As their team got a signature win, after the victory, Illinois fans stormed the field. Wisconsin essentially got caught looking forward to the next weeks game against Ohio State.
The Badgers hoped roll in their battle and hadnt trailed this season but they blew a nine-point result at the final 9:46.
Wisconsin led Illinois 20-7 in the third quarter and at a single point from the second half, their win opportunity was 98.2 percent based on ESPNs game predictor.
Heisman Trophy contender Jonathan Taylor ran for 132 yards and one touchdown on 28 carries but also had a fumble in Illinois territory from the fourth quarter which helped spark the competitors comeback.
Tony Adams intercepted Jack Coan midfield to play with, which would result in the game-winning field objective with 2:33. Afterward, a run by Dre Brown set McCourt up to create the game-winner. Brown ran for 70 yards on 11 carries, Reggie Corbin ran for 83 yards and one touchdown on 17 carries and Brandon Peters finished 9 of 21 passes for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Here really is the biggest upset of the season and the Big Ten stage spread. Based on ESPN Stats & Info, Illinois is the first group to win as more than a 30-point underdog as Iowa State (+30.5) against No. 3 Oklahoma on October 7, 2017.