Hughes reaches milestone in 90-42 Wisconsin win
MADISON, Wis. (AP)—Trevon Hughes scored 20 points Wednesday as Wisconsin breezed to a 90-42 win over Cal Poly.
Hughes’ performance gave him 1,011 points for his career, making him the 34th player in Wisconsin history to surpass 1,000 points.
The Badgers (8-2) dominated the game from the start. Hughes hit a long two-pointer to put Wisconsin up 15-4 less than six minutes into the game, a Rob Wilson layup pushed the lead to 27-6 five minutes later and the Badgers led 51-19 by halftime.
Things didn’t get much better for Cal Poly (3-6) in the second half as the Mustangs turned the ball over on their first five possessions and steadily fell farther behind.
Shawn Lewis scored 10 points to lead Cal Poly.
Jon Leuer added 15 points for Wisconsin, while Jason Bohannon and Keaton Nankivil each had 12.