The Wisconsin Badgers take on the Northwestern Wildcats in one of the college football games on Saturday, November 5, 2016 start time at 12:00 PM ET, at Ryan Field, Champaign, Illinois.
The Wisconsin Badgers (6-2) defeated the Nebraska Cornhuskers, 23-17, last week. Alex Hornibrook completed 10-for-16 passes for 71 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Dare Ogunbowale ran for 120 yards and a touchdown in 11 carries while Corey Clement added 82 yards in 19 carries. Bradrick Shaw added 23 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Troy Fumagalli posted 48 yards in four receptions while Robert Wheelwright added 43 yards and a touchdown in five catches.
Offensively, Wisconsin football is averaging 197.1 yards in passing and 179.3 yards in rushing. Defensively, Wisconsin football is yielding 192.1 yards in passing and 109.0 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Northwestern Wildcats (4-4) lost against the Ohio State Buckeyes, 24-40, last week. Clayton Thorson completed 22-for-42 passes for 256 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Justin Jackson ran for 76 yards in 17 carries while Thorson added 44 yards and a touchdown in six carries. In receiving, Austin Carr posted 158 yards in eight receptions while Garrett Dickerson added 43 yards and a touchdown in eight receptions.
Offensively, Northwestern football is averaging 243.3 yards in passing and 138.8 yards in rushing. Defensively, Northwestern football is yielding 274.8 yards in passing and 141.5 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Wisconsin vs Northwestern football game schedule:
Date: November 5, 2016
Start Time: 12:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ABC
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -7.0 Wisconsin, 41.5 O/U