jared Berggren 4
Team Stats Summary
Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Cornell 40 26.2 2-15 6-9 7 26 2 9 18
Wisconsin 73 40.3 6-22 13-14 18 50 9 10 16