The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team has shown the ability to flip a switch at halftime this season. That’s the good news for the Badgers.
The flip side to that is they’ve desperately needed some form of second-half electricity in multiple games, including the one Monday night at the Kohl Center.
Senior Ethan Happ was there to provide a spark, and he wasn’t alone in a 69-64 win over Rutgers that helped keep No. 12 UW unbeaten in the Big Ten through the first wave of conference play.