The second-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes finished off the eighth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers with a sack in overtime for a 30-23 win on Saturday night.
Whitewater scored the final 11 points of the game and forced three critical turnovers to overtake La Crosse 32-22 before a Veterans Memorial Stadium crowd of 5,373.
“We've been trying to figure out the best use of our guys and talents,” Paul Chryst said early in the week when asked about the play of the line.
Whitewater travels to UW-La Crosse for Saturday's battle between the last two remaining undefeated teams in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Both teams are now 5-0 overall and 2-0 in league play.
Wisconsin senior Nigel Hayes was named the league preseason player of the year Tuesday, and teammates Ethan Happ and Bronson Koenig joined him on the preseason all-Big Ten team.
Mykie Olsen is a digger. She finished as East Troy High School's all-time career leader with 1,527 digs. And she's still digging for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee volleyball team.
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David Gilreath still sees the replay of his kickoff return for a touchdown often
UW-Whitewater Athletic Director Amy Edmonds will be demoted this week, university spokeswoman Sara Kuhl confirmed Monday.
Regardless of whether the attendance was a record, 17,535 souls were on hand when Whitewater used the simplest of play calls to finish off the most important drive of a game between national championship contenders.
Patterson's score proved to be the difference in second-ranked Whitewater's thrilling 17-14 come-from-behind victory over fifth-ranked Oshkosh on Saturday afternoon.