Two-time NCAA champ, three-time finalist for Iowa State. World and Olympic gold medalist. GOAT of college wrestling at Iowa.
25-year Reunion: Iowa's Record-Setting 1997 NCAA Championship Team
Feb 5, 2022Dan Gable completed his 21-season head coaching career at the University of Iowa in the most dramatic way. The Hawkeyes were expected to place second to Oklahoma State at the 1997 NCAA Championships -- a team that had defeated them 21-13 at the National Duals. Iowa rallied to complete one of the most improbable runs in sports history. Gable led his team to his 15th and final national title with five champions, six finalists, eight All-Americans, and a record 170 points. The tournament was held at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa, which was 10-minutes from where Gable grew up in Waterloo.
Dan Gable And J Robinson Reunion
Jun 23, 2021Dan Gable and J Robinson coached together at the University of Iowa from 1972 until Robinson's departure in 1984. The Hawkeyes produced nine NCAA team titles during their 12 seasons together, including seven titles in a row from 1978-84 when Gable was the head coach and Robinson was an assistant. Robinson turned Minnesota into a national power, leading the Golden Gophers to NCAA team titles in 2001, 2002, and 2007. Gable and Robinson reflect on their time together during an exclusive interview with both coaches.
Freestyle: The Victories of Dan Gable
Dec 11, 2020A 1999 documentary about the life of Dan Gable, legendary wrestling coach at the University of Iowa.
Snowed In with Dan Gable
Apr 28, 2020FloWrestling spends a winter day with Dan Gable at his home in Iowa.