ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Montee Ball and James White combined for 354 yards rushing and six touchdowns, leading No. 6 Wisconsin one step closer to its first Big Ten championship since 1999 with a a 48-28 win at Michigan on Saturday.
If the Badgers (10-1, 6-1 Big Ten) beat Northwestern next week at home, they'll will win at least a share of the title and likely earn a trip to a BCS bowl.
The Wolverines (7-4, 3-4) are bowl-eligible for the first time in Rich Rodriguez's three seasons. Though the latest loss and next week's daunting challenge at Ohio State probably hurt their chances of playing in an upper-tier game.
The Badgers won at the Big House for the first time since 1994 by building a 24-0 lead at halftime and essentially trading scores in the second half.
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