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Michigan beats Wisconsin, 77-70

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The Michigan Wolverines used solid performances from Nik Stauskas, Caris LeVert, and Glenn Robinson III to beat the Wisconsin Badgers, 77-70, in a college basketball matchup on Saturday at Kohl Center in Madison. The road win over the No.3-ranked Badgers improved the Wolverines to a 13-4 overall record this season and an undefeated 5-0 in the Big Ten.

Stauskas led the offensive charge for the Wolverines, as the sophomore guard accounted for 23 points, nine of which came on a trio of three-point baskets, the last of which helped seal the victory with 48 seconds remaining. Fellow guard LeVert also nailed three triples and finished with 20 points, while forward Robinson III had 14 points on 6-for-8 shooting. Four of the five Wisconsin starters were in double figures, with guard John Gasser the top Badger scorer at 16 points.

Read more about the game in a recap on U-M's official athletic website, The Wolverines return home to meet the Iowa Hawkeyes on Wednesday, January 22. The Big Ten Network will televise the contest from Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, with tipoff slated for 7 p.m. EST.

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