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Tag: "Big Ten Championships"

Penn State holds off peaking Iowa at Big Ten wrestling championships

[ 0 ] March 9, 2014

MADISON, Wis. – A stream of blood shot across Ed Ruth’s left hand Sunday afternoon while beads of sweat trickled down his face moments after pulling Penn State across the victory line in a two-day tug-of-war for the Big Ten title. Iowa couldn’t yank the conference crown away from the Nittany Lions, but the Hawkeyes made […]

No individual winners for Hawkeye wrestlers at Big Ten Championships

[ 0 ] March 10, 2013

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Matt McDonough stepped off the awards podium Sunday and shoved his silver medal in a nearby trash can as he made his way down the tunnel inside Assembly Hall. The conclusion to the Big Ten Championships turned out to be a final round that Iowa wanted to toss aside and leave behind. […]

Matt McDonough, Derek St. John earn top seeds in Big Ten Championships

[ 0 ] March 4, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Matt McDonough and junior Derek St. John earned the top seed at their respective weight class when the Big Ten Championships preliminary seeds were announced today by the conference office. The 2013 conference tournament is March 9-10 in Champaign, Ill. McDonough is the […]

Hawkeye wrestlers fall one point short

[ 7 ] March 6, 2011

The natural instinct might be to look back at all the points during 36 matches in two days when it was possible for the Iowa wrestlers to pick up just one more point.

Photos: Big 10 Wrestling Championships

[ 0 ] March 6, 2011

Photos: Big 10 Wrestling Consolations

[ 1 ] March 6, 2011

Photos: Big 10 Wrestling Semifinals

[ 0 ] March 5, 2011

Live blog from Big Ten wrestling finals

[ 1 ] March 5, 2011

Join Andy Hamilton as he brings you the action live from Evanston as the Hawkeyes vie for the Big Ten title.

Photos: Big Ten wrestling quarterfinals

[ 0 ] March 5, 2011

Photos from the quarterfinal rounds of the 2011 Big Ten Championships.

Hawks go 12-1 in Big Ten opening session

[ 1 ] March 5, 2011

EVANSTON, Ill. – There was a brief point this season when Iowa repeatedly stumbled in close matches. The opening session of the Big Ten Championships accentuated how far the Hawkeyes have come since then. Iowa won all nine of its quarterfinal matches, pulling out three dramatic wins with takedowns in the final 30 seconds and […]