Bulls Down Northern Illinois for Program-Best Fourth MAC Dual Win
February 13, 2017


DeKALB, IL – The University at Buffalo wrestling team made history on Sunday, defeating Northern Illinois, 20-17, for their fourth Mid-American Conference win of the season – a program record. It was also UB's 10th overall dual win of the year, marking the second straight season the Bulls have won 10 duals.

Buffalo 20, Northern Illinois 17
165: Shaun'Que McMurty (NIU) won by decision over Tyler Rill (UB), 7-6
174: Trace Engelkes (NIU) won by decision over Muhamed McBryde (UB), 4-2
184: Brett Perry (UB) won by decision over Bryce Gorman (NIU), 3-1
197: Shawn Scott (NIU) won by sudden victory over Nate Rose (UB), 4-2
285: Jake Gunning (UB) won by decision over Caleb Gossett, 3-2
125: Justin Patrick (UB) won by major decision over Kirk Johansen (NIU), 12-3
133: #16 Bryan Lantry (UB) won by major decision over Alijah Jeffery (NIU), 16-7
141: Jason Estevez (UB) won by fall over Anthony Rubino (NIU), 4:00
149: Steve Bleise (NIU) won by technical fall over Colt Cotten (UB), 19-4
157: Caden McWhirter (NIU) won by decision over Alex Smythe (UB), 7-2