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  1. Who's Registered For The Last Chance Qualifier

    Who's Registered For The Last Chance Qualifier

    May 6, 2022

    Everyone Registered so far for the Last Chance Qualifier in Atlantic City, NJ, and who might see there yet.
  2. US Open Men's Freestyle Cheat Sheet

    US Open Men's Freestyle Cheat Sheet

    Apr 25, 2022

    In which we provide a quick guide to the men's freestyle weight classes at the USMC US Open.
  3. Yianni's The Final Boss At 149 lbs

    Yianni's The Final Boss At 149 lbs

    Mar 15, 2022

    The bracket at 149 lbs has a clear favorite in Yianni Diakomihalis, but it also has the kind of volatility fans love to see in March. Several wrestlers outside the top 8 seeds could finish, and in fact, have finished on the podium which makes for a chaotic forecast.
  4. Who Was Helped Or Hurt The Most By Their NCAA Seeds

    Who Was Helped Or Hurt The Most By Their NCAA Seeds

    Mar 11, 2022

    NCAA Championship Tournament seeds don't always align with expectations. Outside of the coaches' poll, however, there is essentially no human element is involved. A seed is determined by a national qualifier's body of work over the course of the season, as well as that of his competitors, and then a formula which is applied to everyone.
  5. These Top 5 Seeds Are On Upset Alert Early!

    These Top 5 Seeds Are On Upset Alert Early!

    Mar 10, 2022

    Crazy things happen every year at NCAAs and I’m sure this year will be no different. After the initial look at the brackets, which can be found HERE, I’m putting some top seeds on upset alert.
  6. Big 10 Tournament Preview & Predictions - The Middleweights

    Big 10 Tournament Preview & Predictions - The Middleweights

    Mar 1, 2022

    The premier conference in college wrestling is without a doubt the Big Ten. Too many returning NCAA champs and All-Americans to count will take the mats in Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday and Sunday to try and win a coveted Big Ten title. The middleweights will feature some of the most intriguing matches, especially at 165 and 174 lbs.
  7. The Six Can't Miss Matches Happening Friday Night

    The Six Can't Miss Matches Happening Friday Night

    Jan 20, 2022

    Friday night has the potential to be one of the best nights of Div I wrestling this regular season. With 17 duals scheduled, including multiple between top 10 teams, there will be no shortage of great wrestling. You can follow along with all of the action Friday night as me and Mike Mal will be watch partying it up along with some special guests!
  8. Friday Night's Five Matches To Watch

    Friday Night's Five Matches To Watch

    Jan 6, 2022

    Dual season is upon us and it is glorious. This Friday evening, myself and David Bray, along with you all in the app chat, will be tuning in and hanging out via watch party.
  9. 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.
  10. Gomez, Traxler Decide Next Stops

    Gomez, Traxler Decide Next Stops

    Jun 2, 2021

    Two of the top wrestlers in the transfer portal announced their future plans on Tuesday.
  11. Top Programs Austin Gomez Will Visit

    Top Programs Austin Gomez Will Visit

    May 20, 2021

    Austin Gomez announced his intent to transfer out of Iowa State in April and has since been contacted by a number of programs including Wisconsin, UNI, Wyoming, Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, and Iowa.
  12. The Iowa Hawkeyes Are Recruiting Austin Gomez

    The Iowa Hawkeyes Are Recruiting Austin Gomez

    May 6, 2021

    The Iowa Hawkeyes have entered the Austin Gomez sweepstakes.  The high-flying Illinois product announced in April he wanted to transfer out of Iowa State.  He had already been contacted by Wisconsin, UNI, Wyoming, Oklahoma State and Oklahoma.  Iowa staff reached out to Austin today.
  13. Bader Show: Austin Gomez

    Bader Show: Austin Gomez

    Jan 4, 2021

    Bader and Bray talk with Iowa State gunslinger Austin Gomez after his recent decision to step away from wrestling for his health.
  14. Austin Gomez To Step Away From Wrestling

    Austin Gomez To Step Away From Wrestling

    Dec 28, 2020

    2019 national qualifier Austin Gomez has decided to medically retire from competing in the sport of wrestling. The Iowa State junior announced his decision via Twitter citing health reasons and the safety of his future.
  15. Why I'm Psyched For 65kg This Weekend

    Why I'm Psyched For 65kg This Weekend

    Oct 5, 2020

    Senior Nationals is this weekend and there are a ton of reasons to tune and watch, but 65kg has cemented itself as the most interesting weight in my eyes. Here are a few reasons why.