Despite not being signed on the original card, Johnny Gargano took to action tonight to stand toe-to-toe with Eric Ryan. After their bout in which Johnny walked out successful, but was then caught in a vicious attack. “Nixon” took it to the worldly star, but was then saved by Eddie Kingston and BJ Whitmer. The teams brawled out the front door, but would appear once more in the main event.
After tearing the house down and successfully beating ACH, Tim Donst was attacked by “Nixon” as well, until Gargano, Whitmer and Kingston made the save to close the show.