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Top ranked Iowa wrestlers rally past #7 Ohio State

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (KWWL) -  The #1 Iowa wrestling team won matches at the final 4 weights to rally past #7 Ohio State for an 18-14 win.

The Buckeyes opened the meet winning 4 of the first 6 matches. That included some big bonus points at 141 where top ranked Logan Schrieber picked up a 15-0 technical fall over #6 Josh Dziewa.

Soon after, the Hawkeyes rally began picking up 4 straight decisions to end the meet. It all came down to the heavyweight match. Iowa's Bobby Telford, ranked 3rd, shut-out 10th ranked Nick Tavanello 4-0 to clinch the meet for the Hawks.

Iowa will step out of conference when they travel to Oklahoma State next Sunday.



#1 IOWA 18, #7 Ohio State 14

125 -- #4 Thomas Gilman (IOWA) dec. #8 Nathan Tomasello (OSU), 2-1 TB1; 3-0

133 -- #9 Johnni DiJulius (OSU) dec. #4 Cory Clark (IOWA), 7-5; 3-3

141 -- #1 Logan Stieber (OSU) tech. fall #6 Josh Dziewa (IOWA), 15-0; 3-8

149 -- #10 Brandon Sorensen (IOWA) dec. #5 Hunter Stieber (OSU), 9-7; 6-8

157 -- #6 Josh Demas (OSU) dec. Michael Kelly (IOWA), 5-2; 6-11

165 -- #9 Bo Jordan (OSU) dec. #7 Nick Moore (IOWA), 9-2; 6-14

174 -- #3 Mike Evans (IOWA) dec. #12 Mark Martin (OSU), 5-2; 9-12

184 -- #8 Sammy Brooks (IOWA) dec. #12 Kenny Courts (OSU), 3-2; 12-14

197 -- #6 Nathan Burak (IOWA) dec. #7 Kyle Snyder (OSU), 2-1; 15-14

285 -- #3 Bobby Telford (IOWA) dec. #10 Nick Tavanello (OSU), 4-0; 18-14

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