B1G History: Rutgers Wrestling Blanks Michigan State

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers Wrestling made history Friday at the RAC with its first shutout in Big Ten action. The Scarlet knights topped Michigan State 34-0 in dominating fashion.

No. 8 Rutgers (11-2, 2-1) 34, Michigan State (0-7, 0-2) 0

Dual started at 125 pounds

Location: Rutgers Athletic Center (Piscataway, N.J.)

Attendance: 3,360

125: Sean McCabe (RU) dec. over Mitch Rogaliner (MSU) 3-2; Rutgers leads 3-0

133: No. 19/NR/18 Anthony Giraldo (RU) dec. over Garth Yenter (MSU), 4-0; Rutgers leads 6-0

141: No. 4/4/5 Anthony Ashnault (RU) dec. over Javier Gasca III (MSU) 4-3; Rutgers leads 9-0

149: Tyson Dippery (RU) tech fall over Kaelan Richards (MSU) 18-0; Rutgers leads 14-0

157: No. 15/15/14 Richie Lewis (RU) dec. over Joseph Johnson (MSU) 8-3;  Rutgers leads 17-0

165: No. 10/6/4 Anthony Perrotti (RU) dec. over Dean Vettese (MSU) 5-1; Rutgers leads 20-0

174: No. NR/20/NR Phillip Bakuckas (RU) dec. over Shane Shadaia (MSU) 8-3; Rutgers leads 23-0

184: Anthony Pafumi (RU) dec. over Schwan Shadaia (MSU) 15-3; Rutgers leads 27-0

197: Hayden Hrymack (RU) dec. over Joseph Cooper (MSU) 4-2; Rutgers leads 30-0

285: No. 16/16/15 Billy Smith (RU) major dec. over Dimitrus Renfroe (MSU) 11-1; Rutgers wins 34-0­


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