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Iowa does just enough to win

Updated: March 21, 2009, 11:44 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Top-ranked Iowa relied on a deep roster to take its second straight NCAA wrestling title Saturday night, sewing up its 22nd championship without winning a weight class and losing a point to penalty.

The pre-meet favorites did just enough scoring away from the spotlight to win even though 149-pound Brent Metcalf, the Hawkeyes' lone finalist, had his 69-bout winning streak ended and then was whistled for unsportsmanlike conduct. Iowa, which became the first school to win ...

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