Former Huskers Jordan Burroughs and James Green both earned spots on the U.S. World Team after placing first this weekend in the U.S. World Team Trials at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, WI.
Jordan Burroughs and James Green are set to compete in the U.S. Senior World Team Trials with Colton McCrystal competing in the UWW Junior World Team Trials, June 12-14 in Madison, WI.
The Huskers collected six medals at the 2015 University Nationals-Freestyle in the University Of Akron's Stile Athletic Field House on Sunday.
Several Husker wrestlers were honored at the team's postseason banquet at Memorial Stadium on Friday night.
Three Huskers earned All-America honors and three additional wrestlers made it to the Round of 12 to lead Nebraska to a ninth-place finish at the 2015 NCAA Championships in St. Louis, Mo.
Ten Husker wrestlers garnered Academic All-Big Ten accolades when the conference announced its honorees on Wednesday.
Seniors Robert Kokesh (174) and James Green (157) finished their Husker careers by each finishing third at the 2015 NCAA Championships at the Scottrade Center on Saturday.
James Green (157) fell in his semifinal match, but Robert Kokesh (174) and TJ Dudley (184) each captured All-America honors during Session IV of the NCAA Championships at the Scottrade Center on Friday night.
Senior James Green (157) won a 12-4 major decision over 12th-seeded Mitchell Minotti of Lehigh during Session III of the NCAA Championships on Friday to advance to the semifinals.
Robert Kokesh (174), James Green (157) and Anthony Abidin (141) each advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championships during Session II of the tournament on Thursday night.
Junior Austin Wilson (165) knocked off No. 2 seed Michael Moreno of Iowa State and five other Huskers posted wins in Session I at the Scottrade Center on Thursday.
The Nebraska wrestling team concludes its season at the NCAA Championships, Thursday through Saturday, at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo.