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Wisconsin Badgers jump three spots to No. 19 in latest AP poll

February 27, 2019

The University of Wisconsin climbed three spots to No. 19 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll.

The Badgers (19-8, 11-5 Big Ten) won two close games last week, beating Illinois 64-58 at home and Northwestern 69-64 on the road.

UW returns to action Tuesday night with a game at Indiana (13-14, 4-12).

Five other Big Ten teams made the Top 25, with Michigan State jumping four spots to No. 6 and Michigan dropping two to No. 9, while Purdue moved up one to 14th, Maryland jumped seven spots to No. 17 and Iowa fell one to No. 22.