Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NEB 477
    • 640 WIS
  • Turnovers

    • NEB 3
    • 0 WIS
  • Possession

    NEB WIS
    29:45 30:06
  • 1st Downs

    • NEB 23
    • 24 WIS

Game Information

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Coverage: FOX
  • Line: NEB -2.5
Attendance: 41,260
12/2/2012 Associated Press

Wisconsin whips Nebraska, reaches Rose Bowl

Montee Ball ran for 201 yards and three touchdowns, and Wisconsin rushed for the 539 yards to rout Nebraska 70-31 in the Big Ten title game on Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

FOX1234T
Nebraska10071431
Wisconsin212121770
first QuarterNEBWIS
TD
13:01
Melvin Gordon rush for 56 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 75 yards, 01:59 wisconsin td, 1:59
06
XP
13:01
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 75 yards, 01:59 wisconsin td, 1:59
07
TD
12:53
Taylor Martinez pass intercepted by Marcus Cromartie at the Neb 29, returned for 29 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 1 play 0 yards, 00:08 nebraska int, 0:08
013
XP
12:53
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 1 play 0 yards, 00:08 nebraska int, 0:08
014
TD
10:58
Taylor Martinez rush for 76 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 3 plays 75 yards, 01:55 nebraska td, 1:55
614
XP
10:58
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 3 plays 75 yards, 01:55 nebraska td, 1:55
714
FG
4:46
Brett Maher 32 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 10 plays 76 yards, 04:30 nebraska fg, 4:30
1014
TD
1:01
James White rush for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 03:45 wisconsin td, 3:45
1020
XP
1:01
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 03:45 wisconsin td, 3:45
1021
second QuarterNEBWIS
TD
11:11
James White rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 67 yards, 03:07 wisconsin td, 3:07
1027
XP
11:11
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 67 yards, 03:07 wisconsin td, 3:07
1028
TD
7:15
Montee Ball rush for 16 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 69 yards, 02:32 wisconsin td, 2:32
1034
XP
7:15
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 69 yards, 02:32 wisconsin td, 2:32
1035
TD
0:02
James White pass complete to Sam Arneson for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 79 yards, 00:59 wisconsin td, 0:59
1041
XP
0:02
Kyle French extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 79 yards, 00:59 wisconsin td, 0:59
1042
third QuarterNEBWIS
TD
14:13
Montee Ball rush for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 1 play 9 yards, 00:05 wisconsin td, 0:05
1048
XP
14:13
Jack Russell extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 1 play 9 yards, 00:05 wisconsin td, 0:05
1049
TD
10:47
Taylor Martinez rush for 11 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 03:26 nebraska td, 3:26
1649
XP
10:47
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 03:26 nebraska td, 3:26
1749
TD
9:27
Montee Ball rush for 57 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 3 plays 75 yards, 01:20 wisconsin td, 1:20
1755
XP
9:27
Jack Russell extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 3 plays 75 yards, 01:20 wisconsin td, 1:20
1756
TD
6:42
James White rush for 68 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 80 yards, 01:55 wisconsin td, 1:55
1762
XP
6:42
Jack Russell extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 4 plays 80 yards, 01:55 wisconsin td, 1:55
1763
fourth QuarterNEBWIS
TD
12:14
Braylon Heard rush for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 11 plays 74 yards, 04:12 nebraska td, 4:12
2363
XP
12:14
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 11 plays 74 yards, 04:12 nebraska td, 4:12
2463
TD
8:57
James White rush for 10 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 03:17 wisconsin td, 3:17
2469
XP
8:57
Jack Russell extra point GOOD.
wisconsin drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 03:17 wisconsin td, 3:17
2470
TD
0:51
Imani Cross rush for 26 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 9 plays 82 yards, 03:58 nebraska td, 3:58
3070
XP
0:51
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 9 plays 82 yards, 03:58 nebraska td, 3:58
3170

Research Notes

  • Wisconsin scored 42 points in the 1st half of the Big Ten Championship game last night.The last time Wisconsin's basketball team scored 42 points in the 1st half of a Big Ten game was February 27, 2011 (43 against Northwestern). They've played 23 Big Ten games since then (regular season and Big Ten Tournament games) without matching what the football team did last night.The hoops team has 2 GAMES since then when it didn't score 42 points, and it was held below 70 (the football team's total last night) in 19 of the 23 Big Ten games since then.

  • Most Touchdowns Scored - Division I History

    School
    1997-2001 Brian WestbrookVillanova89
    1998-2001 Adrian PetersonGeorgia Southern87
    2009-12 Montee BallWisconsin*82
    1996-99 Travis PrenticeMiami (OH)78
    *3 TD vs Nebraska

  • Most Losses to Make BCS Bowl - BCS Era (Since 1998)

    W-LBowl
    '12 Wisconsin8-5*?, Rose Bowl
    '10 Connecticut8-4L, Fiesta Bowl
    '08 Virginia Tech9-4W, Orange Bowl
    '05 Florida St8-4L, Orange Bowl
    '02 Florida St9-4L, Sugar Bowl
    *Will play Stanford

  • Most Points Scored - Conference Championship Game History

    Conference
    2012 WisconsinBig Ten70
    2005 TexasBig 1270
    2010 AuburnSEC56
    1997 NebraskaBig 1254

  • Wisconsin has 290 rushing yards in the first half. That's the sixth-highest total in FBS this season, and the highest for the Badgers in the last nine seasons.

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