AMES -- Iowa State won the final four matches, including a meet-clinching pin from Waterloo native Marcus Harrington, to defeat West Virginia 25-16 Sunday in a Big 12 Conference wrestling dual meet at Hilton Coliseum.
The Cyclones (6-5, 1-2) trailed 11-0 after the first three matches. Jarrett Degen stopped the streak with an 18-5 win at 149 pounds, and Independence's Chase Straw followed with a 13-6 decision to close the team deficit to 11-7.
West Virginia (3-4, 2-2) got a pin at 165 for a 17-7 lead, but it was all Iowa State from there. Danny Bush started the four-win streak with a pin, Dane Pestano added a 9-4 decision, Sam Colbray battle for a 6-5 win in sudden victory at 197 pounds, and Harrington finished it with his first-period pin at 285.