Wisconsin is trying to move past an excruciating and bizarre loss, and focus on its Big Ten opener against Purdue on Saturday.
The No. 24 Badgers (2-1) lost 32-30 to Arizona State when officials erred in allowing the clock to expire after quarterback Joel Stave awkwardly kneeled down and planted the ball on the field, denying Wisconsin the opportunity to attempt a possible game-winning field goal.
The Pac-12 issued a statement Monday acknowledging the errors by its officiating crew, saying it has "reprimanded and taken additional sanctions against officials'' in their handling of the final seconds.
"To us, it doesn't matter. It's probably the (politically correct) thing to do and something they had to do,'' said Wisconsin linebacker Chris Borland. "But, we don't care about that. We lost the game, so that's all we care about.''
"You can't afford to dwell,'' Borland said. "You really don't have time, our busy schedules, the practicality of things that we need to do next Saturday, ...