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Badgers earn #2 seed at Big Ten tournament

Published On: Mar 09 2014 07:33:29 PM CDT


The Wisconsin Badger men's basketball team will have the second seed at the Big Ten tournament that begins Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

With Michigan State's 69-67 loss at Ohio State Sunday afternoon, the Badgers will finish second in the conference, even if they lose at Nebraska Sunday night. Wisconsin holds the tie breaker over Michigan State to earn the second seed.

Wisconsin's first game at the Big Ten tournament will be Friday afternoon at 5:30 pm central time. The Badgers will play the winner of the Minnesota-Penn State game which will be played Thursday afternoon at 5:30 pm central time.

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