CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) -- Wisconsin and Nebraska become the first Big Ten football game to be canceled in 2020.

This comes after reports saying the Badgers had 12 members of their team test positive for COVID-19.

The Illini played Wisconsin on Friday night.

Today, WAND had it confirmed from a spokesperson with Illinois football that the team currently has zero positive COVID-19 cases.

As of right now, the game between Purdue and Illinois is still on.

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