BOONE, N.C. -- The sixth ranked NC State Wolfpack went on the road and claimed a 24-12 road win at Appalachian State Friday night. NC State has now won 21 of its last 23 road duals.
After the teams split the first two bouts, the Pack (7-0) went on to win five win a row and finished with three bonus points wins overall.
The dual started at 141 pounds, and No. 13 R-Jr. Tariq Wilson scored a 6-2 win. Wilson used a takedown in both the first and second periods and added in 3:45 of ride time.
The Mountaineers evened the dual after two bouts after No. 20 Jonathan Millner downed A.J. Leitten 5-0.
NC State then reeled off three straight wins to take a 13-3 lead into the break.
No. 2 R-Jr. Hayden Hidlay started off with a 16-3 major decision No. 20 Matt Zovistoski. With a 7-2 lead started the third, Hidlay tacked on another takedown then got a four-point near fall followed with a two-point near fall to open the scoring.
No. 8 Thomas Bullard scored a 6-2 decision then No. 17 Daniel Bullard followed up with a 6-4 win.
No. 2 R-Fr. Trent Hidlay scored the second bonus point win, 17-5 at 184 pounds. Hidlay got a pair of takedowns and a two-point near fall in the second, then tacked on three takedowns in the third.
Making his season debut, No. 4 R-Jr. Nick Reenan used a takedown with six seconds left and scored a 4-3 in his first match up at 197 pounds.
App State collected their lone bonus point win at heavyweight.
R-Fr. Jakob Camacho notched the Pack's third bonus point win of the night, 14-6 at 125 pounds. Camacho notched a pair of takedowns in all three periods and added 2:00 of ride time for the bonus point win.
The dual ended with an App State tech fall win at 133 pounds.
141: #13 Tariq Wilson (NCSU) dec. Bradley Irwin; 6-2 - 3-0
149: #20 Jonathan Millner (APP) dec. A.J. Leitten; 5-0 - 3-3
157: #2 Hayden Hidlay (NCSU) major dec. #20 Matt Zovistoski; 16-3 - 7-3
165: #8 Thomas Bullard (NCSU) dec. Will Formato; 6-2 - 10-3
174: #17 Daniel Bullard (NCSU) dec. Thomas Flitz; 6-4 - 13-3
184: #2 Trent Hidlay (NCSU) major dec. Julian Gorring; 17-5 - 17-3
197: #4 Nick Reenan (NCSU) dec. Paul Carson; 4-3 - 20-3
285: #19 Cary Miller (APP) major dec. Colin Lawler; 13-3 - 20-7
125: Jakob Camacho (NCSU) major dec. Sean Carter; 14-6 - 24-7
133: Codi Russell (APP) tech fall Tommy Cox; 19-3 - 24-12
Up Next: The Wolfpack will be off until the Southern Scuffle Jan 1-2 at Chattanooga, Tenn.