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Beebe, Neace on The Ultimate Fighter 14 Roster


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Carson BeebeLocal fighters Carson Beebe and Dustin Neace are on the UFC’s “The Ultimate Fighter” season 14 roster.

Beebe fights out of Gilbert Grappling and Midwest Training Center, and is one of the youngest fighters on the show at age 22. He is 7-1 as a pro, and just fought and defeated Matt Wikoff at Rockford Cage Fights on August 13. Beebe has also fought locally at Chicago Cagefighting Championship, Ruckus and XFO.

Neace fights out of Matt Hughes HIT Squad in Granite City, Illinois. Neace is just 24 but has already amassed 42 pro fights. He lost to Jeff Curran here in Chicago at the Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers event, and has also fought at C3 and Ruckus.

Indiana’s Casey Dyer, who fought as an amateur at XFO 31 and XFO 34 is also on the roster.

Here is the promo for the new season, and below that is the complete cast for the show, which debuts Sept. 21 on Spike TV.


John Albert
Victory Athletics
Puyallup, WA

Johnny Bedford
F3 Alliance
Watuga, TX

Carson Beebe
Gilbert Grappling
Western Springs, IL

Roland Delorme
Winnipeg Academy of MMA
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

T.J. Dillashaw
Team Alpha Male
Sacramento, CA

John Dodson
Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts
Albuquerque, NM.

Casey Dyer
No affiliation
New Castle, IN

B.J. Ferguson
All-American MMA
Louisville, KY

Josh Ferguson
All-American MMA
Louisville, KY.

Louis Gaudinot
Team Tiger Schulmann
Yonkers, NY

Matt Jaggers
Team Wolfpack
Connersville, IN

Tateki Matsuda
Team Sityodtong
Boston, MA

Paul McVeigh
Dinky Ninjas
Glasgow, Scotland

Brandon Merkt
The Academy
New Richmond, WI

Dustin Pague
Centreville, VA

Orville Smith
Integrated Fighting
Indianapolis, IN


Stephen Bass
Lloyd Irvin MMA
Savannah, GA

Dennis Bernudez
Long Island MMA
Massapequa, NY

Diego Brandao
Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts
Albuquerque, NM

Marcus Brimage
American Top Team
Coconut Creek, FL

Bryan Caraway
Team Alpha Male
Sacramento, CA

Josh Clopton
Skrap Pack
San Francisco, CA

Akira Corassani
Team Kaobon
Gothenburg, Sweden

Karsten Lenjoint
Wolfslair Academy
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Eric Marriott
Grindhouse MMA
Independence, MO

Micah Miller
Coconut Creek, FL
American Top Team

Dustin Neace
H.I.T. Squad
Granite City, IL

Jesse Newell
BoxingVentura, CA

Brian Pearman
Springfield Fight Club
Springfield, MO

Jimmie Rivera
Team Tiger Schulmann
Elmwood Park, NJ
Record: 8-1
Age: 21

Steven Siler
Riven Academy
Ogden, UT

Bryson Wailehua-Hansen
MMA Development
Honolulu, HI

About Matt Lo Cascio

Matt Lo Cascio is the co-founder and editor of Chicago's MMA. He is the former play-by-play announcer for the XFO and other organizations, and he has been published by ESPN.com, DraftKings, The Comeback, FanSided, and more.

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