In this week’s Coach’s Corner, Minnesota Head Coach Brandon Eggum offers his take on the team’s blowout win over Iowa State last Sunday. As he did when asked right after the dual, Eggum points to Chris Pfarr’s upset of No. 10 Lelund Weatherspoon at 174 pounds in the first match … Continue reading
INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA has announced a correction to the qualifier allocations for the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships as listed in the chart below. Additional matches were identified that weren’t included in the original ratings percentage index (RPI) calculation. After the new RPI was calculated, that led to … Continue reading
Minnesota finished off its first perfect season away from the Pav since 2012-13 in style on Sunday, piling up points at a rate also not seen in several years and blowing out Iowa State, 40-7. The Gophers took eight of the afternoon’s 10 matches, including seven with bonus points. Those … Continue reading
Manheim, Pennsylvania — After a stellar performance in front of a hostile crowd of 14,000-plus at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Oklahoma, on Sunday, Penn State stands as the nation’s lone unbeaten team in Division I wrestling at the conclusion of the regular season. The 14-0 Nittany Lions won their second … Continue reading
MINNEAPOLIS — InterMat has released NCAA Division I wrestling rankings for February 21. Updated rankings are released every Tuesday during the NCAA wrestling season.
Four Gopher grapplers headed west to the Rocky Mountains this weekend, competing in the U.S. Collegiate Championships tournament at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. That foursome – Skyler Petry, Carson Brolsma, Will Balow and Rylee Streifel – produced several highlight moments, most notably a heavyweight title for … Continue reading
2017 US. Collegiate Championships results. February 19th at Colorado Springs, Colo.
Gophers Rout Cyclones in Regular Season Finale Minnesota scores 40 points in a dual for the first time in more than three years in a blowout victory over regional rival Iowa State on Sunday in Ames Minnesota piled up points in Ames on Sunday, winning the dual’s first five matches … Continue reading