BTN.com staff, October 6, 2012
Think Nathan Scheelhaase was excited about his first touchdown run since Week 1? Well, the Illinois quarterback did attempt to high-five an official following his second-quarter run Saturday at Wisconsin. To little surprise the ref wanted no part of the high-five. Scheelhaase had reason to be excited, though, as his scoring scamper gave Illinois its first lead, 7-0, since it struck first in a Week 4's 52-24 home loss to Louisiana Tech.
Illinois didn't have much to celebrate the rest of the way Saturday en route to a 31-14 loss at Camp Randall Stadium.
Scheelhaase explained his motive behind the high-five on Twitter:
Catch up on all the action and video highlights from Wisconsin's win over Illinois on our Illinois at Wisconsin page.