Wisconsin is fresh off a somewhat lopsided win over Penn State Sunday afternoon. Now, with three of its next four on the road, post season seeding will be on the line, starting at Michigan.
Before tonight's tip-off, BadgerBlitz.com analyzes the potential matchups between Wisconsin and Michigan to provide a closer look at UW's conference opener.
-When asked how well Michigan was playing earlier in the week, Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan said "they'll be the best team in the country all week, including Wednesday night." For those that don't know, Ryan has the same approach in regards to every team.
-UW is currently 3-5 on the road this season. Three of he final four games for the Badgers are on the road.
-Jordan Taylor leads the nation with a 4.14 assist-to-turnover ratio.
Wednesday, Feb. 23, at 5:30 p.m. CT
Ann Arbor, MICH.
Crisler Arena (13,751)
Big Ten Network (Tom Hart and Tim Doyle)
Wisconsin Radio Network (Matt Lepay and Mike Lucas)
Michigan leads 86-66
Wisconsin won, 66-50 on Jan. 5, 2011
Wisconsin: USA Today: 12, Assoc. Press: 12
Michigan: USA Today: N/A, Assoc. Press: N/A