Wisconsin Defeats Indiana Men’s Basketball 91-79

BLOOMINGTON, IN – January 19, 2024 – forward Payton Sparks #24 of the Indiana Hoosiers during the game between the Wisconsin Badgers and the Indiana Hoosiers. Photo By Andrew Mascharka/Indiana Athletics

Written from box score

Bloomington, Indiana – January 19, 2024

Wisconsin beat the Indiana University men’s basketball team 91-79 at the Kohl Center on January 19, 2024.

The Wisconsin Badgers (14-4, 6-1 Big Ten) showcased their dominance on the court, outplaying the Indiana Hoosiers (12-7, 4-4 Big Ten) in a game that saw both teams battling fiercely for control.

During the first half the Badgers secured a 39-26 lead over the Hoosiers.

Wisconsin’s Max Klesmit led the scoring charge with 26 points, supported by AJ Storr and Steven Crowl contributing 15 and 12 points, respectively.

Determined to narrow the gap. Malik Reneau led the Hoosiers’ offense with 28 points, while Mackenzie Mgbako and Trey Galloway added 17 and 10 points, respectively.

Despite Indiana’s efforts, Wisconsin maintained their lead, finishing the game with a 91-79 victory. The Badgers exhibited a 59.6% field goal percentage and 47.6% from beyond the arc.

The game statistics reflected Wisconsin’s 30 points in the paint, 13 points off turnovers, and 24 bench points. The Hoosiers, on the other hand, faced challenges in converting opportunities, with 15 points off turnovers and 10 bench points.

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