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Wisconsin earns No. 8 seed at Big Ten tournament


ON WISCONSIN <b> Oskar Wikberg looks for a repeat performance after clinching the match against Purdue on April 12. </b>
ON WISCONSIN
Oskar Wikberg looks for a repeat performance after clinching the match against Purdue on April 12.
ON WISCONSIN

April 22, 2013

Big Ten Tournament Bracket

MADISON, Wis. – The Badgers (13-11 overall, 4-7 Big Ten) earned a No. 8 seed in the Big Ten tournament and are set to face Purdue (16-11, 3-8), the No. 9 seed, on Thursday at 8 a.m. in Columbus, Ohio. The Big Ten tournament is hosted by Ohio State and runs April 25-28 with the tournament’s winner receiving an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.

Wisconsin hosted Purdue at Nielsen Tennis Stadium on April 12, winning the match in a thrilling come-from-behind, 4-3, victory. The Badgers also have an edge with a 4-1 win over Purdue in their only meeting at the Big Ten tournament in 2006.

The winner of Thursday’s match will take on the Big Ten champions, and No. 1 seed in the tournament, Ohio State (28-2, 11-0) on Friday at 8 a.m.

Additional information, including live stats throughout the weekend, can be found at the tournament page at ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Recaps will be available at UWBadgers.com following the weekend’s matches.

ON WISCONSIN
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