Wrestling roundup: No. 1 Penn State steamrolls Purdue

No. 1 Penn State tallied a dominant 35-3 road victory at Purdue on Sunday. The Nittany Lions received pins from David Taylor and Ed Ruth in the win. The Nittany Lions (7-0, 4-0) won all but one match, as Purdue’s Ivan Lopouchanski managed to card a victory over James English in the 149-pount bout. Watch our highlights here and read the full recap at GoPSUSports.com.

125: #2 Nico Megaludis PSU dec. #17 Camden Eppert PUR, 5-1 3-0
133: Jordan Conaway PSU maj. dec. Danny Sabatello PUR, 13-4 7-0
141: Bryan Pearsall PSU dec. Brandon Nelsen PUR, 4-2 10-0
149: #13 Ivan Lopouchanski PUR dec. James English PSU, 5-2 10-3
157: James Vollrath PSU dec. Tommy Churchard PUR, 12-9 13-3
165: #2 David Taylor PSU pinned Doug Welch PUR, WBF (2:41) 19-3
174: #3 Matt Brown PSU maj. dec. Kyle Mosier PUR, 15-3 23-3
184: #1 Ed Ruth PSU pinned Dion Crowder PUR, WBF (3:42) 29-3
197: #3 Quentin Wright PSU dec. #17 Braden Atwood PUR, 7-1 32-3
285: #16 Jon Gingrich PSU dec. Alex White PUR, 4-1 35-3

IOWA 27, MICHIGAN STATE 12: Iowa improved to 4-0 in the Big Ten with a 27-12 win over Michigan State on Sunday at Jenison Field House. The Hawkeyes (14-1, 4-0) won seven of nine matches and scored bonus points in four bouts. Read full recap at HawkeyeSports.com.

125 – #1 Matt McDonough (IA) dec. Brenan Lyon (MSU), 8-2; 3-0
133 – #2 Tony Ramos (IA) major dec. Brandon Fifield (MSU), 15-4; 7-0
141 – #9 Mark Ballweg (IA) major dec. Nicholas Trimble (MSU), 14-4; 11-0
149 – Dan Osterman (MSU) dec. #17 Michael Kelly (IA), 10-4; 11-3
157 – #1 Derek St. John (IA) dec. Ryan Watts (MSU), 12-6; 14-3
165 – #19 Nick Moore (IA) pinned Nick Proctor (MSU), 6:39; 20-3
174 – #6 Mike Evans (IA) major dec. Jordan Wohlfert (MSU), 12-2; 24-3
184 – #19 John Rizqallah (MSU) dec. #11 Ethen Lofthouse (IA), 6-3; 24-6
197 – Nathan Burak (IA) dec. Luke Jones (MSU), 7-4; 27-6
285 – Mike McClure (IA) win by forfeit; 27-12

OHIO STATE 29, WISCONSIN 10: The No. 6 Ohio State wrestling team earned its third Big Ten win of the season Sunday afternoon when it beat No. 19 Wisconsin, 29-10, in St. John Arena. The Buckeyes improve to 9-2 overall, while the Badgers drop to 6-4 overall and 3-2 in the conference. Read full recap at OhioStateBuckeyes.com.

133 – No. 3 Tyler Graff (WIS) maj. dec. Kyle Visconti, 25-11
141 – No. 2 Hunter Stieber pinned Thomas Kelliher (WIS), 1:22
149 – Coulthurst Schmitt (WIS) dec. No. 14 Cam Tessari, 8-7
157 – Josh Demas dec. Charles York, (WIS), 5-3
165 – Mark Martin dec. Frank Cousins Jr. (WIS), 8-3
174 – No. 7 Nick Heflin dec. Scott Liegel (WIS), 6-1
184 – No. 15 Kenny Courts tech. fall Benjamin Cox (WIS), 16-0
197 – No. 9 Andrew Campolattano dec. No. 20 Jackson Hein (WIS), 3-2
HWT – Connor Medbery (WIS) dec. No. 12 Peter Capone, 5-2
125 – No. 12 Nikko Triggas pinned Matthew Cavallaris (WIS), 0:45

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Todd Sandman on 1/21/2013 @ 11:17pm EDT Said:

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