LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The losing streak continues for the Huskers. 15th-ranked Wisconsin defeated Nebraska 37-21 on Saturday. The Badgers scored 24 points in a row, to take control of the game. The Huskers have now lost 4 games in a row.,
Nebraska dropped to 4-6 on the season and 2-and-5 in the Big Ten Conference.
Nebraska begins the home stretch of its 2019 season on Saturday morning as the Huskers take on Wisconsin at Memorial Stadium.
WHEN: Kick off will be shortly after 11 a.m.
WATCH: The game will be televised by BTN.
LISTEN: The game will air on the Husker Sports Network.
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Hi again everyone and welcome to Gameday in Lincoln! This is Sports Director Ross Jernstrom and I will be giving updates throughout today's game between #15 Wisconsin and Nebraska.
Sunny day and temperatures in the high 40's for the game at Memorial Stadium. Wind is from the south at 15mph.
The Husker video board did not work before the tunnel walk. Hope that is not a sign of what's to come in this game,
Nebraska starts from 14 yard line.
Martinez scrambles for 5 yards. Incomplete pass. Big run for 27 yards by Mills.
Martinez runs 14 yards to the 36 of Wisconsin! Wow!
Sack on Martinez. Tackle for loss. ! Armstrong into punt, 24 yard punt to 19 yard line. Good opening drive--tipped the field.
Okay--lets see this Wisconsin offense from the 19.
Pass 7 yards.
Here is Johnathan Taylor for 13 yards to 39. First of many carries today.
Fumble by Wisconsin. Domann forces fumble. Huskers ball at 37 yard line. First turnover of the game.
Nebraska starts at 37. Mills gain of 3 yards.
Incomplete pass. Martinez 22-yard pass to Spielman.
Martinez weaves his way 26 yards to 12 yard line
Mills touchdown run. He took the snap and ran through a big hole to end zone. Nebraska leads 7-0 with 5:27 left in 1st quarter.
NEBRASKA 7 WISCONSIN 0.
89 yard kickoff return by Aron Cruickshank for a touchdown. That was a huge blow for Huskers. One play ties the game up at 7 all with 5:16 left in 1st quarter.
NEBRASKA 7 WISCONSIN 7.
Huskers are marching downfield. The offense is making yards against this Wisconsin defense, that is ranked 2nd in the nation in total defense.
4th and 3--the Huskers go for it. Mills loses one yard.
Taylor runs for 19 yards to 30 of Nebraska.
END OF 1ST QUARTER
NEBRASKA 7 WISCONSIN 7.
Wisconsin runs to 15 yard line.
Huskers stop for one yard.
3rd down at 13 yard line.
Huskers tackle for loss of two, which brings up 4th down and four.
Collin Larsh with 31 yard field goal.
Wisconsin leads 10-7 with 11:22 left in 2nd quarter.
WISCONSIN 10 NEBRASKA 7.
Martinez passes to Stoll for 23 yards. Penalty on Wisconsin.
Roughing the passer. It moves ball to 35 yard line of Badgers.
Martinez passes 14 yard to Spielman down to 18.
Great run by Mills for 16 yards down to two. He fights his way through traffic.
Martinez scores on a two-yard touchdown run.
Nebraska takes the lead 14-10 with 9:32 left in 2nd quarter.
Huskers score in just 5 plays over 76 yards.
NEBRASKA 14 WISCONSIN 10.
The Huskers are rolling up some numbers on offense. Nebraska has 207 yards of total offense. 140 on the ground.
Wisconsin starts on 13 yard line.
Coan passes to 28 yard line.
Coan passes 12 yards to Cephus to 40 yard line.
Touchdown pass. 5 plays 86 yards.
Wisconsin leads 17-14 with 6:39 left in 2nd quarter.
WISCONSIN 17 NEBRASKA 14
INTERCEPTION! Martinez has all the time in the world. Pass is tipped and Jack Sanborn picks off the pass and returns to 21 yard line of Nebraska.. Turning point of the game?
Taylor scores from one yard out. Scoring drive --3 plays in 21 yards.
Wisconsin extends lead 24-14 with 5:03 left in 2nd quarter.
WISCONSIN 24 NEBRASKA 14.
Huskers take over at 39 yard line.
Nebraska cannot move ball---so they punt.
40 yards to 21 of Wisconsin.
Taylor runs for 16 yards.
Coan has 12 yard pass to 49.
Taylor almost breaks one--tackle save after gain 7 yards.
Huskers hold in the red zone.
Wisconsin's Larch kicks a 24 yard field goal.
Wisconsin extends lead 27-14 with 11 seconds left in 2nd quarter.
WISCONSIN 27 NEBRASKA 14.
Battle of running backs?
Nebraska's Dedrick Mills has 122 yards on 13 carries, Wisconsin's Johnathan Taylor has 106 yards on 14 carries.
2nd half: Nebraska kicks off to Wisconsin.
Badgers take over at 21 yard line.
Huskers hold--three and out for Badgers. Good start for Blackshirts.
Huskers take over at 43 yard line.
Martinez passes to Spielman to 45.
Martinez passes 19 yards to Noa down to 23 yard line.
Huge loss! 20 yard tackle for a loss on Martinez.
2nd and 30 to go! 3rd and 25.
Sometimes you just have to get rid of the ball out of bounds??
Pickering 41 yard field goal attempt. WIDE LEFT!
Missed opportunity for Huskers. Sack and missed field goal!!
Taylor runs for 17 yards. He has a 129 yards for the game.
Taylor runs for 9 yards.
Taylor runs for touchdown.
Wisconsin leads 34-14 with 4:50 left in 3rd quarter.
WISCONSIN 35 NEBRASKA 14.
Mills 26 yard run.
Mills runs for 11 yards to 43 yard line.
Maritnez passes to Stoll down to the 23 of Wisconsin.
WOW! Martinez makes a perfect 23-yard pass to Spielman for touchdown.
Nebraska still trails 34-21 with 3:19 left in 3rd quarter.
WISCONSIN 34 NEBRASKA 21.
Badgers recover fumble on kickoff at 21 yard line.
END OF 3RD QUARTER:
WISCONSIN 34 NEBRASKA 21.
Look out for Huskers.
Mills is running wild. 43 yards to 23 of Wisconsin.
4th and four from 17--Martinez runs for two yards. Wisconsin takes over.
Wisconsin driving downfield with Taylor leading the way.
Running some clock against the Huskers. Reminds me of the 1990's Huskers.
Larsh with 23-yard field goal. 10 plays 72 yards.
Wisconsin leads 37-21 with 5:25 left in the game.
WISCONSIN 37 NEBRASKA 21.
The Huskers start on 25 yard line.
Martinez runs for 12 yards.
Martina passes 20 yards to Mazour to 41 of Wisconsin.
Break! Sack on Martinez. Wisconsin off sides.
Martinez passes to Noa down to 5 yard line.
Two runs go nowhere.
Incomplete pass. blitz.
Pass to Mazour--just short of the goal line.
Wisconsin runs out clock to end game.
FINAL: WISCONSIN 37 NEBRASKA 21.