Wisconsin Badgers defeat Oakland Golden Grizzlies, 58-42

Madison — The level of competition increased noticeably from Game 1 to Game 2 Wednesday night at the Kohl Center, though Oakland coach Greg Kampe clearly wasn't happy with his team's overall performance.

Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan, whose team wasn't challenged by IPFW in its opener, used one dominating first-half run to build a double-digit lead and then relied on spurts of solid play to keep Oakland at bay.

The Badgers' shot selection wasn't always high quality, and th...