Golden Gophers Fall 20-7 Against Wisconsin - Game Recap
|Golden Gophers Fall 20-7 Against Wisconsin - Game Recap|
The Golden Gophers had no answer for James White on Saturday as the Badgers rolled to a 20-7 win at TCF Bank Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Badgers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 17. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 50.5.
Joel Stave completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 127 yards for the Badgers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Golden Gophers defense.
David Cobb rushed for 68 yards for Minnesota, while Donnell Kirkwood added 12 yards. Philip Nelson threw for 83 yards for the Golden Gophers, while receivers Maxx Williams and Donovahn Jones had 31 and 31 yards respectively.
Minnesota was outgained by Wisconsin 324-185 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-11 by the Badgers.
Wisconsin led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:11/24:49 split in that important category.
Next game, Wisconsin takes its act home to face Penn State looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Michigan State.