2012 Olympic champion and four-time World champion Jordan Burroughs (Lincoln, Neb./Sunkist Kids/Nebraska WTC) has officially accepted his berth in Final X, and will battle for a spot on the 2018 U.S. World Team in men's freestyle in Final X in Lincoln, Neb. on Saturday, June 9.
Many current, future and former Nebraska wrestlers will be in action this weekend at the 2018 Marine Corps Open Wrestling Championships held Tuesday through Saturday at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
Two-time World medalist James Green (Lincoln, Neb./Sunkist Kids/Nebraska WTC) has officially accepted his berth in Final X, and will battle for a spot on the 2018 U.S. World Team in men's freestyle in Final X in Lincoln, Neb. on Saturday, June 9.
Nebraska All-Americans Tyler Berger and Taylor Venz garnered NWCA All-Academic Team accolades, announced by the National Wrestling Coaches Association on Thursday.
Former Husker greats Jordan Burroughs and James Green and Nebraska Assistant Coach Kendric Maple helped the United States to its first UWW Men's Freestyle World Cup title since 2003, as the Americans defeated Azerbaijan in the gold medal match, 7-3, on Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Jordan Burroughs and James Green won both of their matches Saturday at the UWW Freestyle World Cup, leading the United States to wins over India (10-0) and Japan (5-3) at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Former Husker greats Jordan Burroughs and James Green and Nebraska Assistant Coach Kendric Maple are set to compete for the United States at the UWW World Cup on Friday and Saturday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa.
Today, USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States, and FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced that tickets are now available to the general public for Final X in Lincoln as part of the exciting new Final X Series.
Nebraska finished ninth at the 2018 NCAA Championships, while three Huskers earned All-America honors.
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.
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.
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.