Badgers snap skid, outlast Illini

Wisconsin beat Illinois for the 13 straight time.

Champaign, IL - The Wisconsin men's basketball team snapped a five-game losing streak with 78-69 win at Illinois.

Ethan Happ led the way for the Badgers, scoring a team-high 27 points and dishing out a game-high 8 assists. Trent Frazier led all scorers with 32 for the Fighting Illini.

Wisconsin guard Brevin Pritzl ended his personal cold streak with 15 points on 3-of-4 shooting and 6-of-6 from the free throw line.

It's the 13 straight win for the Badgers over Illinois.

Wisconsin improves to 11-15 overall, 4-9 in the Big Ten. Illinois drops to 12-13, 2-10.