Gophers Greats Head to Freestyle World Cup

Two former Gopher greats, Zach Sanders and Tony Nelson, are headed to Yakutsk, Russia, for the Freestyle World Cup on March 16-17. Sanders (’12), a four-time All-American, is also a volunteer coach for the Gopher wrestling team. He’ll comete at 57kg after a career with the Gophers at 125-pounds. Continue reading

Full Television Coverage and ‘Every Mat, Every Match’ Digital Coverage Returns; All Prime-time Sessions Air on ESPN

Championship Saturday Night: ESPN Airs All Championship Matches; ESPN3 Offers Complementary Coverage in Addition to Pregame and Postgame Shows Icons Tim Johnson, Anthony Robles, Jim Gibbons, and Lee Kemp Return; Mike Couzens, Shawn Kenney and Quint Kessenich Anchor the Telecast; Billy Baldwin Back as Guest Analyst ESPN’s unprecedented coverage of… Continue reading

NCAA announces at-large selections for Division I Wrestling Championship

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA announced the 45 at-large selections for the 2019 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. The wrestlers, listed in alphabetical order by weight class, join the 285 student-athletes that qualified automatically through their conference tournament finishes last weekend. The at-large selections were made by the NCAA Division I… Continue reading