It's that time of the week.

Fresh off of a week that saw it drop out of the AP Top 25, Tennessee is back in action on Saturday as it hosts Wisconsin in its non-conference finale at Thompson-Boling Arena. 

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Starting Lineups

Tennessee

G Davonte Gaines

G Josiah-Jordan James

G Jordan Bowden

G Yves Pons

F John Fulkerson

Wisconsin

G D'Mitrik Trice

G Kobe King

G Brad Davison

F Aleem Ford

F Nate Reuvers

First Half

Wisconsin wins the opening tip

19:23 - Kobe King gets the scoring started for Wisconsin. 

17:50 - Brad Davison hits the three for the Badgers.

17:30 - Davonte Gaines opens up the scoring for the Vols.

Wisconsin 7, Tennessee 2

16:48 - John Fulkerson scores down low. 

16:25 - Yves Pons is fouled down low. He misses both free throws.

16:00 - Timeout on the floor. 

Wisconsin 9, Tennessee 4

14:11 - Brevin Pritzl scores and draws the foul for Wisconsin. He connects on the ensuing free throw. 

13:26 - Davison hits another three from the right wing. 

13:12 - Fulkerson scores on a turnaround jumper.

Wisconsin 15, Tennessee 6

11:50 - Timeout on the floor. 

11:46 - Jordan Bowden knocks down his first three of the game.

9:17 - Nate Reuvers knocks down a three from the top of the key.

Wisconsin 18, Tennessee 9 

8:40 - Pritzl hits another three, timeout on the floor.

8:21 - Pons hits a turnaround jumper from the low post. 

7:52 - Bowden finds Pons for a three from straightaway. 

7:29 - Josiah-Jordan James is fouled on his way to the basket. Timeout.

Wisconsin 21, Tennessee 14

7:29 - James hits one of two free throws. 

5:56 - Pons is fouled on an entry pass. He misses the first of the one-and-one. 

5:18 - Pritzl hits a three from the left wing.

Wisconsin 24, Tennessee 15

4:53 - Fulkerson is fouled. He connects on both free throws. 

3:59 - Pritzl hits a three from the right wing.

3:50 - Timeout on the floor.

Wisconsin 27, Tennessee 17

3:23 - D'Mitrik Trice is fouled on his way to the basket. He connects on both free throws. 

3:11 - Bowden gets inside and hits a floater in the paint.

2:44 - Trice hits a three from the right corner.

Wisconsin 32, Tennessee 19

1:27 - Drew Pember hits a three from the left wing.

0:17 - Trice hits a pair of free throws for the Badgers.

HALFTIME: Wisconsin 38, Tennessee 24

Second Half

19:40 - Trice scores down low to start the second half.

17:31 - Trice knocks down a three from the right wing.

17:00 - Reuvers hits a turnaround jumper. 

16:53 - Timeout, Tennessee.

Wisconsin 45, Tennessee 24

15:49 - Timeout on the floor.

15:17 - Reuvers gets inside for an easy layup.

14:01 - Bowden throws it away.

Wisconsin 47, Tennessee 24

13:36 - Gaines is fouled. He hits both free throws. 

12:56 - Gaines is fouled on a boxout. 

12:40 - Fulkerson scores.

Wisconsin 49, Tennessee 28

11:27 - Timeout on the floor. 

10:15 - Trice is fouled by Fulkerson. He splits the pair of free throws. 

9:27 - Fulkerson is fouled. He hits one of two free throws. 

Wisconsin 54, Tennessee 29

8:46 - Olivier Nkamhoua is fouled. He splits the free throws.

8:09 - Nkamhoua scores on a putback dunk. 

8:00 - Timeout on the floor.

Wisconsin 57, Tennessee 32

7:11 - James hits a three from the top of the key.

6:42 - Trice answer with a three from the right wing. 

6:25 - Nkamhoua finds Jalen Johnson for a wing three.

Wisconsin 60, Tennessee 38

5:38 - Bowden is fouled at the basket. He hits both free throws.

4:04 - Johnson scores from the midrange.

3:58 - Timeout on the floor.

Wisconsin 60, Tennessee 43

3:21 - Aleem Ford knocks down one of two free throws. 

2:44 - Nkamhoua is fouled. He misses both foul shots. 

2:14 - Trice hits a three as the shot clock expires.

Wisconsin 64, Tennessee 43

FINAL: Wisconsin 68, Tennessee 48