2:00 PM ET, February 12, 2011
Kohl Center, Madison, Wisconsin
Ohio State drops first game of season to Jordan Taylor, No. 14 Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. -- Nobody's perfect.Jordan Taylor and Wisconsin found themselves in a huge hole against previously unbeaten Ohio State, but the Badgers only needed about 13 minutes to shatter the Buckeyes' chase at an undefeated season."We knew we had a run in us," Taylor said.
Forde: Jordan Taylor Fuels Wisconsin
Jordan Taylor engineered the most exciting 13 minutes of college basketball this season as Wisconsin rode his hot hand to a comeback win over No. 1 Ohio State, writes Pat Forde. Story
• Wisconsin beat a team ranked No. 1 in the AP poll for the second time in school history. The Badgers also beat top-ranked Ohio State in 1962.
• Ohio State's loss stopped the second-longest season-opening win streak in Buckeyes history. The 1960-61 team opened 27-0.
• This is the eighth time a school has beaten the No. 1 team in both football and basketball in the same season.
• The Badgers have won 17 straight home games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Last Unbeaten Falls
Ohio State was the last team in Division I to lose a game this season. Here's a look at when the last unbeaten team lost in each of the past five years.
|Date||Last Unbeaten||Lost to|
|Feb. 12, 2011||Ohio State||Wisconsin|
|Jan. 26, 2010||Kentucky||South Carolina|
|Jan. 21, 2009||Wake Forest||Virginia Tech|
|Feb. 23, 2008||Memphis||Tennessee|
|Jan. 6, 2007||UCLA||Oregon|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-46 (.543)||25-49 (.510)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-9 (.333)||12-24 (.500)|
|FT Made-Attempted||14-16 (.875)||9-13 (.692)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||14 (0/0)||17 (0/0)|
Next 5 Games
Big Ten Conference Standings
Ohio State started the 2nd half on fire, making nine of their first 10 shots and outscoring the Badgers by 13 points to go up 47-32. The last 13 minutes were another story as the Buckeyes shot just 30 percent the rest of the way while being outscored by 19 points.[+]
Catching a Kohl-d - Ohio State 2nd Half
ESPN Stats & Information