Wrestling - Archives 2017-18

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Sixteen Wrestlers Named Academic All-Big Ten
Wrestling 03/21/2018

A total of 16 Nebraska wrestlers were named Academic All-Big Ten, the most the wrestling program has put on the list since joining the conference in 2011, the Big Ten announced Wednesday.

Berger Leads Three Placers at NCAA Championships
Wrestling 03/17/2018

Tyler Berger (157) placed third, while Taylor Venz (184) took fourth and Chad Red Jr. (141) took seventh as Nebraska's three All-Americans wrapped up competition at the NCAA Championships on Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena.

Three Huskers Claim All-America Status
Wrestling 03/16/2018

Tyler Berger (157) earned his second All-America honor, while redshirt freshmen Chad Red Jr. (141) and Taylor Venz (184) joined Nebraska's elite list of All-Americans on Friday night at Session IV of the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.

Four Huskers Advance in Wrestlebacks at NCAAs
Wrestling 03/16/2018

Chad Red Jr. (141), Tyler Berger (157), Isaiah White (165) and Taylor Venz (184) each remain alive in the consolation brackets after the conclusion of Session III on Friday at the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.

Two Huskers Advance to Quarters at NCAA Championships
Wrestling 03/15/2018

Tyler Berger (157) and Isaiah White (165) advanced to the quarterfinal round after Session II action on Thursday night at the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.

Three Huskers Win First Round Matches at NCAAs
Wrestling 03/15/2018

Tyler Berger (157), Isaiah White (165) and Taylor Venz (184) each won their first round matches Thursday in Session I of the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena to advance in the championship bracket.

Huskers Head to Cleveland for NCAA Championships
Wrestling 03/13/2018

Seven Nebraska wrestlers will compete at the NCAA Championships this Thursday through Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

Burroughs, Green, Maple Named to World Cup Team
Wrestling 03/10/2018

USA Wrestling announced this week that former Husker greats Jordan Burroughs (74 kg/163 pounds) and James Green (70 kg/154 pounds) and Nebraska Assistant Coach Kendric Maple (61 kg/134 pounds) have been named to the 2018 U.S. Men's Freestyle World Cup Team which will compete at the 2018 Freestyle World Cup, held April 7-8 in Iowa City, Iowa.

Lincoln to Host Final X Freestyle Event
Wrestling 03/08/2018

USA Wrestling and FloSports announced Thursday that Lincoln has been selected to host one of three cities to host a Final X event to determine the 2018 U.S. Senior World Teams in men's and women's freestyle.

Four Huskers Earn NCAA Championships Seeds
Wrestling 03/07/2018

Four of Nebraska's NCAA Championships qualifiers earned seeds, as the NCAA released its brackets for each weight class on Wednesday.

NU Takes Fifth, Seven Place at B1G Championships
Wrestling 03/04/2018

Colton McCrystal (149), Tyler Berger (157) and Taylor Venz (184) each took fourth place to lead a list of seven total placers on Sunday, while Nebraska wrapped up a fifth-place team finish with 72.5 team points at the Big Ten Championships at the Breslin Center.

Huskers Climb Team Standings in Session II
Wrestling 03/03/2018

Seven Huskers are alive for placement in the Big Ten Championships, including four still with a chance to wrestle for third place after Saturday's Session II at the Breslin Center.