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Axe game back on, Wisconsin will host Minnesota on Saturday

11-30-Badgers-at-Minnesota-Golden-Gophers

The battle for Paul Bunyan's Axe is back on this season for the Badgers and Gophers. The Big Ten announced its week 9 matchups for this season. Minnesota will play Wisconsin in Madison on Saturday, December 19.

This game was originally scheduled for November 28, but was canceled due to COVID-19 complications with the Gophers.

The Badgers are (2-3) overall, and are coming off a 28-7 loss to Iowa. Wisconsin has lost three straight games.

Minnesota is (3-3) overall, and defeated Nebraska 24-17 in their most recent game. The Gophers have won two straight games.

The Badgers currently have possession of The Axe. Kickoff for Saturday is set for 3 p.m. at Camp Randall Stadium.

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