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  1. LIVE RESULTS: Penn State Vs. Penn

    LIVE RESULTS: Penn State Vs. Penn

    Dec 3, 2021

    If you can't tune in live for the Penn State vs. Penn dual then FloWrestling has you covered. Minute-by-minute updates will be provided throughout the dual as the Nittany Lions take on the Quakers in Philadelphia. The dual begins at 7 p.m. Eastern.
  2. Journeymen Collegiate Classic Pools Are Set

    Journeymen Collegiate Classic Pools Are Set

    Nov 12, 2021

    The Journeymen Collegiate Classic is a staple of the first month of the NCAA season. This year's field includes several ranked wrestlers and some exciting potential matchups.
  3. 6 Takeaways From Penn State Media Day

    6 Takeaways From Penn State Media Day

    Nov 8, 2021

    Penn State head coach Cael Sanderson addressed the media today through a Zoom call. Below are six takeaways from the press conference. Check back throughout the day for more coverage.
  4. The 2021-22 NCAA D1 Redshirt Report

    The 2021-22 NCAA D1 Redshirt Report

    Oct 31, 2021

    In typical years, now is around the time during the NCAA preseason where we'd take a look at the potential impact wrestlers who sat out last varsity season while on redshirt.
  5. Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2021-2022 Penn State Nittany Lions

    Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2021-2022 Penn State Nittany Lions

    Apr 12, 2021

    The Hawkeyes will be the favorites to repeat as team champions in 2022, but we all saw what Penn State was able to do in the finals. Four finalists and four champions. With all four of those champions returning and the young star power the Nittany Lions are bringing in, this will be an incredibly fun team to watch.
  6. Team Race Time: 15 Iowa & PSU Quarterfinals Will Shake Things Up

    Team Race Time: 15 Iowa & PSU Quarterfinals Will Shake Things Up

    Mar 19, 2021

    The Iowa vs Penn State team race has heated up after day one of NCAAs, but the quarterfinals present massive opportunities for each team. Every quarterfinal win is worth 7 team points before bonus, so Iowa's eight quarterfinals and Penn State's seven are huge. Here's a breakdown of each team's opportunities and obstacles during sessions five and six of NCAAs.
  7. Myles Amines Business: 197-Pound Big Ten Preview

    Myles Amines Business: 197-Pound Big Ten Preview

    Mar 5, 2021

    Soon there will be a gathering where the Big Ten 165-pounders will vie for the great prize. While the fate of humanity does not hinge on the outcome, it is still a pretty big deal. As this strange covid season of 2021 reaches the conclusion, we find Alex Marinelli as the undisputed #1 seed, despite having only wrestled in two dual meets. 
  8. Match Notes: #2 Penn State vs #12 Ohio State

    Match Notes: #2 Penn State vs #12 Ohio State

    Feb 19, 2021

    With 16 ranked starters between Penn State and Ohio State, this dual could be one of the best of the season. If you can't watch live, refresh this page regularly for updates on all the action as it happens.
  9. Complete Preview & Predictions: #2 Michigan vs #6 Penn State

    Complete Preview & Predictions: #2 Michigan vs #6 Penn State

    Feb 13, 2021

    What a nice little Valentine’s Day treat! After being postponed earlier this season due to a University of Michigan athletic department-wide pause, Penn State-Michigan has been rescheduled for Sunday at 11 AM ET in Ann Arbor. My friend and colleague Kyle Bratke will keep you updated Sunday with real-time live updates, but for now, get up to speed with my very preview and predictions below.
  10. Match Notes: Penn State vs Northwestern

    Match Notes: Penn State vs Northwestern

    Jan 30, 2021

    Penn State takes on Northwestern in its second dual of the day. Against Indiana, PSU was missing Robert Howard, Michael Beard, and Greg Kerkvliet, so we'll see who they roll out this afternoon. Even minus those guys, we still have 12 ranked wrestlers in this dual with ranked matchups at 133, 149, and 157. The Nittany Lions looked a bit vulnerable in a 24-15 dual against Indiana, so we'll see how they rebound against a tough Northwestern squad.
  11. Why Penn State Has A Mountain To Climb, & Why They Still Can

    Why Penn State Has A Mountain To Climb, & Why They Still Can

    Jan 22, 2021

    In order for Penn State to maintain its run of dominance, a new crop of youngsters will need to get up to speed quickly. That's a tall order for a number of reasons, but if anyone can lead a fresh group of wrestlers to a title, it's Cael Sanderson and company. Here's why this crop of Nittany Lions has a number of obstacles in its way, and why they just might be up for the challenge.
  12. 4 Takeaways & 2 Questions From Penn State Media Day

    4 Takeaways & 2 Questions From Penn State Media Day

    Jan 12, 2021

    Earlier today, Penn State released their media day press conference call featuring Cael Sanderson, Aaron Brooks, and members of the media. The full press conference is available on Penn State's site. Here are four big takeaways and two questions after that call.
  13. Penn State Freshmen Shine At Clarion Open

    Penn State Freshmen Shine At Clarion Open

    Nov 5, 2019

    The Clarion Open kicked off the season for several teams and a ton of redshirts this past Sunday. You can catch up on all the action linked in the FloArena brackets. Here are my four biggest takeaways from the action.
  14. 2020 Redshirt Report: 197 Pounds

    2020 Redshirt Report: 197 Pounds

    Aug 7, 2019

    It's the penultimate weight class in our series of redshirt reports, where we examine those who didn't compete at the varsity level last season but we expect will have an impact on the 2019-20 NCAA wrestling campaign. We'd like you to keep reading, but you have the freewill to decide not to if you so desire.