How to Watch Wisconsin vs. Northwestern Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – Big Ten Tournament

The No. 5 seed Wisconsin Badgers (20-12, 11-9 Big Ten) and the No. 4 seed Northwestern Wildcats (21-10, 12-8 Big Ten) will look to move on in the Big Ten tournament on Friday as they meet at 2:30 PM ET.

You’ll want to check out Big Ten Network for the upcoming game that pits the Badgers against the Wildcats.

Badgers vs. Wildcats Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 15, 2024
  • Time: 2:30 PM ET
  • TV: Big Ten Network
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Venue: Target Center

Badgers Insights

  • This season, Wisconsin is putting up 74.8 points per game (143rd-ranked in college basketball) and giving up 69.3 points per contest (97th-ranked).
  • The Badgers rank ninth-best in college basketball by allowing only 30.1 rebounds per game. They rank 257th in college basketball by pulling down 34.1 boards per contest.
  • Wisconsin is delivering 12.3 assists per game, which ranks them 250th in the country in 2023-24.
  • The Badgers rank 32nd in the country with 9.4 turnovers per game this season. Meanwhile, they rank 216th with 10.9 forced turnovers per contest.
  • Wisconsin is 226th in college basketball with 7 three-pointers per game this season. Meanwhile, it ranks 119th with a 35.1% shooting percentage from downtown.
  • The Badgers rank eighth-worst in the country with a 37.4% shooting percentage allowed from three-point land. Meanwhile, they are allowing 7 treys per game (138th-ranked in college basketball).
  • Of the shots attempted by Wisconsin in 2023-24, 65% of them have been two-pointers (73.6% of the team’s made baskets) and 35% have been three-pointers (26.4%).

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Wildcats Insights

  • On offense Northwestern is the 161st-ranked team in the nation (74.1 points per game). Defensively it is 89th (69 points allowed per game).
  • In 2023-24, the Wildcats are 12th-worst in the country in rebounds (31.2 per game) and 89th in rebounds allowed (33.2).
  • At 15.7 assists per game, Northwestern is 39th in the country.
  • In terms of turnovers, the Wildcats are fourth-best in college basketball in committing them (8.1 per game). They are 105th in forcing them (12.1 per game).
  • Northwestern is 91st in the nation in 3-pointers made (8.3 per game) and sixth-best in 3-point percentage (39.6%).
  • The Wildcats give up 6.8 3-pointers per game and concede 35.6% from beyond the arc, ranking 113th and 310th, respectively, in the nation.
  • In 2023-24, Northwestern has taken 63.4% percent of its shots from inside the 3-point line, and 36.6% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 68.6% of Northwestern’s baskets have been 2-pointers, and 31.4% have been 3-pointers.

Badgers Leaders

  • The scoring leader for the Badgers this season is AJ Storr, who averages 16.2 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 0.9 assists per game.
  • Steven Crowl leads Wisconsin in rebounding, averaging 7.3 per game, while Chucky Hepburn leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 3.8 in each contest.
  • The Badgers get the most three-point shooting production out of Max Klesmit, who makes 1.6 threes per game.
  • Hepburn and Tyler Wahl lead Wisconsin on the defensive end, with Hepburn leading the team in steals averaging 2.1 per game and Wahl in blocks averaging 0.6 per contest.

Wildcats Leaders

  • The Wildcats’ Boo Buie averages enough points (18.9 per game) and assists (5.1 per game) to top the squad’s leaderboards.
  • Brooks Barnhizer’s stat line of 7.2 rebounds, 14.6 points and 2.7 assists per game helps him grab the top spot on the Northwestern rebounding leaderboard.
  • Buie is consistent from three-point range and leads the Wildcats with 2.5 made threes per game.
  • Northwestern’s leader in steals is Barnhizer (1.8 per game), and its leader in blocks is Matthew Nicholson (1.4 per game).
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