Sweet 16-0 Badgers blast Illini 95-70

MADISON -- Ben Brust scored 18 points and Sam Dekker added 17 as the fourth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers used a 20-0 run in the first half to easily beat 23rd ranked Illinois, 95-70 Wednesday night at the Kohl Center.
The Badgers moved to 16-0 (3-0 in the Big Ten) for the first time in program history.
The 95 points represent the most scored by a UW team against a Big Ten opponent in a regulation game since the 1994-95 season.
The 25 point margin of victory is their largest over a ranked opponent since 1999.