A top 20 MAC match-up saw the #8 Missouri Tigers show their depth with a dominating victory over #16 Central Michigan Sunday afternoon. Missouri got things rolling with a major decision from #1 ranked, defending NCAA Champion and Olympic bronze medalist J'Den Cox over #20 Austin Severn 11-2. Cox used 4 take downs and a whole lot of riding time to get this victory on Military Appreciation Day.
Missouri would get it's other wins from Austin Meyers (285), John Erneste (133), Jaydin Eierman (141), Lavion Mayes (149), Joey Lavallee (157), and Daniel Lewis (165).
This was Missouri's 27th straight Mid American Conference dual victory, and 9th dual win of the season.
Central Michigan would get three victories of their own from Brent Fleetwood (125), Christian Brucki (174), and Jordan Ellingwood (184). The Chippewas are (3-2) on the season after today's loss.
Check out complete results below.
125: Brent Fleetwood (Central Michigan) over #18 Barlow McGhee (Missouri) (SV-1 4-2)
133: #13 John Erneste (Missouri) over #24 Corey Keener (Central Michigan) (Dec 11-6)
141: #10 Jaydin Eierman (Missouri) over Mason Smith (Central Michigan) (Dec 5-3) Smith-Thrown Headgear -1.00
149: #4 Lavion Mayes (Missouri) over #5 Justin Oliver (Central Michigan) (Dec 11-4)
157: #6 Joey Lavallee (Missouri) over #7 Colin Heffernan (Central Michigan) (SV-1 3-1)
165: #6 Daniel Lewis (Missouri) over Logan Parks (Central Michigan) (TF 17-0 2:56)
174: #20 Christian Brucki (Central Michigan) over Dylan Wisman (Missouri) (Dec 8-3)
184: #15 Jordan Ellingwood (Central Michigan) over Matthew Lemanowicz (Missouri) (TB-1 2-1)
197: #1 J`den Cox (Missouri) over Austin Severn (Central Michigan) (MD 11-2)
285: Austin Myers (Missouri) over Newton Smerchek (Central Michigan) (Dec 6-2)
Missouri 24 Central Michigan 8