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Wisconsin stops No. 19 Indiana in overtime

Wisconsin Badgers forward Nigel Hayes (center) celebrates his team's overtime victory over the Indiana Hoosiers with Wisconsin Badgers guard Brevin Pritzl (left) and Ethan Happ at the Kohl Center. Wisconsin defeated Indiana 82-79 (OT). (Mary Langenfeld-USA TODAY Sports)
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MADISON, Wis. -- Nigel Hayes scored six of his game-high 31 points in overtime as Wisconsin halted No. 19 Indiana's seven-game winning streak with a 82-79 victory Tuesday at the Kohl Center.

Hayes shot 7 for 12 from the field -- and was 17 for 22 from the free-throw line -- for theBadgers (12-9, 4-4), who have won three straight.

Yogi Ferrell scored 30 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Hoosiers (17-4, 6-1), who lost their 14th straight game in Madison.

Redshirt freshman Ethan Happ contributed 25 points on 10-for-15 shooting and had a game-high eight rebounds for Wisconsin.

Jordan Hill, who came off the bench for the Badgers, added a career-high 15 points, including critical 3-point buckets in the second half.

Ferrell drilled a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1 minute, 13 seconds left to give Indiana a 69-67 lead, but Hayes tied the game twice in the final 45 seconds of regulation.

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