Wisconsin 99, Prairie View 55

Jon Leuer scored 24 points and Josh Gasser added 21 as Wisconsin
beat Prairie View 99-55 in the Badgers’ season opener Sunday
night.

Gasser’s 21 points off the bench were the second most by a
freshman in his debut in school history.

Trant Simpson led the Panthers (0-2) with 14 points.

Leuer hit 3-pointers on three straight possessions as Wisconsin
went up 9-0 with Prairie View missing its first five shots. The
Panthers recovered from their dismal start to stay in the game and
trailed 43-36 early in the second half.

Wisconsin then went on a 21-3 run over the next five minutes to
put the game away. Jordan Taylor scored 10 points in the spurt and
finished with 20.