Badgers vs Golden Gophers Final: 42-13 - Recap
|Badgers vs Golden Gophers Final: 42-13 - Recap|
Montee Ball ran for 166 yards as Wisconsin handled Minnesota by a score of 42-13 on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
The Badgers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 30-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 64.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Russell Wilson completed 16 of 17 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Badgers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
MarQueis Gray rushed for 68 yards for Minnesota, while Duane Bennett added 20 yards. MarQueis Gray threw for 51 yards for the Golden Gophers, while receivers Da'Jon McKnight and Collin McGarry had 34 and 12 yards respectively.
Wisconsin outgained Minnesota 461-156 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-9 by the Badgers.
The time of possession battle favored Wisconsin as their offense was on the field for 34:39, longer than the 25:21 of their opponents.
Wisconsin heads into a Week 12 battle against Illinois. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Northwestern.