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Upper Iowa Athletics | January 4, 2014

Upper Iowa nearly perfect at Chuck Porter Dual

No. 10 Upper Iowa at Chuck Porter Dual

GALESBURG, Ill. -- Upper Iowa posted a perfect 4-0 mark and two shutouts on Saturday afternoon in the Chuck Porter Dual at Knox College. En route to a first-place finish, the Peacocks totaled two shutouts - 58-0 against Hannibal-LaGrange and 57-0 against Calumet College of St. Joesph - and wins against Augustana 33-6 and Wabash 36-9.

Falling just two points short of a perfect shutout, the Peacocks started the tournament off with a bang. UIU earned six wins by fall, three wins by forfeit and a major decision against Hannibal-LaGrange. Then, thanks to three wins by fall, five forfeits and a win by decision, the Peacocks won all ten matches against Calumet in round two.