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Notes: Once Again the Rallying Point

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After he named fifth-year senior Curt Phillips the starter prior to the Indiana game, saying the quarterback could be used as the team's rallying point, Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema feels Phillips could play that role again in tomorrow's conference championship against No.14 Nebraska

INDIANAPOLIS - Can the ghost of Peyton Manning help lead Curt Phillips and Wisconsin to a victory in tomorrow's second Big Ten Championship game? Doubtful, but the Badgers are looking for all the positive thoughts it can generate. Coming in losing back-to-back overtime games, Wisconsin's personnel heard that the Badgers' fifth-year senior quarterback was a huge admirer of the former Indianapolis...

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