Samantha Prahalis scored a career-high 34 ranked Ohio State pulled away in the second half to down 58.

Tayler Hill added 18 points and Ashley Adams pulled down 10 rebounds for the Buckeyes (21-2, 8-2 Big Ten), who recorded their 20th straight win over the Badgers.

Taylor Wurtz recorded a team-high 20 points for Wisconsin (8-14, 4-6), which dropped its second consecutive game. Morgan Paige had 14 points and Jade Davis contributed 11 in the loss.

Ohio State held a 35-25 lead at the break, but a 7-0 spurt by the Badgers closed the gap to 49-46 with 12 minutes left in the second half.

The Buckeyes, though, responded with a 16-3 run to take control of the game and led by double digits for the remainder of the contest.