Minnesota earns share of Big Ten title with win over Huskers

With former heavyweight national champion Brock Lesnar on the bench for the first half, the Gophers wrestling team defeated Nebraska 26-7 to capture a share of the Big Ten Conference’s regular season dual meet crown.

“[Winning the Big Ten] is big, because everybody’s in it,” head coach J Robinson said. “We wrestled everybody. We wrestled all the top teams. So it’s great because they earned it, this team earned that championship.” Continue reading at mndaily.com

Northern Iowa 22, North Dakota State 18

Northern Iowa wins 12th straight over North Dakota State, 22-18

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The North Dakota State wrestling team fell to Western Wrestling Conference foe Northern Iowa, 22-18, in front of 622 fans at the West Gym in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

It was the first conference loss of the year for the Bison, who fall to 5-7 overall and 2-1 in the WWC. UNI improves to 6-4 overall and 4-1 in the WWC as the Panthers won their 12th straight over the Bison. Continue reading