Posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 2:06 pm, Thu Jun 5, 2014.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eighth-ranked Nebraska improved to 11-1 in duals this season as the Huskers earned a 22-13 victory over No. 17 Illinois on Saturday afternoon.
Nebraska won four of the dual’s first five matches to build a 15-4 lead. Illinois pulled within 18-13 entering the final match, but freshman Colton McCrystal secured NU’s win by earning a 12-3 major decision over John Fahy at 141 pounds.
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Saturday, February 1, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 2:06 pm.