Minnesota loses on tiebreakers

A third tiebreaker put Indiana ahead by only one point in Friday night’s dual.

The Gophers returned to the locker room on Friday while the Sports Pavilion crowd waited to hear the outcome of the match.

Minnesota and Indiana each finished with five match victories on Friday, but the victor wasn’t clear until officials announced that the Gophers lost 19-18 on tiebreakers.

It took a third tie-breaking criteria to declare a winner, as Indiana had 55 points on decisions, major decisions and technical falls compared to the Gophers’ 52. Continue reading at www.mndaily.com