January 27, 1975 Northwestern's Rick Fritzinger earns a pin at heavyweight to lift the Tigers to a dramatic 31-29 victory over rival Slatington. Fritzinger, celebrating his 18th birthday, registers his fall 29 seconds into the second period to offset his team's 29-25 deficit. The winners also receive pins from Bryan Billig (100 pounds), Chris Wentz (107) and Dan Blose (169). Mike Kobordo adds a decision win at 147.
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