College Sports

#10 Vermont 64, #7 Wisconsin 55

South Bend, Ind. – Courtnay Pilypaitis scored 25 points, May Kotsopoulos added 14 and the Catamounts (27-6) survived squandering a 14-point lead in the first half to beat the Badgers (21-11) for their first NCAA tournament victory in six tries.

The Catamounts bucked the trend of the higher seed winning in this year’s tournament by overcoming missing their first nine shots of the second half. Wisconsin opened the second half on a 12-0 run to go ahead 37-33.