The Illinois Fighting Illini take on the Wisconsin Badgers in one of the college football games on Saturday, November 12, 2016 start time at 3:30 PM ET, at Camp Randall Stadium, Madison, Wisconsin.
The Illinois Fighting Illini (3-6) defeated the Michigan State Spartans, 31-27, last week. Jeff George Jr. completed 13-for-29 passes for 140 yards and two touchdowns. In rushing, Kendrick Foster ran for 146 yards and two touchdowns in 17 carries while Reggie Corbin added 10 yards in four carries. In receiving, Sam Mays posted 39 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while Zach Grant added 37 yards in three catches. Ainslie Johnson complimented for a yard and a touchdown.
Offensively, Illinois football is averaging 164.4 yards in passing and 163.2 yards in rushing. Defensively, Illinois football is yielding 215.3 yards in passing and 191.9 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Wisconsin Badgers (7-2) defeated the Northwestern Wildcats, 21-7, last week. Alex Hornibrook completed 11-for-19 passes for 92 yards. In rushing, Corey Clement ran for 106 yards and a touchdown in 32 carries while Bradrick Shaw added 54 yards in 11 carries. Jazz Peavy added 46 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Peavy posted 73 yards in four receptions while Robert Wheelwright added 28 yards in three receptions.
Offensively, Wisconsin football is averaging 191.1 yards in passing and 180.4 yards in rushing. Defensively, Wisconsin football is yielding 201.6 yards in passing and 101.2 in rushing against the opposing teams.
Wisconsin vs Illinois football game schedule:
Date: November 12, 2016
Start Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN2
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -26.5 Wisconsin, 39.0 O/U