Round 1 - Santiago circles on the outside as Stann patiently follows. Santiago throws a right and eats one. Stann goes low with a kick. Stann fires off a combo and then chases with a low kick. Santiago tries to move in and slips to the mat, but Stann doesn't follow. Santiago throws a low kick, and Stann answers with one of his own. Santiago goes low with a kick and tries to get through the right, but Stann waits to counter. Stann snaps off a nice low kick, but Santiago answers with a head kick that partially connects. Santiago swings and misses and eats a quick left. Stann with another low-kick/punch combo. Stann lands a quick left that drops Santiago, and he swarms in. Santiago is defending, but Stann rains down punches and elbows from the top. He mixed in hammerfists and then postures up to land heavier punches. Santiago is still dazed but defending. Stann continues with short punches and elbows. Santiago tries to kick his way off the cage and eats a flurry before getting back up. Stann stalks, but the round ends. It's all Stann, who takes it 10-9.
Round 2 - Santiago shoots and looks like he'll easily have the takedown, but Stann stays upright and uses the fence for leverage. Santiago lands a nice knee before they reset in the center. Stann lands a nice low kick and trips Santiago with an inside leg kick. Santiago is quickly back up but eats another punch. Santiago looks for the right, but Stann is easily countering. Stann lands another nice low kick. Santiago tries an overhand and eats a straight right and then a left hook. Santiago partially connects on a spinning back fist, but Stann easily shakes it off. Santiago catches a low kick but Santiago gets it back. Stann lands another low kick, and Santiago doesn't look comfortable. Stann lands a quick left and then a quick combo. Santiago tries a flying knee that Stann easily avoids. Stann lands another nice low kick and then follows it with a body kick. Stann countrs with a right hook that drops Santiago, and he rains down additional blows to force the stoppage. Santiago is badly dazed. Brian Stann def. Jorge Santiago via TKO (strikes) - Round 2, 4:29