Gregg 77-60 the Badgers dismantle Syracuse here at
the Kohl Center.
The key tonight was attacking that 2-3 Zone and from
tip that job belonged to Nigel Hayes.
He finishes one point short of a triple double.
The Badgers get 21 assists on 29 made field goals.
Just some beautiful basketball in the paint from the
He just made things go.
He made a difference.
That was the plan coming in.
Try to touch him as much as possible and let him facilitate
and make plays from there.
I mean it is Nigel Hayes.
That is what it is really.
If you watch the tape, it is him getting me the ball.
I have made it a point to try and finish more.
I don't know how it is still a secret that I am a
I thought after four years people would have figured
that out by now.
Before the game, Greg Gard told a fishing story.
Don't take the bait at the 3 point line.
The Badgers listened for most of the evening.
Bronson Koenig, a red hot 6-9 from behind the arch,
so he is off the hook.
Wisconsin gets five 3's in the first six and a half
minutes to build this early lead.
They are a really good team.
They are going to be a very very good team.
I think they are actually better against the zone
than against man to man.
Gard said after the win it is nice to have the bumps
and brusises of the Creighton and North Carolina losses
under their belts.
We will see if the consistency continues Saturday