The 2017-18 Huskers
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

2017-18 Nebraska Wrestling Quick Facts

By NU Athletic Communications

General Information
Full Name: University of Nebraska (NU)
City/ZIP: Lincoln, NE 68588-0123
Population: 268,738
Founded: 1869
Enrollment: 26,079
Facility (Capacity): Bob Devaney Sports Center (7,907 - Opened 1976)
Nickname: Cornhuskers, Huskers
Colors: Scarlet and Cream 
(PMS 186)
Conference: Big Ten
President: Hank M. Bounds, Ph.D.
Chancellor: Ronnie D. Green
Institutional Representative: Josephine Potuto, J.D.
Athletic Director: Bill Moos

Nebraska Wrestling Facts
Season of Wrestling (First Season): 99th (1910-11)
All-Time Dual Record: 693-553-29 (.555)
Individual NCAA Champions: 11
Individual NCAA Finalists: 23
All-Americans (Top 8 at NCAA): 105
NCAA Championships Best Team Finish: 3rd (1993)
Top-10 NCAA Team Finishes (Last Time): 21 (2017 - 9th)
Individual Conference Championships: 63
Team Conference Championships (Years): 7 (1911, 1915, 1924, 1949, 1993, 1995, 2009)
CoSIDA Academic All-Americans: 7
Hodge Trophy Winners: 1

Team Information
2016-17 Dual Record (Conference): 12-4 (6-3 Big Ten)
Final Dual Ranking: 5th (Coaches Poll)
2016-17 Big Ten Finish: 4th (102.5 points)
2016-17 NCAA Finish: 9th (59.5 points)
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 15/10
Starters Returning/Lost: 4/6
NCAA Qualifiers Returning/Lost: 2/5
All-Americans Returning/Lost: 1/3
Returning All-American: Tyler Berger (5th - 157)
Newcomers: 112

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mark Manning
   Nebraska Record: 226-86-3 (18th season)
   College Career Record: 249-110-5 (21st season)
Associate Head Coach: Bryan Snyder (Eighth season at Nebraska)
Assistant Coach: Kendric Maple (First season at Nebraska)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Tim Lambert (First season at Nebraska)

Wrestling Office Phone Number: 402-472-9430

Communications Information
Wrestling Contact: James Hajek
Office Phone: (402) 472-7776
Communications Fax: (402) 472-2005
Mailing Address: Nebraska Communications
                              One Memorial Stadium
                              Lincoln, NE 68588-0123


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