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The Big Ten went 5-2 in its NCAA tournament opening games Thursday and Friday.
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It was a solid two days for Big Ten basketball fans, as the conference went 5-2 in opening-round NCAA tourney games. See Tom Dienhart’s best of the opening round inside.
Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky had 27 points, 12 rebounds and four assists in a commanding 86-72 win over Coastal Carolina in a NCAA Tournament second round matchup on Friday night.
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Five Big Ten men’s basketball teams played their NCAA tournament openers on Friday.
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It is no secret that this year’s Wisconsin men’s basketball team is a fun group of individuals.
When it comes to picking a team outside of Kentucky to win this year’s NCAA Tournament, Wisconsin has been a popular choice across the nation.