PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Corey Sanders scored 23 points on 10-of-19 shooting to give Rutgers a much-needed win over Wisconsin, 64-60, Friday night.
Sanders scored with 1:47 left then added a 3-pointer with under a minute to go for a 58-53 lead.
Brad Davison hit Wisconsin's first 3-pointer of the game to tie it at 53 and cap a 7-0 run.
Tied at 15, Sanders hit a layup at the buzzer to give Rutgers a 25-24 lead at halftime but Wisconsin (9-8, 2-2 Big Ten) took the lead on the first possession of the second half.
The game went back and forth before Rutgers (11-6, 1-3) took the lead on a Sanders 3-pointer to make it 36-34 at the 13:38 mark. Sanders scored on an alley-oop followed by a Geo Baker layup to close out a 14-2 run and give Rutgers a 42-35 lead.
Deshawn Freeman had 15 points for Rutgers.
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