Archived Blog: Wrestling vs. Nebraska

The Wisconsin wrestling team faced Nebraska, Jan. 21, 2011 in Madison, Wis. Allison Metcalf in the Athletic Communications chronicled all the bout-by-bout action as Wisconsin defeated Nebraska, 22-15. 
 No. 4 Wrestling vs. No. 16 Nebraska Gameday Blog(01/21/2011) 
6:46
Jordan Ozer: 
Welcome to the No. 4 Wisconsin wrestling vs. No. 16 Nebraska Gameday Blog!
Friday January 21, 2011 6:46 Jordan Ozer
6:48
Jordan Ozer: 
Kalvin York is the only Badger out on the mat right now but the entire Nebraska squad is currently out there warming up
Friday January 21, 2011 6:48 Jordan Ozer
6:49
Jordan Ozer: 
This is definitely the biggest crowd the Badgers have seen this year as people continue to spill in the UW Field House in Madison, Wis.
Friday January 21, 2011 6:49 Jordan Ozer
6:50
Jordan Ozer: 
For those of you who aren't from the Midwest, it's currently -2 degrees in Madison, so to see such a large crowd despite the cool temperatures is just another testament to the great fan base we have here at Wisconsin
Friday January 21, 2011 6:50 Jordan Ozer
6:51
Jordan Ozer: 
The Badgers enter the matchup with an 8-1-1 overall record after most recently tying then-No. 15 Illinois, 19-19 and the Huskers are 9-2-0 overall.
Friday January 21, 2011 6:51 Jordan Ozer
6:52
Jordan Ozer: 
Dopnp't forget, tonight's dual will be broadcast LIVE on the Big Ten Network!
Friday January 21, 2011 6:52 Jordan Ozer
6:52
Jordan Ozer: 
It's your first opportunity to see a Wisconsin dual on the BTN, so be sure to tune in!
Friday January 21, 2011 6:52 Jordan Ozer
6:54
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Thank You doing this blog!!
Friday January 21, 2011 6:54 gordofromSD
6:54
Jordan Ozer: 
You are very welcome!
Friday January 21, 2011 6:54 Jordan Ozer
6:55
[Comment From KempyKempy: ] 
is Borlie in the lineup??
Friday January 21, 2011 6:55 Kempy
6:55
Jordan Ozer: 
Here are the tentative lineups for tonight:
• 125 lbs. - Tom Kelliher (UW) v. David Klingsheim (NEB)
• 133 lbs. - #3 Tyler Graff (UW) v. Ridge Kiley (NEB)
• 141 lbs. - Danny Arnel (UW) v. Mike Koehnlein (NEB)
• 149 lbs. - Shawn Perry (UW) v. Ross Grande (NEB)
• 157 lbs. - Kalvin York (UW) v. Cody Compton (NEB)
• 165 lbs. - John Prezzia (UW) v. #1 Jordan Burroughs (NEB)
• 174 lbs. - #19 Ben Jordan (UW) v. Caleb Kolb (NEB)
• 184 lbs. - #4 Travis Rutt (UW) v. #11 Josh Ihnen (NEB)
• 197 lbs - Derrick Borlie (UW) v. Andy Johnson (NEB)
• 285 lbs. - #19 Eric Bugenhagen (UW) v. #10 Tucker Lane (NEB)
Friday January 21, 2011 6:55 Jordan Ozer
6:57
[Comment From Karl KKarl K: ] 
love this format, thanks WI Madison
Friday January 21, 2011 6:57 Karl K
6:59
Jordan Ozer: 
As many of you have already noticed, junior Andrew Howe is not on the Badgers' lineup at 165 lbs. After suffering a leg injury against Illinois on Sunday, he will not wrestle tonight. His injury is still day-to-day at this point.
Friday January 21, 2011 6:59 Jordan Ozer
7:02
Jordan Ozer: 
Because the Pittsburgh/Penn State dual is running late on the BTN, the Wisconsin/Nebraska dual will be a bit delayed on the big screen
Friday January 21, 2011 7:02 Jordan Ozer
7:03
Jordan Ozer: 
They are currently announcing the lineups that I gave you above and Bugenhagen and Burroughs are now at center getting ready to do the toss
Friday January 21, 2011 7:03 Jordan Ozer
7:04
Jordan Ozer: 
It looks like we are starting at 157 lbs. tonight!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:04 Jordan Ozer
7:05
Jordan Ozer: 
At 157 lbs. it will be Wisconsin's Kalvin York vs. Nebraska's Cody Compton
Friday January 21, 2011 7:05 Jordan Ozer
7:06
Jordan Ozer: 
Compton takes the lead with a takedown with 2:20 left in the first period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:06 Jordan Ozer
7:06
Jordan Ozer: 
York answers with a reversal and it's now 2-2 with 2 minutes left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:06 Jordan Ozer
7:06
Jordan Ozer: 
York is currently starting to rack up riding time with 1:30 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:06 Jordan Ozer
7:07
Jordan Ozer: 
York is at 45 seconds of riding time with 1 minutes left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:07 Jordan Ozer
7:07
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Come on Kalvin!!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:07 gordofromSD
7:07
Jordan Ozer: 
Compton receives his first warning of the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 7:07 Jordan Ozer
7:08
Allison Metcalf: 
York earns a 3-point nearfall and takes the 5-2 lead with 20 seconds left in the first period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:08 Allison Metcalf
7:08
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the first period, York leads, 5-2
Friday January 21, 2011 7:08 Allison Metcalf
7:08
Allison Metcalf: 
York defers to start the second and they will start neutral to begin the second
Friday January 21, 2011 7:08 Allison Metcalf
7:09
Allison Metcalf: 
Kalvin earns his first takedown of the match and he leads 7-2
Friday January 21, 2011 7:09 Allison Metcalf
7:09
Allison Metcalf: 
York pins Compton at 3:32!!!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:09 Allison Metcalf
7:10
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin leads 6-0 heading into 165 lbs.
Friday January 21, 2011 7:10 Allison Metcalf
7:10
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin forfeits at 165 lbs. and the score is now 6-6
Friday January 21, 2011 7:10 Allison Metcalf
7:11
Allison Metcalf: 
We will take a 3 minute TV timeout before the 174-pound match
Friday January 21, 2011 7:11 Allison Metcalf
7:11
[Comment From GuestGuest: ] 
WOW, those are extra points I did not expect! Way to go York!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:11 Guest
7:11
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Come on Ben!!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:11 gordofromSD
7:11
Allison Metcalf: 
At 174 lbs. it will be #19 Ben Jordan vs. Nebraska's Caleb Kolb
Friday January 21, 2011 7:11 Allison Metcalf
7:12
[Comment From DanDan: ] 
why the forfeit? Thought we had a guy in that slot
Friday January 21, 2011 7:12 Dan
7:13
Allison Metcalf: 
I am not sure why we forfeited, I will have to find out after the dual
Friday January 21, 2011 7:13 Allison Metcalf
7:14
Allison Metcalf: 
Alright, we are back in action with Jordan vs. Kolb at 174 lbs.
Friday January 21, 2011 7:14 Allison Metcalf
7:14
Allison Metcalf: 
With 30 seconds gone in the first period, the wrestlers remain at neutral and the score is still 0-0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:14 Allison Metcalf
7:15
Allison Metcalf: 
Still not a lot of action at 174 lbs----1:30 left in the first period and we are still at a 0-0 deadlock
Friday January 21, 2011 7:15 Allison Metcalf
7:15
[Comment From GuestGuest: ] 
Come Ben, we need points all four of this weight!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:15 Guest
7:16
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan gets two hands on Kolb's right leg but he is unable to capitalize
Friday January 21, 2011 7:16 Allison Metcalf
7:17
Allison Metcalf: 
Everyone thought it was a takedown, but the ref says no and the score remains 0-0 with 20 seconds left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:17 Allison Metcalf
7:17
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the first period it's still 0-0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:17 Allison Metcalf
7:17
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan defers to start the second---Kolb chooses down
Friday January 21, 2011 7:17 Allison Metcalf
7:18
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan with two close takedown attempts.....but still nothing
Friday January 21, 2011 7:18 Allison Metcalf
7:18
Allison Metcalf: 
The duo wrestles off the mat and they return to center with Kolb on bottom
Friday January 21, 2011 7:18 Allison Metcalf
7:19
[Comment From PeterPeter: ] 
Did Kolb get an escape?
Friday January 21, 2011 7:19 Peter
7:19
Allison Metcalf: 
No, it's still 0-0 with 43 seconds left in the second period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:19 Allison Metcalf
7:19
Allison Metcalf: 
Kolb takes the 1-0 lead with an escape with 27 seconds left in the second period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:19 Allison Metcalf
7:20
Allison Metcalf: 
With nine seconds left in the second frame they return to center at neutral after wrestling off the mat
Friday January 21, 2011 7:20 Allison Metcalf
7:20
Allison Metcalf: 
Heading into the final period, Kolb leads Jordan, 1-0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:20 Allison Metcalf
7:20
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan chooses down to begin the final period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:20 Allison Metcalf
7:20
Allison Metcalf: 
Interesting side note: Coach Davis gave Jordan the option to choose how he wanted to start the final period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:20 Allison Metcalf
7:21
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan ties the score up with an escape---it is now 1-1 with 1:40 left in the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 7:21 Allison Metcalf
7:22
Allison Metcalf: 
Jordan now has 1:19 of riding time with 48 seconds left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 7:22 Allison Metcalf
7:23
Allison Metcalf: 
With 1:19 of riding time, Jordan defeats Kolb 2-1
Friday January 21, 2011 7:23 Allison Metcalf
7:23
Allison Metcalf: 
Wiusconsin now leads, 9-6 heading into 184 lbs.
Friday January 21, 2011 7:23 Allison Metcalf
7:23
Allison Metcalf: 
Now it's #4 Travis Rutt vs. #12 Josh Ihnen
Friday January 21, 2011 7:23 Allison Metcalf
7:24
Allison Metcalf: 
This is one of two matches of the night that has two ranked wrestlers competing
Friday January 21, 2011 7:24 Allison Metcalf
7:24
[Comment From GuestGuest: ] 
now, maybe some bonus points the next three matches:)!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:24 Guest
7:24
Allison Metcalf: 
With two minutes left in the first period, the score remains tied at 0-0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:24 Allison Metcalf
7:25
Allison Metcalf: 
They duo is still at the center of the mat at neutral with 1:30 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:25 Allison Metcalf
7:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Ihnen goes for Rutt's legs, but Rutt stays tough and doesn't budge----they are continuing to square off at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 7:26 Allison Metcalf
7:26
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the first period it's still Rutt 0, Ihnen 0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:26 Allison Metcalf
7:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Ihnen defers to start the second and Rutt chooses down
Friday January 21, 2011 7:26 Allison Metcalf
7:27
Allison Metcalf: 
Rutt earns an escape right off the bat and now leads 1-0 with 1:50 left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 7:27 Allison Metcalf
7:28
Allison Metcalf: 
Since Rutt's escape, this match has pretty much remained at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 7:28 Allison Metcalf
7:28
Allison Metcalf: 
30 seconds left in the second....
Friday January 21, 2011 7:28 Allison Metcalf
7:29
Allison Metcalf: 
Entering the final period, Rutt leads 1-0
Friday January 21, 2011 7:29 Allison Metcalf
7:29
Allison Metcalf: 
Nebraska starts down to start the third
Friday January 21, 2011 7:29 Allison Metcalf
7:30
Allison Metcalf: 
They return to center with Ihnen on bottom
Friday January 21, 2011 7:30 Allison Metcalf
7:30
Allison Metcalf: 
Ihnen gets an escape and it's 1-1 with 1:06 left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 7:30 Allison Metcalf
7:31
Allison Metcalf: 
Rutt gets a takedown to lead 3-1 with just over 30 seconds to go!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:31 Allison Metcalf
7:31
Allison Metcalf: 
Ihnen answers with an escape and Rutt leads 3-2 with 16 seconds to go
Friday January 21, 2011 7:31 Allison Metcalf
7:31
Allison Metcalf: 
Riding time is currently not a factor
Friday January 21, 2011 7:31 Allison Metcalf
7:31
Allison Metcalf: 
Rutt captures the 3-2 decision over Ihnen and the Badgers lead, 12-6
Friday January 21, 2011 7:31 Allison Metcalf
7:32
Allison Metcalf: 
At 197 lbs., its Wisconsin's Derrick Borlie vs. Andy Johnson
Friday January 21, 2011 7:32 Allison Metcalf
7:32
Allison Metcalf: 
We have another short TV timeout before the next bout gets underway
Friday January 21, 2011 7:32 Allison Metcalf
7:32
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Great Job Travis!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:32 gordofromSD
7:33
Allison Metcalf: 
Derrick looks psyched to get this one started as he continues to pace the mat
Friday January 21, 2011 7:33 Allison Metcalf
7:34
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Derrick has been awesome so far
Friday January 21, 2011 7:34 gordofromSD
7:35
Allison Metcalf: 
And we are underway at 197 lbs. !
Friday January 21, 2011 7:35 Allison Metcalf
7:35
Allison Metcalf: 
It's pretty clear that Borlie has at least six inches on Johnson, which makes for a pretty interesting matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 7:35 Allison Metcalf
7:36
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie is definitely getting low to the ground at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 7:36 Allison Metcalf
7:36
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson takes the lead with a takedown with just under two minutes left in the first period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:36 Allison Metcalf
7:37
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie narrows Johnson's lead with an escape with roughly 1:30 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:37 Allison Metcalf
7:37
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson now leads, 2-1
Friday January 21, 2011 7:37 Allison Metcalf
7:37
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie nearly earns a takedown, but the match goes off the mat and they return to center at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 7:37 Allison Metcalf
7:38
[Comment From ДемонДемон: ] 
Go badgers
Friday January 21, 2011 7:38 Демон
7:38
Allison Metcalf: 
Once again this bout goes off the mat----Johnson still leads, 2-1 with 20 seconds left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 7:38 Allison Metcalf
7:39
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the first period, the score remains 2-1---Johnson with the advantage
Friday January 21, 2011 7:39 Allison Metcalf
7:39
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie chooses down to begin the second
Friday January 21, 2011 7:39 Allison Metcalf
7:39
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie earns an escape and the score is now tied at 2-2 with 1:45 left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 7:39 Allison Metcalf
7:40
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie gets a good grip on both Johnson's legs and captures a takedown!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:40 Allison Metcalf
7:40
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie leads 4-2 with 1:07 left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 7:40 Allison Metcalf
7:41
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie is turning up the intensity and it's causing the volume to turn up here at the UW Field House
Friday January 21, 2011 7:41 Allison Metcalf
7:41
[Comment From UWfanUWfan: ] 
Allison you seem to know more about wrestling than bloggers in the past- did you wrestle?
Friday January 21, 2011 7:41 UWfan
7:42
Allison Metcalf: 
No, I didn't wrestle---but I am continuing to learn the ins and outs of this awesome sport!
Friday January 21, 2011 7:42 Allison Metcalf
7:42
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson earns an escape and Borlie leads 4-3 heading into the final period
Friday January 21, 2011 7:42 Allison Metcalf
7:43
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson earns a nifty escape that requires him to do a tumble----the score is now tied at 4-4
Friday January 21, 2011 7:43 Allison Metcalf
7:43
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson captures a takedown and now leads 6-4 with 1:20 left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 7:43 Allison Metcalf
7:44
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie decreaes his deficit with an escape and Johnson leads 6-5 with 1:14 left in the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 7:44 Allison Metcalf
7:44
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie currently has 29 seconds of riding time with 50 seconds left in the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 7:44 Allison Metcalf
7:45
Allison Metcalf: 
After Johnson puts Borlie in an uncomfortable position, the ref sends them back to center
Friday January 21, 2011 7:45 Allison Metcalf
7:45
Allison Metcalf: 
Borlie attempts a takedown at the edge of the mat but the duo wrestle off
Friday January 21, 2011 7:45 Allison Metcalf
7:45
Allison Metcalf: 
With 16 seconds to go Johnson leads 6-5
Friday January 21, 2011 7:45 Allison Metcalf
7:46
Allison Metcalf: 
Johnson earns another takedown and a nearfall (2 points) to earn a 10-5 win over Borlie
Friday January 21, 2011 7:46 Allison Metcalf
7:46
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin now leads 12-9 heading into heavyweight
Friday January 21, 2011 7:46 Allison Metcalf
7:46
Allison Metcalf: 
We will take another TV break before returning to action
Friday January 21, 2011 7:46 Allison Metcalf
7:47
Allison Metcalf: 
We will actually take a 12 minute intermission
Friday January 21, 2011 7:47 Allison Metcalf
7:48
Allison Metcalf: 
The intermission entertainment is some mini wrestlers from the Madison area
Friday January 21, 2011 7:48 Allison Metcalf
7:55
[Comment From BootsBoots: ] 
what are mini wrestlers?
Friday January 21, 2011 7:55 Boots
7:55
Allison Metcalf: 
They were from Poynette, Wis. ---- most likely under the age of 10! ---they were mini wrestlers, but MIGHTY cute
Friday January 21, 2011 7:55 Allison Metcalf
7:57
[Comment From BootsBoots: ] 
Pretty special to get on during a big time college dual
Friday January 21, 2011 7:57 Boots
7:57
Allison Metcalf: 
Most definitely. You could tell that they were pretty excited to be out on the mat in front of hundreds of Badger fans---the crowd was pretty excited too.
Friday January 21, 2011 7:57 Allison Metcalf
7:59
Allison Metcalf: 
We are now back to action and it's #10 Tucker Lane vs. #19 Eric Bugenhagen
Friday January 21, 2011 7:59 Allison Metcalf
8:00
Allison Metcalf: 
After one minute of wrestler, they two haven't really budged from neutral stance
Friday January 21, 2011 8:00 Allison Metcalf
8:01
Allison Metcalf: 
Still waiting for the advantage light to brighten----but we are still at neutral with 30 seconds left in the first period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:01 Allison Metcalf
8:01
Allison Metcalf: 
Tucker goes for Bug's right leg but he isn't able to pull off any points
Friday January 21, 2011 8:01 Allison Metcalf
8:02
Allison Metcalf: 
The score remains tied up at 0-0 to start the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:02 Allison Metcalf
8:02
Allison Metcalf: 
Lane chooses down to begin the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:02 Allison Metcalf
8:02
Allison Metcalf: 
Lane takes the 1-0 lead with an escape with just over 1:30 left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:02 Allison Metcalf
8:03
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen currently has 23 seconds of riding time with 15 seconds left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:03 Allison Metcalf
8:04
Allison Metcalf: 
Lane still leads 1-0
Friday January 21, 2011 8:04 Allison Metcalf
8:04
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen chooses down to begin the final period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:04 Allison Metcalf
8:05
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen earns an escape and ties it up at 1-1
Friday January 21, 2011 8:05 Allison Metcalf
8:05
Allison Metcalf: 
1:30 left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 8:05 Allison Metcalf
8:05
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen has 18 seconds of riding time with 1:20 left in the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 8:05 Allison Metcalf
8:05
Allison Metcalf: 
This just in: the attendance tonight is a season-high 1,348!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:05 Allison Metcalf
8:06
Allison Metcalf: 
It looks like this one could definitely go into OT with the score still tied at 1-1 with 10 seconds to go
Friday January 21, 2011 8:06 Allison Metcalf
8:06
Allison Metcalf: 
And we will enter overtime at heavyweight
Friday January 21, 2011 8:06 Allison Metcalf
8:07
Allison Metcalf: 
30 seconds left in the first OT
Friday January 21, 2011 8:07 Allison Metcalf
8:08
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen nearly racks in some points but isn't able to finish
Friday January 21, 2011 8:08 Allison Metcalf
8:08
Allison Metcalf: 
Now we are at the tiebreaker---Nebraska chooses down to start
Friday January 21, 2011 8:08 Allison Metcalf
8:08
Allison Metcalf: 
Lane working to escape but Bugenhagen is accumulating riding time!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:08 Allison Metcalf
8:09
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen holds him and we'll enter the second tiebreaker
Friday January 21, 2011 8:09 Allison Metcalf
8:09
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen starts down and escapes to lead 2-1
Friday January 21, 2011 8:09 Allison Metcalf
8:10
Allison Metcalf: 
Bugenhagen defeats Tucker Lane, 2-1, after two tiebreakers!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:10 Allison Metcalf
8:10
Allison Metcalf: 
At 125 lbs. it's Tom Kelliher vs. David Klingsheim
Friday January 21, 2011 8:10 Allison Metcalf
8:10
Allison Metcalf: 
The Badgers currently lead the dual, 15-9
Friday January 21, 2011 8:10 Allison Metcalf
8:10
[Comment From UWfanUWfan: ] 
:)
Friday January 21, 2011 8:10 UWfan
8:11
Allison Metcalf: 
With 2:22 left in the first they return to neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 8:11 Allison Metcalf
8:11
Allison Metcalf: 
Neither wrestler has the advantage and ref calls a re-start
Friday January 21, 2011 8:11 Allison Metcalf
8:12
Allison Metcalf: 
Klingsheim gets his first caution of the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 8:12 Allison Metcalf
8:12
Allison Metcalf: 
Score remains 0-0 with 1:50 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:12 Allison Metcalf
8:12
Allison Metcalf: 
Klingsheim gets ahold of Kelliher's left leg to obtain a takedown and lead 2-0 with 1:20 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:12 Allison Metcalf
8:14
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the first period, Klingsheim leads 2-0
Friday January 21, 2011 8:14 Allison Metcalf
8:14
Allison Metcalf: 
Kelliher defers and Klingsheim chooses neutral to start the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:14 Allison Metcalf
8:14
Allison Metcalf: 
Klingsheim currently has 1:27 of riding time on the clock
Friday January 21, 2011 8:14 Allison Metcalf
8:16
Allison Metcalf: 
Not much has happened in the second period here-----Klingsheim still has 1:27 of riding time and leads 2-0 with 30 seconds left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:16 Allison Metcalf
8:16
Allison Metcalf: 
Ref calls a restart and they return to center at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 8:16 Allison Metcalf
8:16
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the second period, Klingsheim leads Kelliher, 2-0
Friday January 21, 2011 8:16 Allison Metcalf
8:16
Allison Metcalf: 
Kelliher chooses neutral to start the final
Friday January 21, 2011 8:16 Allison Metcalf
8:17
Allison Metcalf: 
Klingsheim still has 1:27 of riding time with 1:45 left in the third
Friday January 21, 2011 8:17 Allison Metcalf
8:18
Allison Metcalf: 
with 1 minute left in the bout, Klingsheim still boasts a 2-0 advantage over Kelliher and 1:27 of RT
Friday January 21, 2011 8:18 Allison Metcalf
8:19
Allison Metcalf: 
After a teeth grinder, Kelliher drops a 3-0 decision to Klingsheim with 1:27 of riding time
Friday January 21, 2011 8:19 Allison Metcalf
8:19
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin now leads Nebraska, 15-12
Friday January 21, 2011 8:19 Allison Metcalf
8:22
Allison Metcalf: 
When we return at 133 lbs. it will be #3 Tyler Graff vs. Ridge Kiley
Friday January 21, 2011 8:22 Allison Metcalf
8:23
Allison Metcalf: 
And we are back in action!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:23 Allison Metcalf
8:23
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff takes the lead with his signature takedown with 2:11 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:23 Allison Metcalf
8:24
Allison Metcalf: 
Kiley answers with an escape and the score is now 2-1 with just over 2 minutes left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:24 Allison Metcalf
8:25
Allison Metcalf: 
Since Kiley's escape, it has remained at neutral----Graff has 8 seconds of riding time
Friday January 21, 2011 8:25 Allison Metcalf
8:25
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff captures his second takedown of the night and leads 4-1 with 30 seconds left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:25 Allison Metcalf
8:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff goes for the left leg but ends up wrapped around Kiley and the buzzer sounds for the end of the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:26 Allison Metcalf
8:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Kiley chooses down to start the second period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:26 Allison Metcalf
8:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff leads 4-1
Friday January 21, 2011 8:26 Allison Metcalf
8:26
Allison Metcalf: 
Kiley decreases his deficit with an escape to start the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:26 Allison Metcalf
8:27
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff with his third takedown and Kiley with his third escape----score is now Graff 6, Kiley 3 with 1 minute left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:27 Allison Metcalf
8:28
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff with his FOURTH single leg takedown of the night!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:28 Allison Metcalf
8:28
Allison Metcalf: 
he now leads 8-3 as time continues to expire in the second period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:28 Allison Metcalf
8:28
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the second period Graff leads 8-3 and has 1:20 of riding time
Friday January 21, 2011 8:28 Allison Metcalf
8:29
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff starts down to begin the final period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:29 Allison Metcalf
8:29
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff gets off the takedown streak and knocks down a reversal to lead 10-3
Friday January 21, 2011 8:29 Allison Metcalf
8:29
Allison Metcalf: 
Kiley answers with his fourth escape of the night and Graff now boasts a 10-4 advantage over the Husker with just over 1 minute left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 8:29 Allison Metcalf
8:30
Allison Metcalf: 
Takedown NUMBER 5 for Graff!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:30 Allison Metcalf
8:30
Allison Metcalf: 
Kiley gets another signature escape and Graff leads 12-5 with 11 seconds left in the bout
Friday January 21, 2011 8:30 Allison Metcalf
8:30
Allison Metcalf: 
Graff has 1:11 of riding time
Friday January 21, 2011 8:30 Allison Metcalf
8:31
Allison Metcalf: 
With 1:11 of riding time, Graff defeats Kiley by major decision, 13-5
Friday January 21, 2011 8:31 Allison Metcalf
8:31
Allison Metcalf: 
The Badgers now lead the Huskers with just two bouts to go
Friday January 21, 2011 8:31 Allison Metcalf
8:32
Allison Metcalf: 
At 141 lbs. it's Wisconsin's Danny Arnel vs. Nebraska's Mike Koehnlein
Friday January 21, 2011 8:32 Allison Metcalf
8:32
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehnlein goes for the single-leg and takes a 2-0 lead with 2:30 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:32 Allison Metcalf
8:33
Allison Metcalf: 
Arnel puts his mark on the board with an escape and Ko now leads 2-1 with 1:30 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:33 Allison Metcalf
8:33
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehnlein has 54 seconds of riding time with 1:29 left in the 1st frame
Friday January 21, 2011 8:33 Allison Metcalf
8:34
Allison Metcalf: 
After a short injury timeout the bout returns to center at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 8:34 Allison Metcalf
8:35
Allison Metcalf: 
Ko with his second takedown of the night and he now leads Arnel, 4-1 with 40 seconds left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:35 Allison Metcalf
8:35
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehlein continues to accumulate riding time---he's now at over 1:20 with 20 seconds left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:35 Allison Metcalf
8:36
Allison Metcalf: 
Arnel trails, 4-1 heading into the second period and Koehlein has 1:50 of RT
Friday January 21, 2011 8:36 Allison Metcalf
8:36
Allison Metcalf: 
Arnel defers and Koehnlein chooses neutral to start the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:36 Allison Metcalf
8:36
Allison Metcalf: 
Ko gets another takedown and Arnel answers with an escape--Koehnlein leads 6-2 with 1:20 left in the second
Friday January 21, 2011 8:36 Allison Metcalf
8:36
[Comment From BootsBoots: ] 
As long as some of these names are I'm surprised you don't abbreviate all of them--beats keying the whole thing
Friday January 21, 2011 8:36 Boots
8:37
Allison Metcalf: 
I do what I can :)
Friday January 21, 2011 8:37 Allison Metcalf
8:37
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehlein still leads 6-2 and his riding time is now at 1:56 with 50 seconds left in the second period
Friday January 21, 2011 8:37 Allison Metcalf
8:38
Allison Metcalf: 
They wrestle off the mat and will restart at neutral
Friday January 21, 2011 8:38 Allison Metcalf
8:38
Allison Metcalf: 
With 15 seconds left on the second-period clock, Ko still leads, 6-2
Friday January 21, 2011 8:38 Allison Metcalf
8:38
Allison Metcalf: 
Arnel starts down to begin the final frame
Friday January 21, 2011 8:38 Allison Metcalf
8:39
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehnlein is currently riding Arnel out----his riding time is now over 2:20 with 1:30 left in the matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 8:39 Allison Metcalf
8:40
Allison Metcalf: 
Whoa after a bunch of action including another takedown by Ko and an escape by Arnel, Koehnlein leads, 9-4 with 15 seconds left in matchup
Friday January 21, 2011 8:40 Allison Metcalf
8:41
Allison Metcalf: 
Koehnlein finishes with 3:13 of riding time to defeat Arnel, 10-4
Friday January 21, 2011 8:41 Allison Metcalf
8:42
Allison Metcalf: 
Heading into 149 lbs., the Badgers lead Nebraska, 19-15
Friday January 21, 2011 8:42 Allison Metcalf
8:42
Allison Metcalf: 
Representing Wisconsin at 149 lbs., Shawn Perry will wrestler Nebraska's Ross Grande
Friday January 21, 2011 8:42 Allison Metcalf
8:43
[Comment From Mike RampMike Ramp: ] 
Any rankings?
Friday January 21, 2011 8:43 Mike Ramp
8:43
Allison Metcalf: 
Neither wrestler is ranked at 149 lbs.
Friday January 21, 2011 8:43 Allison Metcalf
8:45
[Comment From gordofromSDgordofromSD: ] 
Shawn needs a good one
Friday January 21, 2011 8:45 gordofromSD
8:45
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry comes out explosive and earns a big takedown to lead 2-0 with 2:34 left in the first
Friday January 21, 2011 8:45 Allison Metcalf
8:46
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry still leads 2-0 with 2 minutes left in the first---for those of you who aren't watching this at home---Perry is definitely on his A-game tonight
Friday January 21, 2011 8:46 Allison Metcalf
8:47
[Comment From BootsBoots: ] 
Wish I could get the Big 10 network in NE--maybe they will add it to our cable next year
Friday January 21, 2011 8:47 Boots
8:48
Allison Metcalf: 
Thank you for tuning into the blog!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:48 Allison Metcalf
8:48
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry currently has over two minutes of riding time and leads 2-0 with 40 seconds left in the first frame
Friday January 21, 2011 8:48 Allison Metcalf
8:49
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry chooses down to start the second and escapes to lead 3-0 with 1:30 on the clock
Friday January 21, 2011 8:49 Allison Metcalf
8:50
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry currently has 2:38 of riding time and isn't giving Grande any opportunities with a strong 3-0 lead
Friday January 21, 2011 8:50 Allison Metcalf
8:51
Allison Metcalf: 
The duo are currently at neutral and Grande has made several attempts to attack Perry low, but Perry isn't giving him anything
Friday January 21, 2011 8:51 Allison Metcalf
8:51
Allison Metcalf: 
At the end of the second period, Perry leads Grande, 3-0
Friday January 21, 2011 8:51 Allison Metcalf
8:52
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry goes for the left leg and trips him up for his second takedown of the night
Friday January 21, 2011 8:52 Allison Metcalf
8:52
Allison Metcalf: 
The Wausau, Wis., native leads 5-0 with 1:30 left in the last match of the night
Friday January 21, 2011 8:52 Allison Metcalf
8:52
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry racking up major riding time----he just surpassed the three minute mark
Friday January 21, 2011 8:52 Allison Metcalf
8:53
Allison Metcalf: 
The bout goes off the mat and they return to center with 38 seconds of wrestling left for the night
Friday January 21, 2011 8:53 Allison Metcalf
8:53
Allison Metcalf: 
The ref gives Grande a caution
Friday January 21, 2011 8:53 Allison Metcalf
8:53
Allison Metcalf: 
The Field House is getting LOUD!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:53 Allison Metcalf
8:54
Allison Metcalf: 
just over 30 seconds to go and Perry leads 5-0 with OVER FOUR MINUTES OF RIDING TIME!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:54 Allison Metcalf
8:54
Allison Metcalf: 
Grande gets one point for Perry's locked hands
Friday January 21, 2011 8:54 Allison Metcalf
8:54
Allison Metcalf: 
Perry picks up a caution
Friday January 21, 2011 8:54 Allison Metcalf
8:55
Allison Metcalf: 
10 seconds left in the dual
Friday January 21, 2011 8:55 Allison Metcalf
8:55
Allison Metcalf: 
With 4:15 of riding time, Perry win 6-2 (Perry got another locked hands caution in the final seconds)
Friday January 21, 2011 8:55 Allison Metcalf
8:56
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin wins the dual, 22-15!!!!!!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:56 Allison Metcalf
8:56
[Comment From Mark RichmanMark Richman: ] 
Thanks for doing this allison
Friday January 21, 2011 8:56 Mark Richman
8:56
[Comment From jkkojkko: ] 
Great finish to the match for Badgers!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:56 jkko
8:56
Allison Metcalf: 
Thanks for tuning in!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:56 Allison Metcalf
8:56
Allison Metcalf: 
Wisconsin's next stop is at Minnesota on Jan. 30
Friday January 21, 2011 8:56 Allison Metcalf
8:57
Allison Metcalf: 
I'll be traveling with the team, so you can be sure to catch all of the border battle action live next time!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:57 Allison Metcalf
8:57
Allison Metcalf: 
I have a few interviews to take care of----have a great night and if you are in the Midwest---stay warm!
Friday January 21, 2011 8:57 Allison Metcalf
8:58
 

 
 
 
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