By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
According to our simulation, the No. 6 Wisconsin Badgers won the Capital One Orange Bowl. They defeated the No. 11 Miami (Florida) Hurricanes, 24-13, at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
The Badgers, according to our simulation, will end their 2017 campaign with a 13-1 record. The Hurricanes will end their season, the simulation suggests, with a three-game losing streak, dropping to 10-3.
Badgers quarterback Alex Hornibrook went 17 of 29 for 300 passing yards. He also had three touchdowns and three interceptions.
Jonathan Taylor had 12 carries for 47 yards. Garrett Groshek had four carries for 39 yards. Rachid Ibrahim had two carries for 18 yards.
Danny Davis had three receptions for 100 yards and two touchdowns. A.J. Taylor had five receptions for 95 yards. Kyle Penniston had two receptions for 39 yards, including a touchdown. Troy Fumagalli had two receptions for 27 yards.
Badgers kicker Rafael Gaglianone also made a field goal.
Hurricanes quarterback Malik Rosier went 20 of 38 for 206 passing yards.
Travis Homer had 17 carries for 70 yards, including a touchdown. Rosier had 10 carries for 32 yards.
Michael Irvin II had two receptions for 61 yards. Braxton Berrios had eight receptions for 40 yards. Darrell Langham had two receptions for 35 yards. Homer also had three receptions for 25 yards.
Hurricanes kicker Michael Badgley also made two field goals.