Wisconsin vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 37-31
|Wisconsin vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 37-31|
Michigan State won 37-31 on Saturday against Wisconsin behind a 102-yard receiving performance from B.J. Cunningham at Spartan Stadium.
Michigan State was an underdog by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 50.5.
Kirk Cousins completed 22 of 31 pass attempts for 290 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Montee Ball rushed for 115 yards for Wisconsin, while James White added 42 yards. Russell Wilson threw for 223 yards for the Badgers, while receivers Jared Abbrederis and Nick Toon had 91 and 58 yards respectively.
Michigan State was outgained by Wisconsin 443-399 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-18 by the Badgers.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan State as their offense was on the field for 31:31, longer than the 28:29 of their opponents.
Next game, Michigan State takes its act on the road to face Nebraska looking for another win. For Wisconsin, they head on the road to face Ohio State.