Despite being held out of last week's NFL Scouting Combine, Dezmen Southward turned some heads with a blazing 40-yard dash and an acrobatic 42-inch vertical jump.
In the end, Connor Shaw and South Carolina's potent duo of receivers were too much for a defense susceptible to dangerous passing attacks.
Wisconsin has held Paul Bunyan's Axe for nine straight years, but Minnesota's turnaround season makes Saturday one of the biggest games in the rivalry since the Gophers' last victory in 2003.
The Badgers prepared for a high-octane, up-tempo Hoosiers offense averaging over 500 yards a game, and it showed Saturday.
Paul Bunyan's Axe is on the line this weekend as the Badgers head to Minneapolis to take on the Golden Gophers, one of the hottest and most surprising teams in the nation.