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STATE BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Badgers men's hoops upset Florida

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The 20th-ranked Wisconsin men's basketball team upset Number-11 Florida last night, 59-53 in Madison. It was the first time since 1968 that the Badgers won their home opener against a Top-25 team -- although the opportunity does not happen all that often. Wisconsin was down 16-to-4 after the first seven minutes -- but the Badgers then went on a 25-to-10 run, and were up by three at the break. Wisconsin led by as many as 10 in the second half before Florida tried chipping away.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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