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Wisconsin vs. Penn State: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

Barry LeonardAnalyst IIINovember 24, 2012

Final- Wisconsin 21 Penn State 24

It's a final in State College. The Penn State Nittany Lions defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 24-21 in overtime. Kicker Sam Ficken, who has struggled this year, hit three field goals, including the 37-yard game-winner in overtime.

After scoring 14 points in the first quarter, Wisconsin went cold, getting outplayed in the third quarter. The Badgers managed just seven points after the break

Penn State was led by running back Zach Zwinak who rushed for an impressive 179 yards against the tough Wisconsin defense. Quarterback Matt McGloin threw for 200 yards and a touchdown in the victory.

Wisconsin was led by running back Montee Ball, who ran for 111 yards and a touchdown. Ball became the all-time leader in NCAA career touchdowns.

The win gave the Lions eight on the year as they finished 8-4, 6-2 in the Big Ten. 

Be sure to check out 10 things that were learned from the Wisconsin game.

 

 

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