Nate Gallick protected his record (now 25-0) with a technical fall against Ethan Kyle. Gallick dominated the match from the first whistle and finished with a 24-9 victory. After finishing the weekend unscathed, Gallick will surely take the top spot at 141-pounds.
Junior Trent Paulson beat No. 13 Kevin Ward 5-3 at 157-pounds. Ward, who defeated Paulson last year to claim the 157-pound Big 12 title, has continued to move up the rankings throughout the year. Paulson proved his No. 3 ranking was no joke and Ward had no answer for Paulson's strength.
After seeing his junior campaign
have more ups and downs that most roller coasters, Kurt Backes appears to have
found his groove. A day after
defeating No. 13 Justin Dyer of
The Cyclones face