It wasn’t the blowout it was in the first meeting this season between Illinois and Wisconsin, but just like that Jan. 8 matchup in Madison, the Badgers were simply the better team.
The last time Illinois squared off with Wisconsin, the Illini were blown out at the Kohl Center for their first loss of the Big Ten season.
Recent losing streaks seem to be a theme for the Badgers.
The Seahawks' win in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday night boosted not just professional football in the Pacific Northwest but also college football in the Midwest.
The Big Ten is a dangerous place to play, and it showed last week.