Michigan State used a powerful rushing attack, a trick play and a key defensive stand to defeat No. 4 Wisconsin 49-14 on Saturday and knock the Badgers out of the national championship race.
With running back Anthony Davis leading the way, Wisconsin will reclaim the Axe against Minnesota.
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The Badgers throttled Ohio State's offense, and Anthony Davis slashed for 168 yards and a touchdown to lead the way to a 24-13 victory Saturday.
Led by RB Anthony Davis and a stout defense, the Badgers will outclass the Buckeyes.
Tailback Anthony Davis' return from an eye injury sparked No. 20 Wisconsin's stagnant offense and the Badgers' defense was as stout as ever in a 24-7 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Running back Anthony Davis, who missed No. 20 Wisconsin's last three games with an eye injury, has been cleared to play this weekend against Illinois.
Senior tailback Anthony Davis left Saturday's game against Central Florida with blurred vision after he suffered an eye injury late in the first half.
Wisconsin coach Barry Alvarez told the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel that he didn't know if Anthony Davis would be able to play this week.
Wisconsin's Anthony Davis was limited to just 116 carries as a junior in 2003 due to ankle injuries.