After the victory, Illinois fans stormed the area as their team finally got a signature win. Wisconsin essentially got caught looking forward to the next week’s game against Ohio State.
Rather they blew a nine-point lead in the although the Badgers hoped roll into their battle and hadn’t trailed this year.
Wisconsin led Illinois 20-7 in the third quarter and at one point from the second half, his win probability was 98.2 percent according to ESPN’s game predictor.
Heisman Trophy contender Jonathan Taylor ran for 132 yards and one touchdown on 28 carries but also had a territory in the fourth quarter which helped spark the comeback of the opponent.
Tony Adams intercepted Jack Coan midfield with 2:33 to play, which would lead to the game-winning field goal. Afterward, a jog by Dre Brown set up McCourt to make the game-winner. Brown ran for 70 yards on 11 carries, Reggie Corbin ran for 83 yards and one touchdown on 17 carries and Brandon Peters finished 9 of 21 passes for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Here really is the biggest upset of the season so far and the largest Ten stage spread. Based on ESPN Stats & Info, Illinois is the first team to win as more than the usual 30-point underdog because Iowa State (+30.5) from No. 3 Oklahoma on October 7, 2017.

Read more: