MBB: Wisconsin takes down Eastern Illinois 65-52

Wisconsin got its first win of the season over Eastern Illinois on Friday night, 65-52 at the Kohl Center.

Nate Reuvers had a near-triple double, scoring 14 points, pulling down 14 rebounds, and blocking nine shots. Kobe King led Wisconsin with 18 points, while Aleem Ford added 11.

Eastern Illinois was led in scoring by Marvin Johnson. Former Madison East standout Deang Deang scored six points for Eastern Illinois, while former Madison Memorial star Shareef Smith had five points.

Wisconsin will next play McNeese State. The Badgers are 1-1 to start the season.

Video: Big Ten Network

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