Montee Ball ties TD record

Updated: November 17, 2012, 8:32 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin running back Montee Ball tied the major college career touchdown record, scoring on a 7-yard run against Ohio State (No. 6 AP) on Saturday.

It was the 78th touchdown of Ball's career, matching the mark by Travis Prentice of Miami (Ohio) in 1999. Ball already has a share of the FBS single-season touchdown record, matching Barry Sanders' long-standing mark of 39 last year.

Taking a handoff from Curt Phillips, Ball ran hard up the middle. He cut to the ...

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