COL BKB: Northwestern 65, Wisconsin 56

Jan. 29, 2014 at 11:57 PM
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MADISON, Wis., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Drew Crawford carried Northwestern during a second-half outburst Wednesday that brought the Wildcats a 65-56 win over No. 13 Wisconsin.

Northwestern won on the Badgers' home floor for the first time in 18 years.

Wisconsin held a 32-27 lead with 15 minutes to play and Northwestern outscored the Badgers 22-5 over the next 9:30.

Crawford finished with 30 points and eight rebounds, lifting Northwestern to 10-10 for the season and to 4-5 in the Big Ten Conference.

Tre Demps and JerShon Cobb added 10 points each for the Wildcats.

Wisconsin (17-4, 4-4 Big Ten) was led by Ben Brust with 21 points. The Badgers made only 15-of-57 shots from the field and went 5-of-24 from long range.

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