>> Wisconsin Badgers vs LSU Tigers Wrap - LSU Wins 28-24
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The Badgers had no answer for Melvin Gordon on Saturday as the Tigers rolled to a 28-24 win at NRG Stadium.
LSU was a favorite by -3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Tanner McEvoy completed 8 of 24 pass attempts for 50 yards for the Tigers in the win.
Kenny Hilliard rushed for 110 yards for Wisconsin, while Leonard Fournette added 18 yards. Anthony Jennings threw for 239 yards for the Badgers, while receivers Travin Dural and John Diarse had 151 and 48 yards respectively.
Wisconsin lost the offensive yardage battle to LSU 365-318 yards in Saturday's game. LSU had more first downs as that total ended up 17-14.
LSU led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:46-28:14 split in that important category.
LSU heads into a Week 2 battle against Sam Houston State. Wisconsin, meanwhile, will have their next action against Western Illinois.