“He just needs to keep wrestling and that was a back-and-forth match,” Brands said. Escapes — Iowa 15, Penn State 10. He followed with a dominant 20-5 technical fall over Carter Happel at 141. No. I think moving forward we can build on this.”. The match started with fireworks from a big headlock from Hall. Brands did not have an update on the severity of DeSanto’s injury after the dual. Wrestled hard.”. Penn State vs Iowa Results. 3 Michael Kemerer over No. 1 Spencer Lee of Iowa in their bout at 125 lbs. 1 Iowa at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Friday, falling 19-17 in a matchup of biblical proportions. Exciting matches, a couple surprises, dominating performances and an uncertain outcome until the final bout. It’s been that way my whole life. 1 Mark Hall at 174 lbs. Cassioppi scored takedowns in the first and third, amassing 3:08 of riding time for another point. 2 at 165 and 174 pounds, respectively. The Hawkeyes relied on an upset by No. 1 VS. 2 Top-ranked Iowa vs. No. You can find Jarod watching his favorite sports teams (Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics, or Indianapolis Colts ~ don't ask him how), eating Chipotle, or scrolling through social media. Lugo scored a takedown, two penalty points for stalling and riding time to down Jarod Verkleeren. 16 Seth Nevills found himself in a similar situation with the match on the line against No. 1 Mark Hall, 11-6. 2 Austin DeSanto. Lugo set the tone early with a quick takedown and rideout in the first period, before three stall calls against Verkleeren and a riding time point made it 6-1 in favor of Lugo. Kemerer led 5-4 after a first period filled with a few takedowns and reversals. The Big Ten dual averaged 342,955 viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research, which eclipsed the Ohio State vs. Penn State meet in 2018 (309,265 viewers) by +11%. “Overall, our team had a chance to win against a really good team,” Penn State Coach Cael Sanderson told trackwrestling.com. The Hawkeyes and Nittany Lions broadcast capped a run of three consecutive nights in which BTN featured the highest-rated college sporting event across all television networks. The Nittany Lions won only four of the 10 matches against a Pennsylvania-filled Iowa roster. 3 Tony Cassioppi. It’s a fistfight, not a (real) fistfight because you get in trouble saying that, but a fistfight back-and-forth. 10 Aaron Brooks defeated No. Officials — Matt Sorochinsky, Curt Frost. The technical fall was his eighth this season. “He stayed in there. “I’ll have to go back and watch the match. “The goal is in March. His win cut Penn State’s lead to 11-7. He attempted to continue, but injury defaulted before the first period expired. It was good to go out there and get this win and prove to myself, but at the same time nationals is what we’re looking to. The dual began with Brandon Meredith losing by technical fall at the 3:17 mark to No. We’re going to keep getting better every day until then.”. Second-ranked Nick Lee continued the momentum for Penn State. The freshman wrestled strong on top and didn’t give Assad much to work with over two minutes of riding time. Jarod Kutz is a junior majoring in public relations and minoring in business. 3 Pat Lugo pulled out a win over Jarod Verkleeren. At heavyweight, No. The match entered the third and final period tied 2-2, but a Warner escape to start the third and riding time helped him win 4-2. 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From the very beginning, Lee showed why he is the best 125-pounder the country, scoring only three takedowns but wracking up 10 near-fall points to win 16-1 and give Iowa an early 5-0 lead. “Honestly, it’s a blur to me,” Kemerer said. During the first neutral scramble, DeSanto was injured. 3 Ohio State, Kirk Herbstreit ‘Still Confused’ Over Game-Ending Call In Penn State’s Season Opener, West Halls Loses Power In Widespread Outage, The Best College GameDay Signs From Penn State-Ohio State, State College Police Searching For ‘Persons Of Interest’ Following Penn State-Indiana Parties, Videos Surface Appearing To Show Large-Scale Penn State Football Apartment Parties, DraftKings Reportedly Refunding Penn State Bettors After Controversial Call, ‘Absolute Bullshit’: Fans React To Penn State-Indiana Officiating, https://onwardstate.com/2020/01/31/no-2-penn-state-wrestling-outlasted-by-no-1-iowa-19-17/. The two-time NCAA champion improved to 11-0 overall, recording bonus points in each bout. The third time was a charm, posting a 7-5 decision at 165. “16,000 people or whatever the crowd was, I don’t think anybody left.”. 8 Abe Assad 7-3 in a huge match for the Nittany Lions. From a spooky blue moon to College GameDay’s triumphant return, here’s a few things we noticed this weekend. However, Marinelli managed to pick up two points off a reversal in the final seconds of the period. He was calm.”. Although nine of Iowa’s wrestlers were ranked in the top 10 of their respective weight classes, the Nittany Lions led throughout the evening and held the advantage heading into to the final match of the evening. Iowa responded with consecutive 6-1 decisions from No. 2 Penn State is on the marquee, but two weight classes inside the dual feature the country’s top-ranked wrestlers. The first point of the match came with an escape by Marinelli to start the second period. Young posted a first-period takedown, reversal in the second and more than two minutes of riding time to beat Bo Pipher. Second-ranked Kemerer defeated No. Through 12 broadcasts, BTN?s average audience for wrestling telecasts this season is 116,043 viewers, an increase of +67% from the 2018-19 season. Ever wished you could break a sweat with the Symbol of Our Best? 3 Ohio State In 38-25 Halloween Loss, Gameday Coverage: No. Strong wrestling by Kemerer to finish the match brought Iowa back within one. Iowa's Michael Kemerer wrestles Penn State's Mark Hall in their 174-pound match at the Iowa Hawkeyes' wrestling dual with the Penn State Nittany Lions at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa … fall Brandon Meredith, 16-1 (3,0), 133 — Roman Bravo-Young (PSU) won by injury default over Austin DeSanto (2,0), 141 — Nick Lee (PSU) tech. Spencer Lee (125) gave Iowa the start it hoped for, energizing the crowd by putting Brandon Meredith on his back in the opening moment and rolling to a 16-1 technical fall. to help set up the comeback win. Results; Training; Films ; Careers; Contact; FAQ ... 7. 1 Vincenzo Joseph outlasted No. 1 Iowa 19-17, The Nittany Lion To Host Live ‘Home Work-In’ May 3, Sue Paterno Donates $100,000 To Support Students Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, No. At 133 lbs., the Nittany Lions responded as No. Create a free account to unlock this article! Photo Story 2 Penn State in a Big Ten Conference wrestling dual in front of a sellout crowd of 14,905, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. 2 Penn State wrestling came up short in its dual against No. “Just another wrestling match,” Cassioppi said. With one bout to go, Penn State led 17-16. 1 Iowa vs. No. On Jan. 31, No. 18 Penn State vs. No. The freshman heavyweight capped a solid finish that saw Iowa take three of the final four matches, including Jacob Warner’s 4-2 decision over Shakur Rasheed to set up Cassioppi’s heroics. Mar 17 - Dec 31, 2020 - 9:00 AM. On Thursday, Iowa vs. Maryland men?s basketball averaged 455,490 viewers en route to the top spot. The official Wrestling page for the Penn State University Nittany Lions Get Started Already a subscriber? He was unfazed by the stakes of just his fifth home match. By using this site you agree to its Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use. Follow @kutz53 on Twitter or shoot him an email at [email protected]. On Jan. 31, No. At 184 lbs., No. Iowa was also deducted a team point during the first injury time, making it 6-4 in favor of Penn State after two. Digital consumption from the event featured an additional 802,574 minutes of streaming via the FOX Sports app and 2.2M minutes watched for social content across Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Good things happen the less I think (and) the more I just do it.”. en route to a 20-5 technical fall win that extended Penn State’s lead to 11-4. 2020 Penn State vs Iowa | Big Ten Wrestling (Audio Only) Feb 1 . 125 — Spencer Lee (I) tech. 18 Penn State Haunted By No. 2 Penn State became the most-watched wrestling telecast in BTN history as well as the day?s highest-rated college sporting event across all networks. Hwt. The Hawkeyes will have seven wrestlers in the semis when they begin at … Feb 8, 2015 Mark Bader. Iowa managed to stop the bleeding at 149 lbs. 3 Michael Kemerer of Iowa in their bout at 174 lbs 11-6. It’s just believing in what God’s given me and just letting it happen. Interestingly, Penn State only won two of the first five matches, but still owned an 11-10 lead at the midway point. 3 Pat Lugo at 149 and fourth-ranked Kaleb Young at 157. Happel failed to slow down Lee’s offense throughout the remainder of the bout as the Nittany Lion ran away with the technical fall win. Iowa has roared ahead in the team race at the Big Ten Championships thanks to a hefty haul of semifinalists. “It’s a good feeling,” Kemerer said. At 157 lbs., Bo Pipher fell to No. Riding-time points — Iowa 5, Penn State 1. 4 Roman Bravo-Young and No. Iowa’s Alex Marinelli and Michael Kemerer are ranked No. “I was just satisfied, doing my part,” Cassioppi said. Iowa City, IA . 2 Alex Marinelli of Iowa by picking up the 7-5 decision in their bout at 165 lbs. No. The tide shifted to the Nittany Lions during the 133-pound match between Penn State’s No. 1-ranked and two-time Iowa national champion captured his first Big Ten title on Sunday, becoming the first of 10 champions at the 2020 … fall Carter Happel, 20-5 (7,0), 149 — Pat Lugo (I) dec. Jarod Verkleeren, 6-1 (1,0), 157 — Kaleb Young (I) dec. Bo Pipher, 6-1 (1,0), 165 — Vincenzo Joseph (PSU) dec. Alex Marinelli, 7-5 (1,1), 174 — Michael Kemerer (I) dec. Mark Hall, 11-6 (3,1), 184 — Aaron Brooks (PSU) dec. Abe Assad, 7-3 (2,0), 197 — Jacob Warner (I) dec. Shakur Rasheed, 4-2 (1,0). The duo continually exchanged scores until Kemerer’s reversal at the end of the first gave him a 5-4 lead. A perfect gift for any Hawkeye fan! An escape by Hall evened the match up 5-5 to start the second. The Nittany Lions won only four of the 10 matches against a Pennsylvania-filled Iowa roster. 1 Mark Hall fell to No. 2 Alex Marinelli. Cassioppi proved to be too much for Nevills as he shut out Nevills 7-0, scoring two takedowns in the process. 2 Penn State wrestling came up short in its dual against No. “Love it,” Iowa Coach Tom Brands said after thumping the table at the start of the post-dual news conference.