Wrestling

B1G Wrestling Championships preview: 165 pounds

PSU David Taylor 165

What Makes Them Great? - David Taylor

We decided to have a little fun providing a preview to this year’s B1G Wrestling Championships on March 8-9 at Wisconsin. BTN wrestling analyst Jim Gibbons, an NCAA champion both as a wrestler and coach at Iowa State, will break down one weight class a day, and pick a winner, starting today through March 7. First up, the 165-pound weight class.

Read More

Find out more about:

Iowa downs Wisconsin, earns share of Big Ten title

Iowa won seven of 10 matches to defeat No. 15 Wisconsin, 28-10, and earn a share of the Big Ten dual title Sunday afternoon at the UW Field House. Cory Clark and Tony Ramos opened the dual with pins, and Nick Moore recorded his team-high fifth major decision to help Iowa improve to 7-1 in conference duals. The Hawkeyes share the Big Ten dual title with Minnesota and Penn State. Read full HawkeyeSports.com recap.

Read More

No. 1 Minnesota wins 3rd straight NWCA Dual title

Minnesota Wrestling

NWCA Duals - Wrestling Recap

No. 1 Minnesota claimed the EAS/NWCA National Dual Championship for the third consecutive year with a 24-15 victory over fourth-ranked Cornell on Sunday night at Ohio State. This is the eighth championship for the Golden Gophers who advance to 12-1 on the season.

Read More

Wrestling Report: Penn State and Minnesota share title

PSU-MN Wrestling

BTN Wrestling Report - Feb. 12, 2014

In this week’s online-only “BTN Wrestling Report,” Kara Lentz recaps Minnesota’s win over Penn State. The win earned the Gophers a share of the Big Ten wrestling regular season dual-meet title with the Nittany Lions. Olympian, NCAA Champion and former Northwestern wrestler Jake Herbert joins the show for a closer look at Minnesota’s upset win over Penn State.

Read More

Find out more about:

No. 3 Gophers top No. 1 Lions, win share of Big Ten title

Minnesota Wrestling

Penn State at Minnesota - Wrestling Highlights

No. 3 Minnesota upset No. 1 Penn State, 18-17, in front of 5,603 fans at the Sports Pavilion on Sunday afternoon. With the victory, the Gophers clinched a share of the 2014 Big Ten Dual Meet Championship. Penn State, which won a share of the title with its victory over Michigan last Sunday, was going for the outright crown.

Read More

Wrestling Report: Minnesota-Iowa recap

Minnesota - Iowa Wrestling 2014

BTN Wrestling Report - Jan. 29, 2014

In the latest web-only edition of the “BTN Wrestling Report,” Kara Lentz looks back at Minnesota’s surprising win over Iowa, handing the Hawkeyes their first Big Ten loss. Olympian, NCAA Champion and former Northwestern wrestler Jake Herbert joins the show to talk further about the dual and look ahead to Penn State’s visit to Michigan at 3:30 p.m. ET on Sunday. That match will be broadcasted live on BTN/BTN2Go.

Read More

Find out more about: