Breaking down the title matchups

Veterans aim to go out on top, newcomers ready to fight for fame

ST. LOUIS – Ten champions will be crowned tonight inside the Scottrade Center. Only one weight class, 197 pounds, does not include a wrestler from the Big Ten Conference.

Five student-athletes will wrestle for a second title, while one, Cornell’s Kyle Dake, tries to win a third at a third different weight.

Not only will national titles be on the line, plenty of finalists are still in the running for Outstanding Wrestler honors and a trio of new NCAA awards. Continue reading at