Michigan State 67, Wisconsin 59

Michigan Basketball: Wolverines must win on the road to win Big Ten

And on Tuesday night, his mid-range jumper was on point. But Penn State responded with five straight points extend its lead to nine, 60-51, with 6:22 left to play.

Happ scored 20 points with 12 rebounds, and Nate Reuvers had 11 points for the Badgers (17-8, 9-5). D'Mitrik Trice is also contributing 13.2 points per game for the team.

Wisconsin will lose close games in the Big Ten, especially to ranked opponents.

MADISON, WISCONSIN - FEBRUARY 12: Ethan Happ #22 of the Wisconsin Badgers calls for a timeout in the first half against the Michigan State Spartans at the Kohl Center on February 12, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin.

"The whole night, we were throwing punches back and forth", Happ said.

What'd we learn from the Spartans' gritty win at Wisconsin?

Cassius Winston led the Spartans with 23 points, and both Kenny Goins and Nick Ward had 12 points.

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Charles Matthews had 24 points to pace Michigan, which fell into a tie with Michigan State atop the conference 11-and-3.

As dominant as Happ was at times, he accounted for six of the Badgers' 10 turnovers. He also missed all six free throw attempts he took, including two with the Badgers down 59-56 and 1:28 left. He's now shooting less than 45 percent from the foul line, and was 1 for 7 in a 59-52 loss to Minnesota in early January.

A look at the camaraderie, culture surrounding Wisconsin men's basketball programFrom 1999-2017, the Wisconsin men's basketball program had reached the NCAA tournament in 19 consecutive seasons, a streak that was Read... "You gotta continue to chip away and hope there's a breakdown, continue to work with him".

"You watch any other games [in the Big Ten], they're coming down to the last 2-3 minutes", Gard said. "He does so many good things for us". Happ went over 2000 points for his career and is only the 4th player in Big Ten history with over 2000 points and 1000 rebounds. With two technical fouls assessed to Beilein, the Nittany Lions would hit three of four free throws to start the half before Zavier Simpson hit a trey in transition, 18 seconds into the half to nullify the free throws. He was scoreless in the second half until a three-point play with 15.7 seconds left that sealed the victory.

Despite the game being on the Badgers' home floor, the Spartans enter the matchup as 1.5-point favorites.

Wisconsin: The Badgers, who had their six-game winning streak snapped on Saturday by MI, missed out on a chance to keep pace with the conference leaders.

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