Wisconsin-Purdue Postgame Notes

March 5, 2010

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  • The win against the Boilermakers improves the Badgers' record to 9-15 in Big Ten Tournament games.
  • Wisconsin opened the game on a 15-2 run and never gave up the lead.
  • The Badgers shot 52.9 percent from the field in the first half and led the game, 41-26, at the break.
  • The Badgers had four players score in double-figures (Alyssa Karel-14, Rae Lin D'Alie-13 Lin Zastrow-10, Tara Steinbauer-10).
  • Junior guard Alyssa Karel broke into the 1,000-career points club with her three-pointer at the 12:30 mark of the second half. She is the 20th Wisconsin player to reach the milestone.
  • Senior guard Rae Lin D'Alie played in a school-record 130th consecutive game for Wisconsin.
  • Wisconsin held a 34-20 advantage in points in the paint.
  • Wisconsin advances to play No. 1 Ohio State on Saturday.


  • The Boilermakers drop to 14-16 overall with the loss against Wisconsin.
  • With the loss the Boilermakers finish below .500 for the first time since the 1984-85 season.
  • Purdue holds a 30-9 mark in Big Ten Tournament games. The record is the best in the conference.
  • Purdue now holds a 43-15 advantage in the all-time series against Wisconsin.
  • The Boilermakers will not play in the championship game of Big Ten Tournament for the first time in five years.
  • Senior FahKara Malone led Purdue with 11 points. She finishes her Big Ten Tournament career with a 9-2 record.
  • Purdue had 23 points off the bench.