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Nebraska vs. Wisconsin, 2012 Big Ten Championship: Preview and TV schedule

Nebraska plays Wisconsin for the Big Ten title Saturday.

Mark Cunningham

The Nebraska Cornhuskers (10-2, 7-1) play the Wisconsin Badgers (7-5, 4-4) for the Big Ten championship at 7 p.m. CT Saturday on ABC.

Nebraska comes into the game on a six-game winning streak. Quarterback Taylor Martinez has passed for 2,483 yards, 21 touchdowns and eight interceptions. He's also rushed for 833 yards and eight touchdowns. Running back Ameer Abdullah has rushed for 1,071 yards and eight touchdowns.

Wisconsin has lost its last two straight and three of its last four heading into the game. The team has used three different quarterbacks for significant stretches this season, but the running game has been the constant. Running back Montee Ball has 1,528 yards and 18 touchdowns. James White has rushed for 693 yards and eight touchdowns.

Nebraska beat Wisconsin 30-27 in September.

Game time, TV channel: 7 p.m. CT, ABC

Point spread: Nebraska favored by 2.5

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