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1974 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships

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1974 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships
Tournament information
SportCollege wrestling
LocationAmes, Iowa
DatesMarch 14, 1974–March 16, 1974
Host(s)Iowa State University
Venue(s)Hilton Coliseum
Final positions
ChampionsOklahoma (7th title)
1st runners-upMichigan
2nd runners-upOklahoma State
MVPFloyd Hitchcock (Bloomsburg)

The 1974 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships were the 44th NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships to be held. Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa hosted the tournament at Hilton Coliseum.

Oklahoma took home the team championship with 69.5 points and two individual champions.

Floyd Hitchcock of Bloomsburg was named the Most Outstanding Wrestler and Jim Woods of Western Illinois received the Gorriaran Award.

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Team results

Rank School Points
1 Oklahoma 69.5
2 Michigan 67
3 Oklahoma State 64
4 Iowa State 63
5 Iowa 48.5
6 Washington 44.5
7 Penn State 43
8 Oregon State 39.5
9 Lehigh 35
10 Slippery Rock 33.5

Individual finals

Weight class Championship match (champion in boldface)
118 lbs Gary Breece, Oklahoma DEC Jack Spates, Slippery Rock, 3–2
126 lbs Pat Milkovich, Michigan State DEC Billy Martin, Oklahoma State, 5–2
134 lbs Tom Sculley, Lehigh DEC Jim Miller, Northern Iowa, 4–3
142 lbs Rich Lawinger, Wisconsin DEC Steve Randall, Oklahoma State, 8–2
150 lbs Jarrett Hubbard, Michigan DEC Bob Holland, Iowa State, 14–7
158 lbs Rod Kilgore, Oklahoma DEC Larry Zilverber, Minnesota, 9–7
167 lbs Doug Wyn, Western Michigan DEC Jeff Callard, Oklahoma, 5–2
177 lbs Floyd Hitchcock, Bloomsburg DEC Mel Renfro, Washington, 10–4
190 lbs Greg Strobel, Oregon State DEC Ben Ohai, Brigham Young, 7–2
UNL Jim Woods, Western Illinois DEC Gary Ernst, Michigan, 9–5


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