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Huskers Lose In Big 10 Championship Game

The Nebraska Cornhuskers were dominated by Wisconsin on Saturday night losing in the Big 10 Championship game 70-31.

Wisconsin's Montee Ball ran for 201 yards and three touchdowns, and Wisconsin rushed for the 539 yards to rout Nebraska.

Junior Husker quarterback Taylor Martinez rushed for 140 yards on 19 carries in the game, including a 76-yard touchdown run in the first quarter and an 11-yard TD run in the third quarter.

Wisconsin scored 42 first-half points which was the most against Nebraska since Oklahoma scored an opponent-record 49 points in the first half on Nov. 1, 2008. Wisconsin's 70 points in the game tied for the second-most Nebraska has allowed in school history. 

The Cornhuskers, now 10 and 3 on the season, will learn which bowl game they will be headed to on Sunday.

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