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Match recap: Iowa tops Gophers wrestling

  • Article by: PATRICK REUSSE
  • Star Tribune
  • January 26, 2013 - 8:22 PM

NO. 4 IOWA 16, NO. 3 GOPHERS 15

Saturday's recap: The Gophers and Hawkeyes split 10 bouts, but the victory went to Iowa because it had more match points (41-33) -- the third tiebreaker. Iowa won the first three matches and five of the first six to take a 15-3 lead. Gophers victories by Logan Storley (174), Kevin Steinhaus (184), Scott Schiller (197) and Tony Nelson (heavyweight) in the final four matches made it 15-15.

All-time series: Iowa leads 70-25-1. The Hawkeyes have won eight of the past nine duals against the Gophers.

2012-13 records: Gophers 11-2, 5-1 Big Ten; Hawkeyes 15-1, 5-0

Attendance: Announced crowd of 8,254 at Williams Arena

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