Nittany Lions edge Michigan
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team won four of the first five bouts and six of 10 overall to down No. 15 Michigan for a Big Ten dual meet win on Friday night.
Coach Cael Sanderson’s squad received big wins in the lower weights to post a 19-15 win in front of a sold-out Cliff Keen Arena crowd.
125-Conaway, PSU, dec. Youtsey, 3-2. 133-Gulibon, PSU, dec. Bruno, 9-3. 141-Moss, PSU, dec. Fisher, 6-3. 149-Beitz, PSU, dec. Pantaleo, 6-4. 157-Murphy, M, dec. Frey, 3-1.
165-Massa, M, dec. Hammond, 6-3. 174-Brown, PSU, maj. dec. Salazar, 12-2. 184-Abounader, M, pinned McCutcheon, WBF (3:52). 197-McIntosh, PSU, dec. Huntley, 3-2. 285-Coon, M, dec. Gingrich, 5-2.
Records: Penn State (9-2, 5-2 Big Ten); Michigan (5-4, 3-3 Big Ten).