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March 21, 2014

Six Hawkeyes in quarters



Three Northern Iowa wrestlers remain in contention for a national title.

Three more are in the hunt for third.

No. 5 Dylan Peters, No. 1 Joe Colon and No. 11 Joey Lazor are all looking for their first All-America titles.

Cody Caldwell knocked off the No. 8 seed Cody Walters of Ohio in a 9-6 tiebreaker decision to advance, but fell in a 12-9 decision to No. 9 Elliot Riddick of Lehigh. No. 10 Cooper Moore closed the gap on a loss earlier in the season to No. 7 Pierce Harger of Northwestern but was unable to hold him off. No. 15 Ryan Loder and Blaize Cabell were the only Panthers to lose their first matches.

Team standings

1. Penn State 26.5; 2. (tie) Minnesota 21.5; Oklahoma State 21.5; 4. (tie) Iowa 20.5; Oklahoma 20.5; 6. Ohio State 19.5; 7. Edinboro 18; 8. Wisconsin 15.5; 9. Iowa State 15; 10. Cornell 14.

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