Nebraska wrestling assistant coach Kendric Maple won the 61 kg/134 lbs. bracket at the Medved International on Sunday in Minsk, Belarus, finishing with three wins in the international freestyle competition.
Former Husker wrestler Jordan Burroughs won his fourth world championship, defeating Khetik Tsabolov of Russia, 9-6, in the 74 kg final at the UWW World Championships in Paris, France, Saturday.
Former Husker wrestlers Jordan Burroughs (74 kg/163 lbs.) and James Green (70 kg/154 lbs.) are set to represent the United States at the UWW Freestyle World Championships this Saturday at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France.
Former Husker and four-time NCAA Championships qualifier Tim Lambert has been hired by the Nebraska wrestling program as its volunteer assistant coach, Nebraska head coach Mark Manning announced Friday.
The Nebraska wrestling team released its 2017-18 schedule on Monday, as the Huskers will face a slate that features seven of the top-25 team finishers from last year's NCAA Championships.
Former Huskers and 2017 USA Wrestling Freestyle World Team members Jordan Burroughs and James Green both went undefeated on the way to gold medals in their respective weight classes on Saturday at the Grand Prix of Spain at the Pabellón Exterior del CSD in Madrid, Spain.