"It seemed like it was from everywhere," he said of the pressure. "They are just big dudes and they're hard to block. We weren't used to it."

Dangerous sophomore Ladarius Vanlier, who had a 93-yard punt return for a TD last week against NAIA school Cumberland, was never a factor Saturday on special teams.

The student section began clearing out early in the fourth quarter on the humid afternoon, content with another Badger blowout. Wisconsin held huge edges in total offense (606-113) and first downs (29-6).

Wisconsin got the reps and confidence boost it needed headed into much tougher game next weekend at Arizona State.