Originally posted on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 9/22/12
MADISON- Wisconsin flexed its depth at running back in a 37-26 win over UTEP on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium.  "I told the guys in the locker room, nothing comes easy to this group," Badgers head coach Bret Bielema said post game. "I was very excited for today to get here because I thought we would truly find out what kind of guys we have." Things got off to a bit of a rocky start, something the Badger faithful have become familiar with thus far this season - at least those that made it into the game prior to the start. The Badgers fell behind early when UTEP quarterback Nick Lamaison connected with Michael Edwards on 39-yard touchdown strike to make it 6-0. However, Wisconsin blocked the PAT and Devin Smith returned it to make the score 6-2. The blocked PAT conversion was the Badgers first since the rule was implemented in 1988. "I was kind of still thinking about it (the touchdown play) in my mind, I wasn't too excited about it," Smith said of the blocke...
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