Cougars Fall 27-17 Against Wisconsin - Game Recap
James White scampered through the BYU defense for 147 yards as Wisconsin handed the Cougars a 27-17 defeat on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium.
Wisconsin was a favorite by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Joel Stave completed 23 of 32 pass attempts for 196 yards for the Badgers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cougars defense.
Jamaal Williams rushed for 76 yards for BYU, while Taysom Hill added 53 yards. Taysom Hill threw for 207 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Cody Hoffman and Kaneakua Friel had 113 and 22 yards respectively.
BYU was outgained by Wisconsin 425-370 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Badgers.
The time of possession battle favored Wisconsin as their offense was on the field for 36:02, longer than the 23:58 of their opponents.
Wisconsin looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Indiana. BYU will aim to get back on the winning track vs Idaho State.