Leading passer: Danny O'Brien: 47-of-75, 479 yards, three TDs, one INT.
Also: Joel Stave: 26-of-46, 439 yards, two TDs, one INT
Leading rusher: Montee Ball: 125 carries, 450 yards, six TDs.
Leading receiver: Jar Abbrederies: 20 catches, 399 yards, four TDs
Leading tackler: Mike Taylor: 55 total tackles
Defensive players of note:
Chris Borland: 43 total tackles, three sacks, two fumble recoveries
Etha Armstrong: 31 total tackles, three pass breakups.
- Wisconsin has won 10 straight Big Ten games at home, and has won the last three times Illinois has invaded Camp Randall.
- Ball enters this weekend 12 touchdowns shy of breaking the NCAA record for TDs (78).
- Abbrederis leads the Big Ten with 99 receiving yards per contest.
- In the last two games, the Badgers had 10 plays that went for 20 yards or more.
- The Wisconsin defense had held 13 of it's last 19 opponents to fewer than 18 points.
- The Badgers have allowed only two rushing TDs all season.
Punter Drew Meyer is averaging 42.8 yards per punt, third in the Big Ten.