Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon and Montee Ball each rushed for more than 200 yards and James White ran for 109 yards and four touchdowns as the Badgers crushed Nebraska, 70-31, in the Big Ten Conference title game on Saturday night.
White ran for scores of 9, 1, 68 and 10 yards and Ball had TD runs of 16, 9 and 57 yards. Wisconsin (8-5, 4-4) ran for 539 yards and averaged 10.8 yards per rush.
Gordon’s TD came less than two minutes into the game, when he raced 56 yards for a score.
Cardinal Mooney product Braylon Heard ran six times for 28 yards and a 9-yard TD for Nebraska (10-3, 7-1).
The Cornhuskers are coached by former Mooney and Ohio State standout Bo Pelini.