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Hawkeyes defeat Wisconsin in second-half comeback, advance to Big Ten semifinals

Iowa center Luka Garza (55) gets trapped on the baseline by Wisconsin forwards Nate Reuvers...
Iowa center Luka Garza (55) gets trapped on the baseline by Wisconsin forwards Nate Reuvers (35) and Aleem Ford (2) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Big Ten Conference men's tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)(Michael Conroy | Associated Press/Michael Conroy)
Published: Mar. 12, 2021 at 10:32 PM CST
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INDIANAPOLIS (KCRG) - Down by 8 points at the end of the 1st half, the Hawkeyes fought back and defeated Wisconsin 62-57 on Friday night, advancing to the Big Ten semifinals against Illinois on Saturday.

Luka Garza put up 24 points, Jordan Bohannon sank 11 points and Joe Wieskamp hit 10 in a close back-and-forth with the Badgers.

Next up, Iowa takes on Illinois at on Saturday at 2:30 P.M.

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