Badgers Fall at Rutgers
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Geo Baker had 22 points to lead Rutgers past Wisconsin 72-65 last night. Wisconsin led by one at halftime. Rutgers scored 22 points off 14 Badger turnovers. Wisconsin was led by Kobe King who had 18 points.
Illini Take Down #5 Michigan
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Kofi Cockburn had 19 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks to help Illinois upset No. 5 Michigan 71-62. The 7-foot freshman from Jamaica dominated game from the opening tip, making two dunks that brought the crowd to its feet. Ayo Dosunmu added 14 points, Adres Feliz had 13 and Giorgi Bezhanishvili 12 for Illinois. Jon Teske scored 16 points for Michigan.
Iowa Women Take Fourth Straight from Cyclones
AMES, Iowa (AP) – Senior Kathleen Doyle scored 21 points, Monika Czinano had 20 and Iowa beat Iowa State 75-69 for its fourth straight victory over the rival Cyclones.
The Hawkeyes, who held Iowa State (6-2) to just 31.9% shooting from the floor. Iowa State head coach Bill Fennelly coached the game with a heavy heart with the passing of his father just hours before tip off.
- Tonight, the Iowa and Iowa State men play at Hilton Coliseum in Ames. Iowa State has won four of the last six meetings. The Hawkeyes won last year’s contest, 98-84, in Iowa City. The home team has won 14 of the last 16 in the series, dating back to 2004, with the Cyclones winning in Iowa City in 2010 and 2015.