Run and Shoot: Halftime: Ohio State 10, Wisconsin 3

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Halftime: Ohio State 10, Wisconsin 3

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State kicker Ryan Prettorious' 27-yard field goal with 14 seconds left in the quarter capped off a defensive dominated half. Look for the second to remain much the same.

At halftime, both teams seem to be evenly locked up. Neither team has been able to mount much offensivley since their opening drives, so the conference clash has become a battle of field position. Not surprisingly, Wisconsin seems to be struggling without tailback Hill in the game, as they have racked up only 10 yards on the ground against the nation's best run defense. Ohio State, meanwhile, has seen the bulk of its offense come through the air. Boeckman is 14-of-21 at this point in the game for 149yards and a touchdown.

Halftime Stats of Note:
1st Downs: UW 5, OSU 10
Total Yards: UW 88, OSU194
Rushing Yards: UW 9, OSU 45

OSU - Boeckman 14-of-21 for 149 yards and 1 TD
UW - Donovan 6-of-8 for 48 yards and O TD

OSU: Chris Wells 7 carries for 32 yards
UW: Zach Brown 11 carries for 38 yards

If things go the same as they did in the first half, expect the outcome of this game to come on the last drive of the game. The winner of this contest could very well be the team that has the last possession. Both teams have remained mistake free to this point, which has to continue into the second half. Any turnover is amplified to another level in games as close as this. Boeckman has looked solid all game, as has Donovan. Don't expect too many interceptions - if any - in this game. Fumbles, however, are a likely possibility with the way these two defenses have been hitting. The Badgers already had a close scare when a fumble ruiling was overturned deep in their own territory.

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