Scores

Final

UIC 43

(3-8, 0-2 Horizon)

Wisconsin 79

(10-2, 8-0 home)

    3:30 PM ET, December 27, 2009

    Kohl Center, Madison, Wisconsin

    1 2 T
    UIC 19 2443
    WIS 35 4479

    Top Performers

    Illinois-Chicago: R. Kreps 13 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Stl

    Wisconsin: J. Leuer 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Blk

    Wisconsin 79, Ill.-Chicago 43

    Associated Press

    MADISON, Wis. -- Jon Leuer scored 13 of his game-high 17 points in the first half as Wisconsin defeated Illinois-Chicago 79-43 on Sunday.

    Leuer, who has averaged 15.8 points over the past five games, was 6 of 8 from the field against the Flames (3-8) and also had a career-high five assists and seven rebounds.

    The Badgers (10-2) got off to a sluggish start but closed the first half with a 21-9 run for a 35-19 lead. Leuer and Jason Bohannon combined for 15 points during that stretch. Wisconsin also hit 7 of 11 3-pointers in the first half.

    Robo Kreps led Illinois-Chicago with 13 points, including a 40-foot 3-pointer that swished in at the first-half buzzer.

    Bohannon added 15 points while Trevon Hughes had 12, Jordan Taylor 11 and Ryan Evans 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UIC
    WIS
    Points 43 79
    FG Made-Attempted 18-50 (.360) 29-56 (.518)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-14 (.214) 11-23 (.478)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-6 (.667) 10-14 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 38

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