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LIVE: Iowa vs. Michigan State wrestling

[ 0 ] December 6, 2014

Chad Leistikow is in Iowa City on Saturday night for tonight’s dual between Big Ten Conference foes Iowa and Michigan State. Join him at 6:45 p.m. for match-by-match coverage, and add your comments to the in-dual experience. Enjoy! Live Blog LIVE: Iowa vs. Michigan State wrestling 

Despite their depth, Hawkeyes must wrestle above their seeds to win Big Ten

[ 0 ] March 7, 2014

During his turns behind the microphone last summer on the Iowa banquet circuit, Tom Brands would point to one shortcoming his program needed to address in its quest for conference and national wrestling supremacy. Like everyone else in college wrestling, the Hawkeyes had fallen behind Penn State and the stack of bonus points it could […]

Wrestlers ready for Nebraska

[ 0 ] January 17, 2014

For the third time this season, the Iowa wrestling team will face a top-10 opponent when it travels to eighth-ranked Nebraska on Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.

How Saturday’s Iowa-Penn State wrestling dual came together

[ 0 ] December 20, 2013

Penn State at Iowa, 8 p.m. Saturday (BTN).

Two Hawkeye wrestlers win titles at U.S. Junior World Team Trials

[ 0 ] June 23, 2013

By Roger Moore Special to the Register STILLWATER, Okla. – Thomas Gilman knows a thing or two about tough competition. On almost a weekly basis during the past nine months, the Council Bluffs native has seen the likes of Iowa teammates Matt McDonough, Tony Ramos, and Cory Clark. Likewise for fellow freshman Sammy Brooks, who […]

Big Ten Wrestling: Hawkeyes in third after rough semifinal round

[ 0 ] March 9, 2013

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Tony Ramos has broken down brainwashing to such a science that Iowa’s 133-pounder believes he sharpens his skills during his sleep. Between that nocturnal faith and his habit of lifting weights with teammates up to twice his size, the second-ranked junior has won every match this season and figured out a way […]

Iowa heavyweight ensures escape against Cornell

[ 0 ] February 22, 2013

Iowa survived a quarterfinal scare to edge No. 7 seed Cornell 21-16 and advance to the Mat Mayhem final day.

Iowa wrestling ranked No. 2 in latest national poll

[ 0 ] February 5, 2013

The Hawkeyes moved up a spot after handing Penn State its first loss.