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Hawkeyes retire No. 55 following Garza's 21 points as No. 5 Iowa tops No. 25 Wisconsin 77-73

The Hawkeyes have won seven of eight and is 20-7 overall. They'll be be the third seed in the Big Ten Tournament.

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Luka Garza scored 21 points and had 16 rebounds as No. 5 Iowa defeated No. 25 Wisconsin 77-73. 

It was the 12th double-double of the season for Garza, who leads the Big Ten in scoring and is third in the nation. 

Iowa has won seven of eight and is 20-7 overall. The Hawkeyes will be the third seed in the Big Ten Tournament.

Micah Potter shot 9 for 12 and scored 23 points for Wisconsin, which has lost five of six.

Credit: AP
Iowa center Luka Garza speaks folllowing a video tribute after an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin, Sunday, March 7, 2021, in Iowa City, Iowa. Garza, a senior, was playing his last home game at Iowa. Iowa won 77-73. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

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