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  • from Mat Talk Online 05/17/22 3:18 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/17/22 3:12 PM

    Bruce Burnett has excelled as a coach on the high school, collegiate and international levels, serving as USA Wrestling’s national freestyle coach and leading some of the most successful teams in American history. During his tenure, five Americans won Olympic gold medals and 11 U.S. athletes won 13 ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/16/22 8:50 PM

    A new college wrestling tournament will hit the schedule in December as Soldier Salute will kick off just before New Year’s at Coralville, Iowa’s Xtreme Arena. The event is the brainchild of Josh Schamberger, the President of the Iowa City/Coralville Visitors & Conventions Bureau and a big-time...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/14/22 1:49 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/13/22 8:51 PM

    Cody Garcia was a four-time NCAA Division II All-American and two-time champion at powerhouse Nebraska-Omaha under coach Mike Denney. Garcia, the son of a coach himself, started his career at his alma mater after finishing up with his eligibility in 2009. Most in wrestling know what happened in Omah...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/13/22 3:39 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/11/22 6:04 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/10/22 3:36 PM

    When wrestlers, coaches, media and fans gather to talk about the G.O.A.T. at Lehigh University, the conversation always includes Mark Lieberman. Combining all styles, he is considered the Mountain Hawks’ greatest overall wrestler. A 1979 Sports Illustrated article described Mark as “the guttiest and...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/10/22 3:18 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/04/22 4:53 PM

    here's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. Ce...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/03/22 8:45 PM

    Jim Dutrow is back for another year of promoting wrestling at all levels with #WrestlingShirtADayInMay, a social media campaign aimed at showing your wrestling pride from every level of wrestling. This year, the month-long campaign is combined with the #BloodRoundPoundDown weight-loss fundraiser, so...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/03/22 8:35 PM

    A look at what nations have won medals in the Pan Am Championships over the years. Broken down is the country totals of Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals dating back to 1979. Country Style Gold Silver Bronze Total Argentina Greco-Roman 3 11 14 Men's Freestyle 4 9 13 Women's Freestyle 1 2 8 11 ARG [&#82...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/03/22 3:18 PM

    One of only two Americans to win three medals at the Greco-Roman World Championships, Dremiel Byers is considered one of the best Greco-Roman wrestlers in U.S. history. Byers won a gold medal at the 2002 World Championships and is one of just five Americans to win a gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestli...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/03/22 3:40 AM

    Wheaton College head coach and 2X US Olympian Jim Gruenwald makes his long awaited appearance on the show to discuss his new book Not All Roads Lead to Gold.  Gruenwald discusses several of the book's foundational concepts as well as having to revisit painful moments from his career in order to...

  • from Mat Talk Online 05/02/22 4:14 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/30/22 3:18 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/29/22 5:22 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/28/22 3:36 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/27/22 6:55 PM

    J.D. Oliva is carving out quite the career for himself as a fiction writer. The wrestling coach at Illinois’ DeKalb High School is publishing a trilogy of books via Kickstarter with his new series, The Wolf Stone Saga. Link: http://kck.st/3EpOqae Oliva also writes on the topic of professional wrestl...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/27/22 3:45 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/26/22 4:36 PM

    Michigan head wrestling coach Sean Bormet is coming off a program-best second-place finish at the NCAA Division I Championships as the school capped it’s 100th season on the mats. Join Kyle Klingman and Andy Hamilton as they talk about the world of wrestling on the flagship podcast of Trackwrestling...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/26/22 2:46 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/26/22 3:10 AM

    As a competitor and coach, Bill Zadick has forever written his name in the U.S. wrestling record book. He won a gold medal at the World Championships in Guangzhou, China in 2006. His younger brother, Mike, brought home a silver medal from the same tournament, making them the first set of brothers si...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/25/22 3:02 PM

    For the past 16 years, Josh Rhoden has been leading the Cougars of Clackamas Community College to new heights in the NJCAA. After winning the program’s sixth national championship – and fourth in a row – Rhoden jumped at the opportunity to head to Division I, joining the coaching staff a...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/25/22 1:25 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/20/22 8:09 PM

    Kenny Monday was an NCAA champion at Oklahoma State and won four medals at the World Championships and Olympic Games, including Golds in 1988 and 1989. He’s now the Director of Wrestling at the Geneva, Ohio private school, SPIRE Institute & Academy and is looking to create something new as he’s...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/20/22 4:10 PM

    Glenn Gormley, Jason Bryant and Kevin Hazard explore the idea behind a non-scholarship or limited-scholarship Division I wrestling conference and how it could work and how it would be affordable for schools to implement. There’s some historical precedent as Division I football features the non-schol...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/20/22 3:16 PM

    Elizabeth Henson is one of my old college friends and a member of the 2000 NCAA Division I field hockey national championship team at Old Dominion University. Now she's got a cool podcast and we recently reconnected, talked about the show and decided I needed to come on to tell some old stories and ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/20/22 3:04 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/19/22 2:08 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/18/22 3:05 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/15/22 6:26 PM

    Looking at which states (provinces and countries) produced the most All-Americans in women's college wrestling across NAIA Invitational, National Collegiate Women's Championships (NCAA schools) and Women's Junior College Nationals in 2022. Home state (and country) data is via each school's athletics...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/15/22 11:42 AM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/15/22 12:30 AM

    After representing the United States on six World teams and coming away with a bronze medal in 2015 and a silver medal in 2017, James Green is calling it a career. On Episode 113 of Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling, Green talks about his career, why he's leaving his shoes on the mat, what's next with ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/14/22 6:01 PM

    Looking at which states (provinces and countries) placed what when looking at the most All-Americans in women's college wrestling across the NAIA Invitational, National Collegiate Women's Championships (NCAA schools) and the Women's Junior College Championships in 2022. Home state (and country) data...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/14/22 1:40 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/13/22 2:15 PM

    Looking at which states (and countries) placed what when looking at the most All-Americans in men's college wrestling across Division I, Division II, Division III, NAIA and NJCAA in 2022. Home state (and country) data is via each school's athletics communications website. State 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/13/22 2:11 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/12/22 8:16 PM

    Looking at which states (and countries) produced the most All-Americans in men's college wrestling across Division I, Division II, Division III, NAIA and NJCAA in 2022. Home state (and country) data is via each school's athletics communications website. State D1 D2 D3 NAIA NJCAA Total Pennsylvania 1...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/12/22 3:31 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/11/22 2:06 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/09/22 9:05 PM

    A momentous day for women’s wrestling and wrestling as a whole came on April 9, 2022 as the NAIA approve women’s wrestling as its 28th championship sport. With the announcement, the NAIA becomes the first major college athletics organization to officially sanction the sport for an official national ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/07/22 9:36 PM

    Minnesota All-American Ed Giese training the next generation of women’s wrestlers in Hungary During the 2022 European Championships at BOK Sportcsarnok, I sat down with Illinois native and 1986 Division I All-American Ed Giese. Ed goes through his years wrestling in Illinois, competing at Minnesota ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/07/22 5:02 PM

    NC State’s five-time All-American Hayden Hidlay finished up his college career a few weeks ago in Detroit at 174 pounds. Now he’s taken the shoes off from competitive wrestling and will turn his focus to coaching, starting out with a new role at his alma mater.  Join Kyle Klingman and Andy Hamilton ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/07/22 4:13 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/07/22 3:01 AM

    After Brian Reinhardt and Pat Popolizio gave each other some time away from one another after the close of the college wrestling season, but now it's time to kick up that glorious offseason wrestling content. It's so good, it'll make you crave more wrestling – which is just what we have. We'll...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/06/22 7:37 PM

    1988 Olympic Gold Medalist and Wrestling Hall of Famer Kenny Monday joins Coach Tony Ersland and the guys this week to discuss his life in wrestling, his Olympic journey and what led him to coaching. Monday, a three-time Olympian and two-time Olympic finalist, was also a three-time NCAA finalist, wi...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/06/22 1:46 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 04/01/22 11:23 AM

    Surging Illinois heavyweight and former Division I lineman and NAIA runner-up Tanner Farmer helps usher in the new season of the podcast by sharing his thoughts on a variety of perspectives. With his first overseas tour now in the books, Farmer is poised for even more improvements entering his secon...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/29/22 12:59 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/25/22 4:58 PM

    Recapping the 2022 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships with Virginia Tech All-American Bryce “Buckle Up” Andonian. The Ohio native has represented the United States at the Junior World Championships and provided #HokieNation and the wrestling world highlight reel throws and an unorth...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/23/22 3:03 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/22/22 1:27 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/22/22 4:02 AM

    The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and USA Wrestling are excited to announce that their Etched In Stone – Stories of Wrestling Legends podcast featuring Lee Kemp, a three-time World champion and a three-time NCAA champion for the University of Wisconsin has launched at etchedinstonepodcast.co...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/16/22 9:02 PM

    Glenn Gormley, Jason Bryant and Kevin Hazard look at the numbers behind the growth of men’s wrestling and how things work the rise in attendance at duals and the NCAA Championships. Is this “Camelot” for college wrestling and are we looking at the growth rates in the right context?  About Mat S...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/16/22 8:32 PM

    Clackamas Community College in Oregon City, Oregon won its sixth NJCAA national wrestling championship a couple weeks ago in Council Bluffs, Iowa and head coach Josh Rhoden is on the program to talk about it. The title is the Cougars’ fourth in a row and fifth since 2011. The first national title wa...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/14/22 8:27 PM

    Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss results from Big Ten Championships and preview the road ahead at NCAA Championships, including seeds and draws for the seven Boilermakers headed to Detroit. WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – This week’s Always Aggressive Podcast takes a loo...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/14/22 6:37 PM

    The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and USA Wrestling are excited to announce that their Etched In Stone – Stories of Wrestling Legends podcast featuring Lee Kemp, a three-time World champion and a three-time NCAA champion for the University of Wisconsin has launched at etchedinstonepodcast.co...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/11/22 5:14 AM

    It is postseason time on a brand-new episode of the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast. NC State head coach Pat Popolzio and host Brian Reinhardt recap the Pack's fourth straight ACC Championship, and then turn their attention to previewing the 10 NCAA qualifiers from NC State who will be traveling to D...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/10/22 9:37 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/09/22 9:58 PM

    We'll go weight-by-weight with Hokie head wrestling coach Tony Robie to recap the ACC Championships and see what adjustments need to be made moving forward heading into next week's NCAA Championships on Episode 111 of Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling. SUBSCRIBE TO THE SHOW Apple Podcasts | Stitch...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/09/22 9:54 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/08/22 2:47 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/07/22 4:10 PM

    The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and USA Wrestling are excited to announce that their Etched In Stone – Stories of Wrestling Legends podcast featuring Lee Kemp, a three-time World champion and a three-time NCAA champion for the University of Wisconsin has launched at etchedinstonepodcast.co...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/04/22 12:48 AM

    Interviews from the day before we kick off the 65th championships at the NAIA National Championships.

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/03/22 3:27 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/03/22 3:57 AM

    Head coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss NCAA Bid Allocations and Big Ten Championships Pre-Seeds. The guys also preview this weekend's conference championship event in Lincoln, Neb.The 2022 wrestling postseason is here and the Always Aggressive Podcast dives into ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/02/22 8:44 PM

    Looking at the placewinners and champions by school at the NAIA championships all-time. School 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total Southern Oregon 36 36 25 30 42 26 31 18 244 Montana State-Northern 34 33 34 22 26 13 10 16 188 Missouri Valley 17 18 23 19 21 27 19 22 […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/02/22 3:12 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 03/02/22 4:37 AM

    ACC Tournament Preview with Pat Popolizio and host Brian Reinhardt. Gonna quickly recap home wins against North Carolina and Virginia Tech before breaking down the NC State prospectus for the coming weekend in Charlottesville. Enough with the formalities, let's get to the show. SUBSCRIBE TO #PACKMEN...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/28/22 5:03 PM

    The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and USA Wrestling are excited to announce that their Etched In Stone – Stories of Wrestling Legends podcast featuring Lee Kemp, a three-time World champion and a three-time NCAA champion for the University of Wisconsin has launched at etchedinstonepodcast.co...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/26/22 7:44 PM

    Qualifier Credentials Breaking down the accomplishments of the 2022 NAIA Championship Qualifiers. Returning NAIA Americans as well as placewinners in other divisions are noted.  WT (Seed) Wrestler (School) – Previous Placement 125 (1) Esco Walker (Grand View) – 2021-133-2nd; 2019-NJ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/25/22 3:34 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/24/22 2:46 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/23/22 8:36 PM

    Our final episode from the on-campus visit to Virginia Tech is with athletic trainer Sean Collins. A New York native with nearly zero wrestling experience before coming to Blacksburg, Collins talks about is journey to Virginia Tech and what it’s been like working with the wrestling program and falli...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/23/22 3:53 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/21/22 2:09 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/20/22 6:29 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/19/22 5:58 PM

    Bruntil, Retherford win gold, Velte and Rodriguez claim medals at Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov International – TheMat.com Four Americans claimed medals on Friday, including golds from Emma Bruntil and Zain Retherford, at the Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov International in Bulgaria. Could OU Find a Way to ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/18/22 7:22 PM

    Four-time All-American and two-time NCAA Division I Champion Travis Lee joins Andy Hamilton and Kyle Klingman on the latest episode of On The Mat. Lee became the first Hawaiian to become an All-American at the NCAA Division I level when he finished seventh in Albany in 2002. In 2003 in Kansas City, ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/18/22 5:57 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/17/22 5:08 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/16/22 11:24 PM

    A Sports Information Director has a number of duties when it comes to promoting, covering and disseminating information about a certain sport. For Guam native Ethan Aguigui, his immersion into Virginia Tech's wrestling culture has come with a number of responsibilities and taking on the role of the ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/16/22 10:49 PM

    Glenn Gormley, Jason Bryant and Kevin Hazard look at the numbers behind the growth of women's wrestling and how things work with their postseason tournaments. The crew also talks about the growth potential, how we've seen women's wrestling growing and future options for both men's and women's colleg...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/16/22 5:12 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/16/22 6:18 AM

    After a “quick” up and back to Pittsburgh where the fourth-ranked Wolfpack came home with a victory over the Pitt Panthers, host Brian Reinhardt and NC State head coach Pat Popolizio are back at home talking about the warm weekend and the upcoming closing weekend with Senior Night vs. North Carolina...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/15/22 2:55 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/11/22 4:49 PM

    Sometimes we get an opportunity to put new gear to use and try to come up with new features to bring another perspective to coverage and content. Episode 698 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast is just that. With some new wireless devices used to record audio, I hit record on Augsburg co-head coach ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/11/22 3:41 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/10/22 3:44 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/10/22 4:10 AM

    After mother nature interrupted the regularly-scheduled programming last week, the Always Aggressive Podcast returned to cover the last two weeks of action on-and-off the mat. Purdue head coach Tony Ersland and the crew look at dual wins over Indiana and Minnesota, the Boilermakers' outgoing seniors...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/09/22 4:00 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/09/22 6:02 AM

    Host Brian Reinhardt gets to go home this week as the squad heads to Pittsburgh – the kicker is – the Wolfpack is bussing up to Pittsburgh for a dual with the Panthers. Coach Pat Popolizio points out how much Brian sleeps along the way and how Pat will still continue to ration the cold [...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/09/22 2:50 AM

    A quick glimpse at the dual meet action from the past week in NCAA Division I Wrestling. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Penn State (16-0) WON #6 Ohio State 32-7, #8 Nebraska 21-13 2 Iowa (12-1) WON #9 Wisconsin 29-6 3 Michigan (9-1) WON #8 Nebraska 20-13 4 NC State (10-1) WON Virginia 32-2 […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/08/22 10:46 PM

    Central Oklahoma has long been a player on the national stage when it comes to small college wrestling. Having won national championships in both the NAIA and NCAA Division II, the Bronchos have returned to prominence after winning the National Duals for the first time in 20 years and are ranked No....

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/08/22 2:36 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/07/22 6:39 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/06/22 4:58 PM

    Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling is on location in Blacksburg of all places as Jason Bryant is in Cassell getting some one-on-ones with the Hokies wrestling staff prior to the squad’s match with Duke on February 4, 2022. Yes, the match is over already, but Coach Robie will talk about the match-day pre...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/06/22 4:06 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 02/03/22 4:15 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...