Eric Ayala scored 17 factors, whereas Aaron Wiggins added 15 factors and 9 rebounds as Maryland beat No. 9 Wisconsin 70-64 on Monday.
Maryland (6-3, 1-2 Huge Ten) snapped Wisconsin’s 15-game dwelling profitable streak and a stretch of 10 straight convention wins that dated again to final season.
D’Mitrik Trice hit a 3-pointer with simply lower than 2 minutes left to tug the Badgers (8-2, 2-1) to 60-59.
Donta Scott hit back-to-back photographs and Ayala knocked down two free throws to place the Terrapins up 66-59 with lower than 25 seconds to go. Trice was fouled on a 3-point try on Wisconsin’s subsequent possession and hit all three, however the Badgers received no nearer.
Trice led Wisconsin with 25 factors, whereas Aleem Ford added 10. However the Badgers’ publish workforce of Nate Reuvers and Micah Potter mixed for simply 12 factors as Maryland outscored them 38-20 within the paint.
Scott added 12 factors for Maryland.
Maryland: The Terrapins got here into the sport 0-2 within the convention with an upcoming stretch that features Michigan, Indiana, Iowa and Illinois. It was a much-needed win in a troublesome stretch to open convention play.
Wisconsin: The Badgers dropped 85 factors in Michigan State three days earlier. However its offense struggled to get on observe at instances.
Maryland: The Terps host Michigan on Thursday.
Wisconsin: The Badgers host Minnesota on Thursday.
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