April 23, 2014

#13 NU wrestling falls to #2 Iowa

The No. 13 Nebraska wrestling team took a 4-0 lead against No. 2 Iowa but lost 31-7 on Sunday afternoon at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. With the loss, the Huskers fall to 10-5 on the season and 4-4 in Big Ten duals. The Hawkeyes improve to 18-1, with an 8-0 record in the Big Ten. Iowa won the regular season Big Ten title with the victory.

Official Results

149: #11 Jake Sueflohn (NEB) by major dec. over Brody Grothus (IOWA), 8-0 (NEB 4, IOWA 0)

157: #1 Derek St. John (IOWA) by dec. over #6 James Green (NEB), 6-4 (NEB 4, IOWA 3)

165: #13 Nick Moore (IOWA) by pin over Austin Wilson (NEB), 6:41 (IOWA 9, NEB 4)

174: #4 Mike Evans (IOWA) by dec. over #2 Robert Kokesh (NEB), 9-6 (IOWA 12, NEB 4)

184: #8 Josh Ihnen (NEB) by sudden victory over Grant Gambrall (IOWA), 5-1 (IOWA 12, NEB 7)

*One-point deduction for Iowa because of unsportsmanlike conduct (IOWA 11, NEB 7)

197: #19 Nathan Burak (IOWA) by sudden victory over Caleb Kolb (NEB), 3-1 (IOWA 14, NEB 7)

HWT: #6 Bobby Telford (IOWA) by dec. over Spencer Johnson (NEB), 6-2 (IOWA 17, NEB 7)

125: #1 Matt McDonough (IOWA) by tech. fall over Eric Coufal (NEB), 20-5 (IOWA 22, NEB 7)

133: #2 Tony Ramos (IOWA) by pin over Shawn Nagel (NEB), 4:05 (IOWA 28, NEB 7)

141: #8 Mark Ballweg (IOWA) by dec. over Ridge Kiley (NEB), 6-1 (IOWA 31, NEB 7)