With Johnny Davis out sick, Badgers escape Nicholls State

With leading scorer Johnny Davis out due to a non-COVID illness, Wisconsin men’s basketball needed a second-half comeback to beat Nicholls State 71-68 at the Kohl Center Wednesday night.

The Badgers trailed the Colonels 37-28 at halftime but found their shots in the second half, reclaiming the lead with 12 minutes to go. The team finished the game shooting under 44 percent from the floor.

Brad Davison led the Badgers with 19 points.