The Wisconsin football team will host Penn State Saturday in its regular season finale. The Badgers are 5-2 in the Big Ten and 9-2 overall and ranked 12th in this week’s coaches poll, 15th in the media top 25 and they are 16th in the BCS Standings. The Nittany Lions are 6-1 in conference play and 9-2 overall. They are 19th in the coaches poll, 20th in the media poll and 19th in the BCS Standings. The winner of Saturday’s game clinches the Leaders Division title and a spot in the Big Ten Championship game. Head coach Bret Bielema said it should be a great way to end the regular season…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/BIELEMA13.mp3|titles=BIELEMA1]
Wisconsin’s 21 seniors will be honored before today’s game at Camp Randall Stadium. Badgers senior fullback and team captain Bradie Ewing is not sure what emotional state he will be in before Saturday’s contest…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/EWING1.mp3|titles=EWING1]
This will be Penn State’s third game since the child abuse allegations came out against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson has been impressed with how the Penn State players have handled a very bad situation…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/WILSON12.mp3|titles=WILSON1]
In the wake of the Sandusky scandal, Penn State fired longtime coach Joe Paterno. Defensive coordinator Tom Bradley is finishing out the season as the Nittany Lions interim head coach…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/BRADLEY1.mp3|titles=BRADLEY1]
Saturday’s Wisconsin – Penn State game can be heard on 93.9 FM WDOR. Pregame coverage begins at 12:30 PM. Kickoff is at 2:30 PM.