Badgers Fall 16-13 Against Michigan State - Game Recap
|Badgers Fall 16-13 Against Michigan State - Game Recap|
The Spartans were Week 9 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Badgers by a score of 16-13 at Camp Randall Stadium.
The Spartans were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 40.5.
Andrew Maxwell completed 24 of 39 pass attempts for 216 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Montee Ball rushed for 46 yards for Wisconsin, while James White added 16 yards. Joel Stave threw for 127 yards for the Badgers, while receivers Jacob Pedersen and Jared Abbrederis had 65 and 48 yards respectively.
Wisconsin lost the offensive yardage battle to Michigan State 277-190 yards in Saturday's game. Michigan State had more first downs as that total ended up 17-10.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan State as their offense was on the field for 30:13, longer than the 29:47 of their opponents.
Next game, Michigan State takes its act home to face Nebraska looking for another win. For Wisconsin, they head on the road to face Indiana.