Ducks Season Ends with Loss to Wisconsin

johnathan loyd

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Despite leading Wisconsin 49-37 at halftime, Oregon could not hold on to its momentum in the second half, and fell 85-77 to the Badgers, ending the Ducks season.

Joseph Young had a game high 29 points for the seventh-seed Ducks, who failed to reach their second straight Sweet 16.

Frank Kaminsky led the second-seed Badgers with 19 points. Wisconsin now advances to play the winner of Baylor/Creighton.

Oregon closes the season with a 24-10 overall record, having won an NCAA Tournament game in consecutive seasons for the first time in program history.