Recap - Badgers Defeat Northern Iowa 26-21
Montee Ball scampered through the Northern Iowa defense for 120 yards as Wisconsin handed the Panthers a 26-21 defeat on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium.
Danny O'Brien completed 19 of 23 pass attempts for 219 yards for the Badgers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
David Johnson rushed for 18 yards for Northern Iowa, while Carlos Anderson added 16 yards. Sawyer Kollmorgen threw for 265 yards for the Panthers, while receivers David Johnson and Terrell Sinkfield had 107 and 67 yards respectively.
Wisconsin outgained Northern Iowa 387-306 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Badgers.
The time of possession battle favored Wisconsin as their offense was on the field for 39:05, longer than the 20:55 of their opponents.
Next game, Wisconsin takes its act on the road to face Oregon State looking for another win. For Northern Iowa, they head on the road to face Iowa.