WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Badgers' winning streak now at eight after beating Purdue
MADISON -- The Wisconsin men's basketball team has won eight straight Big Ten Conference games for the first time since 1941. That's after the Badgers won their home season finale last night, 76-to-70 over Purdue. Ninth-ranked Wisconsin never trailed, after jumping out to a 21-to-8 lead. They led by 11 at the break. The Boilermakers had a 13-to-2 run to get within seven midway through the second half.