The Badgers had an incredible performance on the ground, compiling over 500 rushing yards and averaged over a first down a rush. Melvin Gordon started off the game with a 56 yard rush, James White piled up touchdwon rushes of nine, one, 68 and ten yards, and threw a touchdown to Sam Arneson right before halftime. Montee Ball added rushing touchdowns of 16, nine and 57 yards.
Gordon had nine rushes for 216 yards, Ball piled up 21 carries for 202 yards, and White added 109 yards on 15 carries. Nebraska had one spectactular highlight in the 76 yard touchdown run by Taylor Martinez. Although Martinez also rushed for another score, he also threw an interception that was returned for a Wisconsin touchdown, and another that set up a quick Badger score.