Per ESPN: Melvin Gordon rushed for an Outback Bowl-record 251 and three touchdowns and Rafael Gaglianone kicked a 25-yard field goal in overtime to give No. 18 Wisconsin a 34-31 victory over No. 19 Auburn on Thursday.
Gordon scored on runs of 25, 53 and 6 yards, bouncing back from a subpar performance in the Big Ten championship game to threaten Barry Sanders' FBS single-season rushing record. Complete Recap Box Score Top Performers:
Passing: N. Marshall (AUB) - 217 YDS, 2 TD
Rushing: M. Gordon (WIS) - 34 CAR, 251 YDS, 3 TD
Receiving: R. Louis (AUB) - 1 REC, 66 YDS, 1 TD