The second straight Stanford wrestling dual came down to the heavyweight bout. This time, Maryland's Youssif Heida, ranked No. 15, scored a last-second takedown to defeat No. 12 Nathan Butler and give the Terrapins the 18-15 dual win on Saturday.
Stanford (2-2) picked up bonus points in three of its four wins. The dual took place outside at Stanford Football's Fan Fest, where more than 12,000 people passed through.
He moves to 4-3 on the season and 3-1 in duals this season.
Redshirt freshman Requir van der Merwe also registered a major decision, defeating Adam Whitesell in a dominating 15-2 performance at 149 pounds. He is now 7-2 overall and 2-1 in duals.
No. 16 Keaton Subjeck was up big early over Josh Ugalde at 174 pounds, and held on to win it 9-5. He remains undefeated on the season at 8-0.
Redshirt freshman 197-pounder Nathan Traxler secured a 16-3 major decision against Niko Cappello to tie the team score at 15-15. It was the first dual win of Traxler's career as he improves to 5-3 on the year.
Stanford was without its regular starters at 157 pounds and 184 pounds.
Redshirt freshman Matt Mills wrestled up a weight class at 184 in his collegiate debut.
Ninth-ranked Connor Schram (6-1) suffered his first loss of the season in an 8-7 decision to Maryland's Brandon Cray at 125 pounds.
Stanford returns to action on Sunday at the Roadrunner Open at the Icardo Center in Bakersfield