In his first trip to the big dance, Courtney was an NCAA finalist for the Arizona State Sun Devils as a redshirt junior. Courtney returns to the Sun Devils for the 21-22 season looking to not only help lead Arizona State to a team trophy, but hoping to build on his finals run as well. Courtney hails from Goodyear, Arizona and was a three - time Arizona state champion at Desert Edge high school. Courtney became the full time starter at Arizona State during his redshirt sophomore season. During this time, Courtney notched wins over three wrestlers ranked in the top 25 and climbed all the way up to the seventh ranking in the nation after starting out ranked 24th in the preseason rankings.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2022-2023 Arizona State Sun Devils
Apr 1, 2022Arizona State has gone from finishing 58th at the 2013 NCAA Championships to back-to-back team trophies. What Zeke Jones has done in Tempe since being hired in 2014 is remarkable, and they’re not stopping. The Sun Devils are poised to make it back-to-back-to-back NCAA trophies by bringing back 90% of their starting lineup from this past season.
Suriano - Arujau Collision Course: 2022 125-Pound NCAA Championship Preview
Mar 14, 2022NCAA week is finally here! The lightest weight class in Detroit also has the potential to be one of the most chaotic. Take my predictions with a grain of salt considering now that I have put them on wax, they're almost sure to not come true. However, the info in the preview will always be true, so feel free to take it in salt-free!
These Top 5 Seeds Are On Upset Alert Early!
Mar 10, 2022Crazy 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.
COVID-19 Limits Michigan vs ASU To 4 Matches
Jan 3, 2022125 lbs - #5 Brandon Courtney, Arizona State vs Jack Medley, Michigan
ASU & Michigan Set To Wrestle January 3rd On FloWrestling
Nov 19, 2021Two of the nation's top trophy contending teams are set to square off live on FloWrestling on January 3rd in Austin, Texas. Nearly every starter on these teams is ranked which creates a must-watch matchup with serious post-season implications.
2022 Title Contenders: 125 Pounds
Jun 29, 2021Many people will say Spencer Lee next topic when asked about who will be the 2022 125-lbs NCAA champion. While Lee will rightfully be the HEAVY odds on favorite to win, it won’t be a done deal until March 19, 2022, at approximately 8 pm EST.
The Ultimate U23 Men's Freestyle Preview & Predictions
May 26, 2021With Cadet and Junior World Teams in place, Team USA is looking to fill out its U23 roster. Some of the nation's top college wrestlers will battle for those spots this weekend in Lincoln, Nebraska. Check out the top contenders and see our top four predictions for each Men's Freestyle weight.
The U23 Field Is Coming Together
May 25, 2021This weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska plays host to the U23 World Team Trials, an event featuring some top NCAA athletes vying for World Team spots.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2021-2022 Arizona State Sun Devils
Apr 21, 2021Zeke Jones is building something in Tempe. Despite 2021 being the first post Zahid Valencia season for the Sun Devils, they brought home a team trophy from NCAAs for the first time since 1995. Adding a nice transfer and bringing back a lot of talent, Arizona State will be set up nicely next season as well.
Best Quarterfinals Of The 2021 NCAA Championships
Mar 19, 2021Remember, quarterfinal wins are worth seven team points, plus bonus. Iowa is in first with 33.5 points and eight quarterfinalists. Penn State is behind them with 28 points and seven in the quarters, and Missouri behind them with 23.5 points and four quarterfinalists.
6 Reasons To Watch Arizona State & West Virginia At Wyoming
Feb 5, 2021Wyoming missed their opportunity to see most of Arizona State's starters earlier this season, but now the Sun Devils are joining the Cowboys on the same day they dual West Virginia. With 16 ranked wrestlers in action and six ranked duals, this could have a big impact on the rankings. Here are six reasons to watch.
5 Reasons To Watch ASU, Utah Valley, & Wyoming
Jan 21, 2021Some of the best wrestlers in the west will be meeting up in Utah for a strong round-robin event this Saturday, January 23. Arizona State and Wyoming travel to Utah Valley where they'll forgo the typical dual meet structure for individual round-robins that should set up some fantastic individual matchups. As always, COVID-19 could change the starting lineups, but if all teams are full strength, here are the biggest stories we expect to see.
Trophy Hunters #3: Sun Devils Snap PSU's Historic Streak
Nov 25, 2019The Arizona State Sun Devils are the focus of our third edition of "trophy hunters." Their upset dual meet win over perennial power Penn State snapped a 60 dual meet win streak and has ASU squarely in the center of the national conversation.