Nittany Lions Down Wisconsin 24-21 - Match Report
|Nittany Lions Down Wisconsin 24-21 - Match Report|
Penn State got a 179-yard performance from Zach Zwinak as a key part of its 24-21 victory over the Badgers on Saturday at Beaver Stadium.
Penn State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 44.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt McGloin completed 19 of 37 pass attempts for 200 yards for the Nittany Lions in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Montee Ball rushed for 111 yards for Wisconsin, while Jared Abbrederis added 24 yards. Curt Phillips threw for 191 yards for the Badgers, while receivers Melvin Gordon and Derek Watt had 57 and 45 yards respectively.
Wisconsin was outgained by Penn State 363-349 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Nittany Lions.
The time of possession battle favored Penn State as their offense was on the field for 31:45, longer than the 28:15 of their opponents.