Jan. 25, 2014
[9 | 8] Wisconsin 72, Purdue 58
Mackey Arena (14,845) | West Lafayette, Ind.
RECORDS: Wisconsin (17-3, 4-3); Purdue (13-7, 3-4)
Purdue fell to 105-66 all-time against Wisconsin ... the Boilers are now 37-4 at Mackey Arena against the Badgers, but Wisconsin has won the last two meetings in the facility (2012, 2014) ... neither team has reached 80 points in the series since Feb. 29, 2004, a span of 15 games ... in just three of the last nine games has a team scored 70 points in the series.
Purdue fell to 10-2 at home this year, but is just 2-2 in Big Ten play (wins over Nebraska, Penn State; losses to Ohio State, Wisconsin).
Purdue is averaging just 62.2 points per game and shooting 34.3 percent from the field in the last four games.
Purdue has won (or been equal) on the glass with 10 straight foes ... both teams had 37 rebounds tonight ... Purdue grabbed 14 offensive rebounds, but had just 14 second-chance points ... Wisconsin had seven offensive rebounds for 11 second-chance points.
Purdue tied a season low with eight turnovers, set also against Minnesota and Boston College.
Purdue held its fifth straight foe under its pregame field goal shooting percentage (.413) ... Wisconsin entered the contest shooting 47.2 percent from the field.
Purdue tied a season low with nine made free throws (Boston College) and recorded its second-fewest attempts of the season (13; 12 vs. Illinois).
Purdue had 11 players played at least 11 minutes tonight.
Purdue's bench outscored its starters, 32-26 ... the Boilers' bench outscored Wisconsin's bench, 32-5 ... in games that Purdue's bench outscores (or ties) its opponents' bench, the Boilermakers are just 9-7 ... in games it doesn't outscores its opponents' bench, Purdue is 4-0.
Purdue has forced just 18 turnovers over the last two games (90 minutes of action) ... the Boilermakers are forcing just 9.9 turnovers per game in Big Ten action.
189-102 overall at Purdue.
93-67 against Big Ten foes.
54-20 against Big Ten foes at home.
8-5 against Wisconsin.
26-70 when trailing at halftime.
176-56 when opponents shoot under 48.0 percent.
35-83 when opponent shoot a higher percentage.
34-43 when Purdue makes 0-4 three-pointers.
52-25 when Purdue commits 0-9 turnovers.
135-42 when Purdue has fewer turnovers.
8-38 when scoring between 0-59 points.
24-64 when opponent score more than 70 points.
surpassed 1,200 career points (30th player in Purdue history to score 1,200 points).
moved into 24th place on the Purdue career minutes played list (3,151 minutes).
moved into a tie for 24th place on the Purdue career assists list (268).
recorded 60th career double-figure scoring game.