MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ LaTonya Sims had 15 points and 10 rebounds Sunday as No. 17 Wisconsin regrouped from a seven-point first-half deficit to beat Minnesota 67-54.

Katie Voigt added 14 points for the Badgers (15-6, 4-5 Big Ten), while Kelley Paulus had 13. Wisconsin avenged a loss to the Gophers in the first round of last season's Big Ten tournament.

For Sims, it was her fifth double-double of the season and third in a row. The Badgers shot 46.4 percent from the field, while the Gophers finished at 37.3 percent.

Kiauna Burns scored a career-high 25 points for Minnesota (4-15, 1-8), while Theresa LeCuyer added 14.

Wisconsin closed the first half with an 18-2 run to erase a 21-14 deficit and build a 32-23 halftime lead. Sims led the Badgers with nine first-half points. Burns led all scorers in the first half with 16 points.

The closest the Gophers got in the second half was 36-29 with 16:52 to play. The Badgers led by as many as 17 points twice in the second half.

It was just the second conference victory on the road for the Badgers, who play five of their last seven games at home.