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Melvin Gordon led UW w/ 142 rush yds (Fleming/13)

Rushing for six touchdowns and accounting for seven of Wisconsin's eight scores Saturday night, the Badgers' trio of tailbacks came up big in all the right spots during their 56-32 win over Illinois at Memorial Stadium.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Sometimes the best defense is a good offense, especially with the talented backs at the University of Wisconsin's disposal. The Badgers used that motto to their advantage early and often in their 56-32 win over Illinois Saturday at Memorial Stadium, giving UW its first road win of the season. Going against an Illinois defense allowing 195.4 yards on the ground per game, a...

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