(8) Wisconsin 61,|
(4) LSU 48
Wisconsin coach Dick Bennett |
Two straight defensive clinics has an otherwise mundane team one step from Final Four.
LSU became the latest victim of Wisconsin's version of the Steel Curtain, limiting stud forward Stromile Swift to four field goal attempts and the Tigers to 35 percent shooting.
Wisconsin: Saturday vs. (4) Purdue|
LSU: If Stromile's coming back, look out.
(6) Purdue 75, |
Gonzaga 66 Recap
Purdue SG Jaraan Cornell |
14 pts., 9 reb.
Hit several key shots, but also stifled Gonzaga's sharpshooters.
The Boilermakers from the start forced normally frantic Gonzaga to play their more structured pace, as Gonzaga hit only 4 of 17 3-pointers. Purdue also dominated the 'Zags on the boards, 44-30.
Purdue: Saturday vs. (8) Wisconsin|
Gonzaga: Decide once and for all on pronunciation.