SDSU’s Brewster receives at-large bid to NCAA’s

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA announced that South Dakota State’s Joe Brewster (165) has received an at-large bid to the 2014 NCAA Wrestling Championships in Oklahoma City, Okla.

Brewster, who is 22-14 on the year, will join NCAA West Region/WWC Championship automatic qualifiers, Alex Kocer (149) and Cody Pack (157).

SDSU JackrabbitsPrior to this season, SDSU has never sent more than one qualifiers to the NCAA championship.

Brewster went 1-2 at last weekend’s conference tournament, as he majored Northern Colorado’s Charlie McMartin, 12-3 before losing back-to-back matches to Dakota Friesth (Wyoming) and Curtis Cook (Utah Valley).

Pack and Kocer both went 2-0 after receiving first-round byes en route to their conference titles.

The NCAA will release the brackets at 6 p.m. tonight.

Tickets for the 2014 Division I Wrestling Championships on March 20-22 can be purchased through the Jackrabbit Ticket Office.

SDSU has tickets available in section 329 for $150.00, with a $10.00 processing fee per order.

Call 1-866-Go-Jacks for more information and to place your order.