After winning 3 straight national titles, Hawkeye wrestling has not been on top of the podium since 2010.
Iowa ranked 3rd in the latest poll behind Penn State and Oklahoma State
It was a big dual on the road today at #4 Minnesota.
125…2-time national champ Matt McDonough a 6-3 decision over David Thorn.
133…Tony Ramos…8-2 winner over Chris Dardanes…6-0 Hawkeyes.
141…Mark Ballweg with a late takedown to beat Nick Dardanes, 3-1 making it 9-0 Hawks.
Gophers win the final 5 matches, to tie it at 15.
But the Hawks win on criteria leaving it 16-15 over Minnesota.