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No. 1 Penn State Wrestlers Down No. 3 OSU

The Nittany Lion wrestling squad extended its unbeaten streak by rolling over the Buckeyes 24-14 at home.

Penn State's No. 1 wrestling squad expected a battle from No. 3 Ohio State in front of a sold out crowd of 15,883 in the Bryce Jordan Center this weekend. The crowd was the second largest in Penn State history and the third largest in NCAA history for the sport.

While Ohio State gave some fight, in the end it was no match for the Nittany Lions. PSU moved to 13-0, 8-0 in Big Ten competition with the 24-14 victory.

Here is a review of how the competition broke down:

125: No. 1 Nathan Tomasello OSU dec. #4 Nico Megaludis PSU, 3-1 / 0-3
133: No. 5 Jordan Conaway PSU dec. No. 10 Johnni DiJulius OSU, 8-4 / 3-3
141: No. 4 Micah Jordan OSU dec. No. 14 Jimmy Gulibon PSU, 6-3 / 3-6
149: No. 1 Zain Retherford PSU pinned Sal Marandino OSU, WBF (2:31) / 9-6
157: No. 1 Jason Nolf PSU maj. dec. No. 11 Jake Ryan OSU, 19-6 / 13-6
165: No. 2 Bo Jordan OSU dec. Geno Morelli PSU, 3-2 / 13-9
174: No. 1 Bo Nickal PSU dec. No. 14 Myles Martin OSU, 11-5 / 16-9
184: No. 9 Matt McCutcheon PSU dec. No. 13 Kenny Courts OSU, 4-0 / 19-9
197: No. 1 Morgan McIntosh PSU tech fall Josh Fox OSU, 24-9 (TF; 7:00) / 24-9
285: No. 2 Kyle Snyder OSU tech fall Jan Johnson PSU, 24-9 (TF; 4:00) / 24-14 

Next the Nittany Lions are at Lehigh on Friday, February 12 at 7 pm.


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