The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team posted a 27-10 Southern Conference win at Appalachian State today.* The Mocs extend their SoCon unbeaten streak to 33 consecutive matches.* Chattanooga is now 9-9 on the year and 3-0 in the SoCon.* ASU drops to 6-9-1 overall and 0-3 in the league. Chattanooga got off to a quick start with sophomore Prescott Garner's (West Linn, Ore.) pin at 125.* He defeated Tony Gravely just 24 seconds into the opening match.* That was the first of five straight wins for UTC to open the afternoon.*

Junior Demetrius Johnson (Memphis, Tenn.) posted his first win of the season, a 10-5 decision over Brett Boston.* He is now 1-1 on the year after splitting this weekend's matches.* *

Senior Cody Cleveland (Tullahoma, Tenn.) put the Mocs up 13-0 with his major decision win over Mike Kessler at 141.* Cleveland is ranked No. 9 in the nation at improves to 9-0 on the year.*

Sophomore Dean Pavlou (Cleveland, Tenn.) won 12-7 at 149 while junior Kelly Felix (Franklin, Tenn.) won at 157.* Pavlou improves to 12-10 while Felix moves to 2-0.*

Chattanooga was up 19-3 when junior Brandon Wright (Germantown, Tenn.) put the match out of reach with his win at 174.* Sophomore Niko Brown (Kissimmee, Fla.) rounded out the Mocs' scoring with a major decision at 197.*

Chattanooga will be back in action on Sunday, Feb.13, hosting Davidson.* Match time is set for 2:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) in Maclellan Gym. Live stats and live video will be available on GoMocs.com.*

Chattanooga 27 - Appalachian State 10
Boone, N.C.
Sunday - February 6, 2011
125: Prescott Garner (UTC) - Fall 0:24 - Tony Gravely (ASU) - UTC 6-0
133: Demetrius Johnson (UTC) - Dec. 10-5 - Brett Boston (ASU) - UTC 9-0
141: No. 9 Cody Cleveland (UTC) - MD 12-1 - Mike Kessler - (ASU) - UTC 13-0
149: Dean Pavlou (UTC) - Dec. 12-7 - Savva Kostis (ASU) - UTC 16-0
157: Kelly Felix (UTC) Dec. 14-7 - John Blakley (ASU) - UTC 19-0|
165: Kyle Blevins (ASU) - Dec. 5-2 - Dan Waddell (UTC) - UTC 19-3
174: Brandon Wright (UTC) - MD 14-5 - Carter Downs (ASU) - UTC 23-3
184: Austin Trotman (ASU) - MD 15-6 - No. 19 Jason McCroskey (UTC) - UTC 23-7
197: Niko Brown (UTC) - MD 14-5 - Jon Hartley (ASU) - UTC 27-7
285: Marc Tyson (ASU) - Dec. 2-1 - Robert Prigmore (UTC) - UTC 27-10




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