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.