The hay is in the barn for eight of the 10 weight classes at this weekend's Big Ten Championships. Now it's time for the University of Iowa wrestling team to go to work.
Sophomores Thomas Gilman and Sammy Brooks, and redshirt freshman Brandon Sorensen will make their Big Ten Wrestling Championships debut as the top seeds in their respective weight classes when the conference tournament begins Saturday in Columbus, Ohio.
Five Hawkeyes are ranked at the top of their class in the latest NCAA RPI rankings released Thursday by the NCAA.
University of Iowa senior Mike Evans was named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week by the conference office Tuesday. The weekly honor is the first of his career and the fifth for Iowa this season.
The University of Iowa wrestling team dropped an 18-12 decision to second-ranked Missouri on Sunday in the finals of the EAS/NWCA National Duals tournament.
The University of Iowa wrestling team advanced to the finals of the EAS/NWCA National Dual Tournament with a 24-8 win against No. 5 Cornell on Saturday afternoon at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.