Top-ranked Cowboys wrestlers sweep Army, No. Iowa


Friday, January 6th 2006, 11:08 am
By: News On 6


STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) _ The top-ranked Oklahoma State wrestling team swept a double dual against Army and 23rd-ranked Northern Iowa.

The Cowboys shut out Army 42-to-0 before rolling over Northern Iowa 35-to-6 at Gallagher-Iba Arena Thursday night.

OSU won 19 of the 20 matches Thursday night and heavyweight Steve Mocco ended the evening by pinning Northern Iowa's Tyler Rhodes in just 16 seconds.

The Cowboys are now headed to Iowa to take on the 7th-ranked Hawkeyes Saturday night.