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  1. NCAA Notes: No ACLs, No Problem For Spencer Lee

    NCAA Notes: No ACLs, No Problem For Spencer Lee

    Mar 21, 2021

    A mystery came unwrapped Saturday night when Spencer Lee stood in front of a national television audience and unveiled what’s been underneath his two black knee sleeves. 
  2. Austin DeSanto Out Of Parade Of AAs, Medal Ceremony

    Austin DeSanto Out Of Parade Of AAs, Medal Ceremony

    Mar 20, 2021

    After placing third at 133 lbs at this weekend's NCAA Championships, an incident with the NCAA media officials led to Austin DeSanto being removed from the Parade of All-Americans and medal ceremony. Head Coach Tom Brands commented on the situation.
  3. Iowa Head Coach Tom Brands Tests Positive for COVID-19

    Iowa Head Coach Tom Brands Tests Positive for COVID-19

    Feb 4, 2021

    IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa head wrestling coach Tom Brands has tested positive for COVID-19. Brands tested positive during his regularly scheduled rapid antigen test Wednesday morning, followed by a PCR test to confirm the diagnosis.
  4. Dan Gable's Impressive Coaching Tree

    Dan Gable's Impressive Coaching Tree

    Dec 21, 2020

    This article was originally published on June 10, 2020 but was updated on December 21, 2020 to reflect minor changes.
  5. The Top 10 Iowa Wrestling Storylines Of 2019-20, Ranked

    The Top 10 Iowa Wrestling Storylines Of 2019-20, Ranked

    May 21, 2020

    Between the talent, history, and personalities surrounding Iowa Wrestling, I’m not sure there was a more news-worthy team than the Hawkeyes over the course of the 2019-20 coronavirus-shortened season. I mean, seriously: Tom Brands and Austin DeSanto alone generate a good amount of headlines, then you have Spencer Lee, a few hundred past national championships, a lot of salty rivalries, and much more. 
  6. The 2020 Flo NCAA Award For Coach Of The Year

    The 2020 Flo NCAA Award For Coach Of The Year

    Apr 20, 2020

    Nobody got the ending they wanted from the 2019-20 season. Covid-19 canceled the NCAA Championship Tournament, truncating a superb season before it could be properly concluded. But that doesn't mean we can't honor the extraordinary efforts the student-athletes put forth on the mat.