Askren Mixed Martial Arts debut

February 8, 2009 | 4:58 p.m. CST
Ben “Funky” Askren, former MU wrestler and United States Olympian, made his Mixed Martial Arts debut Saturday Night at the Holiday Inn Expo Center. Askren knocked out his opponent, Josh Flowers, 1 minute and 25 seconds into the first round. Watch Askren in his professional debut.