Round 1 - Referee Steve Mazzagatti in the cage for this catchweight fight on Spike TV. Palaszewski jabs quickly to open. Giffin looks comfortable and fires a few back. Palaszewski very busy early. Griffin is on the pocket answering but with a little less frequency. Palaszewski mixing in a few kicks with varying degrees of effectiveness. Griffin works the leg a bit. Halfway into the opening frame. Palaszewski flurry sends Griffin to the floor. He scrambles up to his feet, but Palaszewski pushes him against the cage and rifles off 20 punches. The last few catch flush, and Mazzagatti rushes in. Impressive finish. Bart Palaszewski def. Tyson Griffin via knockout (punches) - Round 1, 2:45.