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Utah State Aggies
MADISON- The Wisconsin Badgers may have not got what they wanted, but they did get what they needed- a win. Bucky made sure to take it to the edge once again at Camp Randall before ultimately pulling it out late.
Utah State’s Josh Thompson missed a 37-yard field goal wide right with seconds remaining in the game as Wisconsin escaped with a 16-14 win Saturday night.
The Aggies got the scoring started when Chuckie Keeton connected with Kerwynn Williams on a 39-yard pass to make it 7-0 in favor of the Aggies.
Though it has happened several times throughout the season, Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema refused to blame linebacker Mike Taylor for the breakdown in coverage.
“You know what, he can’t cover that,” Bielema said. “I don’t have to stress that enough. If we put him in that position again, we have problems.”
Early in the second quarter, Wisconsin broke through with a 19-yard field goal from Kyle French to cut the deficit to four.
A costly fumble from Da...
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Down 14-3 in the third quarter, Wisconsin’s Kenzel Doe returns a Utah State punt 82 yards for a much needed Touchdown.
Wisconsin would score again in the 3rd quarter on a 17 yard Touchdown run by Montee Ball. However, the Badgers would miss the extra point leaving Wisconsin with only a two point lead. The Aggies would end the game attempting a 37 yard field goal with 11 seconds...
Wisconsin is making a habit this season of playing close games and creating high blood pressure for Badgers fans everywhere.
None of Wisconsin's first three games have been decided by more than five points. That trend continued on Saturday, when Wisconsin escaped with a 16-14 victory against Utah State. It took a missed field goal by the Aggies with six seconds remaining for...
Wisconsin escaped with a 16-14 victory against Utah State at Camp Randall Stadium on Saturday night. The Badgers fought back from a 14-3 halftime deficit to win their 17th straight home game and improve to 2-1 this season, but plenty of alarming issues emerged along the way.
Handing out grades for the Badgers' third game of the season:
Passing offense: D
It took a surprising punt return, switch at quarterback and a wide-right missed field goal for the Wisconsin Badgers to hold off the Utah State Aggies by the score of 16-14.
Punt returner Kenzel Doe was the hero of the night as his 82-yard punt return for a touchdown changed the momentum and ultimately led to the Badgers (2-1) victory over the Aggies (2-1) in front of 79,332 people...
Camp Randall Stadium was devoid of energy, especially with Wisconsin's offense again in a funk and trailing by 11 midway through the third quarter. With Kenzel Doe's 82-yard punt return for a touchdown, the Badgers found the needed spark, scoring 13 unanswered to beat Utah State, 16-14.
Utah State's Josh Thompson missed a 37-yard field goal with seconds remaining, allowing Wisconsin to hold on for a 16-14 victory Saturday night.
Thompson missed the kick wide right, preserving a win for the Badgers (2-1).
Trailing 14-3 at halftime, the Badgers got an 82-yard punt return from Kenzel Doe to begin their comeback. Montee Ball shook off a rough night to score the...