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Rising Stars: Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin Badgers
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Rising Stars: Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin Badgers
Saturday November 15th, 2014

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon leapt over a diving defender near the sideline on the way to a 62-yard touchdown run in the second quarter of Saturday's game against Nebraska.

Gordon burst around the right side and exploded over Huskers safety Corey Cooper before sprinting down the sideline and into the end zone. The score narrowed Nebraska's lead to seven points (17-10).

[ESPN]

Over 10 games this season, Gordon has rushed for 1,501 yards and 19 touchdowns on 198 carries. The junior ranks first in the nation with 166.78 rushing yards per game.

The Badgers are 7-2 (4-1) this season.

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