Barry Weldon of Iowa State dominated Mitch Clark of Ohio early in his championship win.
Weldon scored the first takedown40 seconds into the first period and added another 37 seconds later. Clark scored his second escape with 28 seconds remaining in the first.
Clark deferred in the second and Weldon chose neutral. Neither wrestler scored.
Weldon chose down in the third and reversed Clark 1:32 into the period to
clinch the win.