Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione at TUF 16 FinaleThe Ultimate Fighter season 16 will officially come to a close on Saturday with coach Roy Nelson meeting Matt Mitrione, while Mike Ricci battles Colton Smith for the the TUF 16 crown.

All of the fighters made weight with no issues and no major occurrences.

Colton Smith and Mike Ricci TUF 16 FinaleNelson faces Mitrione after original opponent Shane Carwin was forced out of their scheduled bout with a knee injury. Nelson and Mitrione were both contestants during the 10th season of the Ultimate Fighter, and now face off as the main event for the TUF 16 finale

FULL WEIGH IN RESULTS TUF 16 FINALE

MAIN EVENT:

Roy Nelson (252) vs. Matt Mitrione (257)

TUF 16 FINALE FIGHT:

Mike Ricci (171) vs. Colton Smith (170)

TUF 16 MAIN CARD ON FX:

Pat Barry (238) vs. Shane Del Rosario (244)
Jamie Varner (156) vs. Melvin Guillard (156)
Dustin Poirier (146) vs. Jonathan Brookins (146)

TUF 16 PRELIMS ON FUEL TV:

Mike Pyle (171) vs. James Head (171)
Johnny Bedford (136) vs. Marcos Vinicius (136)
Vinc Pichel (156) vs. Rustam Khalibov (155)
TJ Waldburger (170) vs. Nick Catone (171)

TUF 16 PRELIMS ON FACEBOOK:

Reuben Duran (136) vs. Hugo Viana (135)
Mike Rio (156) vs. John Cofer (156)
Jared Papazian (126) vs. Tim Elliott (126)

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