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Calhoun carries Badgers past Fighting Illini

Brian Calhoun rushed for 197 yards and five touchdowns to lead the No. 15 Wisconsin Badgers to a 41-24 win over the Illinois Fighting Illini on Saturday.

Despite the loss, the Fighting Illini was still able to cover the 21-point spread. The game’s combined 65 points found its way OVER the posted total (58.5).

John Stocco completed 14-of-22 passes for 224 yards and threw a 62-yard touchdown to Brandon Williams in the victory.

Tim Brasic threw for 278 yards and completed touchdowns to Kyle Hudson and Melvin Bryant in the loss for Illinois.