Andrew Rowsey scored 24 points on 5-of-6 shooting from 3-point range, Markus Howard added 23 points, and Marquette defeated in-state rival Wisconsin 82-63 on Saturday.
Ethan Happ's 23 points weren't enough in Philadelphia as Wisconsin fell to Temple, 59-55. The loss dropped the Badgers to 4-6 on the season.
Khalil Iverson scored 14 of his 16 points in the first half to lead Wisconsin to a 64-63 win over Penn State on Monday night. Nate Reuvers added 11 points and Ethan Happ grabbed 10 rebounds for the Badgers (4-5, 1-1 Big Ten), who snapped a two-game losing streak.
Big Ten play beginning December 1 is a tremendous holiday treat. The early conference tests really give us an idea of where teams stand. Speaking of which, it's time for BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal.
Keita Bates-Diop had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Kaleb Wesson scored 19 points and hot-shooting Ohio State opened Big Ten play with an easy 83-58 victory on Saturday over Wisconsin.
Kyle Guy scored 17 points, and No. 18 Virginia held Wisconsin scoreless for more than 7 minutes in the second half in a 49-37 victory Monday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
It's a big week in Big Ten basketball. There's the Big Ten-ACC Challenge, followed by the opening of the Big Ten schedule. Before that happens, takes a look at BTN analyst Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal.
The Big Ten office released its Week 3 men's basketball honors Monday, and Minnesota's Jordan Murphy claimed his third consecutive player of the week laurel. See all of the honorees below.
Freshman Brad Davison scored 19 points to lead Wisconsin past in-state foe Milwaukee Friday, 71-49.
Manu Lecomte hit a series of free throws to put the game away, finishing with 25 points. Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. added 19 points and 10 rebounds as undefeated Baylor held off Wisconsin, 70-65, on Monday night.