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Badgers men's basketball: A quick breakdown on UW's win over No. 8 Iowa
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Badgers men's basketball: A quick breakdown on UW's win over No. 8 Iowa

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Bronson Koenig

Wisconsin guard Bronson Koenig, center, reacts with teammates after an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in Iowa City, Iowa. Koenig scored 15 points as Wisconsin won 67-59. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

PLAYER OF THE GAME

Bronson Koenig: The UW junior point guard finished with a team-high 15 points and added four assists with just one turnover in 36 minutes.

BY THE NUMBERS

8.8 – scoring average for Iowa senior forward Jarrod Uthoff in five career games vs. the Badgers. Uthoff began his career at UW before leaving after one season.

18 – made 3-pointers for Koenig over the past six games.

20 – offensive rebounds for Iowa, which it converted into only 14 second-chance points.

FREE THROWS

This marks the first time since the 1954-55 season that UW has recorded two road wins over top-10 opponents. The Badgers won at Illinois and Minnesota – both ranked No. 6 at the time – that season. … Iowa hadn’t lost at home since a 64-59 setback vs. Minnesota on Feb. 12, 2015.

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