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Improving Indiana needs two wins in its last three games to reach six - the magic number needed to become eligible for a bowl game.
But the Hoosiers (4-5, 2-3 Big Ten) face two big roadblocks starting Saturday at No. 17 Wisconsin (7-2, 4-1).
The Badgers are rolling with four straight wins. James White has taken the lead in Wisconsin's talented backfield with eight touchdowns in the last three games.
Indiana has one of the more prolific offenses in the Big Ten but figures to be without its leading rusher, Tevin Coleman, who has a sprained ankle.
The Hoosiers have lost eight straight to Wisconsin. If they can't break through Saturday, they'll need to win at Ohio State next week to keep their bowl hopes alive.
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Fifty years before James White ran for a 93-yard touchdownagainst Indiana, another Wisconsin back broke loose for a 91-yard touchdown tobreak a record which had stood for 51 years.
White's TD run might not be seen as improbable -- after all, he is a 1,000-yardrusher who was going against a horrid rush defense.The same can't be said of Tom Brigham's run back on Sept....
Wisconsin running back James White always seems to be in a good mood, grinning often when he's around teammates.
Senior year is a whole lot of fun when you spend so much time scoring touchdowns.
With eight touchdowns in the last three games, and a team-high 13 on the year for the 17th-ranked Badgers (7-2), White is making the most of his dwindling opportunities in Wisconsin...
MADISON, Wis. -- James White felt certain he would absorb contact and need his shiftiness to juke a defender. The hole was big, but -- this being the first play from scrimmage and all -- Indiana's defense had to be ready for a run up the gut, right?
"I was expecting for me to have to make at least one person miss," said White, Wisconsin's senior running back.
Wisconsin Badgers running back James White ripped off a blistering, 93-yard touchdown run on the team's first play from scrimmage against the Indiana Hoosiers
James White rushed for a career-high 205 yards and Melvin Gordon added 146 as No. 17 Wisconsin beat Indiana 51-3 on Saturday.
The Badgers (8-2, 5-1 Big Ten) came in expecting a big game on the ground against the conference's 10th-ranked rushing defense with the Hoosiers (4-6, 2-4) giving up an average of more than 217 yards a game.
Wisconsin topped that just minutes into the...
Wisconsin completed all of seven passes on Saturday afternoon at Camp Randall, yet it still managed to rack up 676 yards of total offense and once again blow out the visiting Indiana Hoosiers, 51-3.
It was over before it ever really began as the Badgers's Sojourn Shelton intercepted a Nate Sudfeld pass on Indiana's first possession.
That turnover turned it into...
There’s only two ways to make people around the country notice an underrated team and that’s to pull a huge upset or obliterate your opponent like never before.
The Wisconsin Badgers went with the latter today as they racked up 554 rushing yards in a 51-3 win over the Indiana Hoosiers.
Wisconsin had three rushers go over 100 yards for the third time this season, including James...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin has won four straight and has a record to be proud of in November dating to 2006. It might not matter much in the BCS bowl race this season.
The 17th-ranked Badgers are 22nd in the BCS standings.
With three Big Ten games remaining, two against opponents with at least four losses, including Saturday's visit by Indiana (4-5, 2-3), it's conceivable...