CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — No. 3 Nebraska earned four bonus-point wins and edged No. 17 Northern Iowa 23-19 in a dual Sunday.
The Huskers got a pin from Peyton Robb (157 pounds), technical falls from CJ Red (141) and Eric Schultz (197) and a major decision from Isaiah White (165).
But NU's best win on the day came from 149-pound Collin Purinton, who earned a 9-7 sudden-victory over third-ranked Max Thomsen.
Northern Iowa won two matchups of top-10 opponents. Seventh-ranked Bryce Steiert edged No. 3 Mikey Labriola 2-1 at 174, while at 184, No. 7 Taylor Lujan pulled away from third-ranked Taylor Venz for a 15-6 major decision.
Nebraska's next event will be Dec. 6 as they wrestle at the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas.