Wisconsin Badgers Chomp Illinois

Jordan Taylor and Josh Gasser tied for a team-high 16 points as the Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Illinois Fighting Illini 70-56. Illinois' Brandon Paul had 22 points and six rebounds.

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On Senior Day in Madison Wisconsin, Jordan Taylor and the Badgers tipped with the Fighting Illini Sunday afternoon. Taylor Tied for a team-high 16 points. Meanwhile in the second half, Illinois looked to crawl back in it. Brandon Paul dropped a game-high 22 points, but Wisconsin would exttend their lead for good with second chance baskets. Illinois will have to win in the Big 10 tournament to get an NCAA bid as they fell to Wisconsin, 70-56.