Iowa Falls 74-70 to Wisconsin - Recap
Wisconsin got 18 points from Ben Brust en route to a 74-70 victory over Iowa on Wednesday at Kohl Center.
Wisconsin did not, however, defeat Iowa against the spread, which closed at 8.5 at most sportsbooks.
Wisconsin got 16 points from Jared Berggren and another 15 points from Ryan Evans. Ryan Evans contributed 5 assists, while Jared Berggren cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Iowa got a 14-point performance from Mike Gesell, who was supported by 13 points from Aaron White. Mike Gesell had 4 assists in a losing cause for Iowa, while Melsahn Basabe grabbed 8 rebounds.
Wisconsin led at halftime, 31-29.
Iowa had a 51-49 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.