Purdue vs Wisconsin Wrap - Purdue Wins 69-56
|Purdue vs Wisconsin Wrap - Purdue Wins 69-56|
Purdue got 22 points from D.J. Byrd as they ran past Wisconsin 69-56 on Sunday at Kohl Center.
Purdue won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14.5-point spread as underdogs.
Terone Johnson had 16 points for Purdue and Sandi Marcius chipped in with 10 points. Ronnie Johnson had 8 assists for them, while D.J. Byrd was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Wisconsin got 13 points from Jared Berggren in a losing cause and another 10 points from Ryan Evans. Ryan Evans contributed 4 assists for them, while Jared Berggren had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Wisconsin were victorious, as the score was 36-31 at the break.
Purdue had a 39-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.