Badgers drop close road contest at Purdue

Wisconsin basketball got close but could never pull away in a 73-69 road loss to Purdue Tuesday night.

The Badgers have now lost seven straight games against ranked opponents.

Wisconsin shot 40 percent from the floor as a team. Five different Badgers scored double figures, with Brad Davison leading with 15 points.

Wisconsin is now 16-10 overall and next visits Iowa on Sunday.