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Husker Wrestlers Finding Individual & Team Success

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The fourth-ranked Nebraska wrestling team will hit the road for the first time in three weeks as they visit Purdue on Friday and Indiana on Sunday. The battle with the Boilermakers is slated for 6 p.m. on Feb. 7 while the Huskers and Hoosiers will wrestle beginning at Noon on Feb. 9. Both duals will be streamed online via BTN +.
Nebraska Projected Starters*
125:
Alex Thomsen RFr. • Neola, Iowa (9-9)
133: #14 Ridge Lovett Fr. • Post Falls, Idaho (10-6) -OR- Zak Hensley RSr. • Olathe, Kan. (4-2)
141: #8 Chad Red Jr. Jr. • Indianapolis, Ind. (12-6)
149: #16 Collin Purinton Sr. • Banks, Ore. (12-6) -OR- Caleb Licking Jr. • Norfolk, Neb. (16-5)
157: #18 Peyton Robb RFr. • Owatonna, Minn. (14-4)
165: #5 Isaiah White Sr. • Chicago, Ill. (13-3) -OR- Jake Silverstein RFr. • Smithtown, N.Y. (8-7)
174: #6 Mikey Labriola So. • Easton, Pa. (15-5)
184: #11 Taylor Venz Jr. • Farmington, Minn. (12-7)
197: #5 Eric Schultz Jr. • Tinley Park, Ill. (17-3) -OR- Cade Svoboda Jr. • Ord, Neb. (5-5)
285: #16 Christian Lance Sr. • Nixa, Mo. (9-6) -OR- David Jensen Sr. • Mobridge, S.D. (12-3)
*Individual rankings according to InterMat
 

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#4 Nebraska 31, #14 Purdue 9
125:
#6 Devin Schroder (PUR) dec. Alex Thomsen (NEB), 8-2 (NEB 0, PUR 3)
133: #14 Ridge Lovett (NEB) pinned Travis Ford-Melton (PUR) (3:57) (NEB 6, PUR 3)
141: Parker Filius (PUR) dec. Zak Hensley (NEB), 6-1 (NEB 6, PUR 6)
149: #16 Collin Purinton (NEB) dec. #18 Griffin Parriott (PUR), 13-6 (NEB 9, PUR 6)
157: #18 Peyton Robb (NEB) injury default #7 Kendall Coleman (PUR) (NEB 15, PUR 6)
165: #5 Isaiah White (NEB) pinned Tanner Webster (PUR) (1:22) (NEB 21 PUR 6)
174: #4 Dylan Lydy (PUR) dec. #6 Mikey Labriola (NEB), 5-2 (NEB 21, PUR 9)
184: #11 Taylor Venz (NEB) dec. Max Lyon (PUR), 4-1 (NEB 24, PUR 9)
197: #5 Eric Schultz (NEB) major dec. Jared Florell (PUR), 15-6 (NEB 28, PUR 9)
285: David Jensen (NEB) dec. Thomas Penola (PUR), 12-8 (NEB 31, PUR 9)

With the win, the Huskers move to 8-3 overall with a 3-3 mark in conference action while Purdue slips to 11-5 overall and 4-4 in the Big Ten.

The Huskers will be back in action on Sunday when they travel to nearby Bloomington, Ind., to take on the Hoosiers (1-8, 1-7 Big Ten:

#4 Nebraska 35, Indiana 6
141:
No. 6 Chad Red Jr. pinned Eddie Bolivar (IND) (0:53) (NEB 6, IND 0)
149: #18 Graham Rooks (IND) dec. #16 Collin Purinton (NEB), 3-2 (NEB 6, IND 3)
157: #18 Peyton Robb (NEB) major dec. Fernie Silva (IND), 9-1 (NEB 10, IND 3)
165: Jake Silverstein (NEB) dec. Dillon Hoey (IND), 11-7 (NEB 13, IND 3)
174: #6 Mikey Labriola (NEB) pinned Diego Lemley (IND) (0:52) (NEB 19, IND 3)
184: #11 Taylor Venz (NEB) tech. fall Jacob Hinz (IND), 15-0 (NEB 24, IND 3)
197: #5 Eric Schultz (NEB) major dec. Nick Willham (IND), 18-6 (NEB 28, IND 3)
285: Christian Lance (NEB) major dec. Thomas Penola (IND), 12-4 (NEB 32, IND 3)
125: Liam Cronin (IND) dec. Alex Thomsen (NEB), 4-1 (NEB 32, IND 6)
133: #14 Ridge Lovett (NEB) dec. Cayden Rooks (IND), 4-2 (NEB 35, IND 6)
 
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#4 Nebraska 25, #22 Michigan 15
157:
No. 9 Will Lewan (MICH) dec. No. 18 Peyton Robb (NEB), 4-3 (MICH 3, NEB 0)
165: No. 5 Isaiah White (NEB) dec. Tyler Meisinger (MICH), 11-4 (NEB 3, MICH 3)
174: No. 6 Mikey Labriola (NEB) tech. fall Max Maylor (MICH), 23-8 (NEB 8, MICH 3)
184: No. 11 Taylor Venz (NEB) major dec. No. 20 Jelani Embree (MICH), 16-6 (NEB 12, MICH 3)
197: No. 5 Eric Schultz (NEB) dec. Jackson Striggow (MICH), 6-3 (NEB 15, MICH 3)
285: No. 2 Mason Parris (MICH) pinned David Jensen (NEB), (2:01) (NEB 15, MICH 9)
125: No. 19 Jack Medley (MICH) dec. Alex Thomsen (NEB), 6-1 (NEB 15, MICH 12)
133: No. 14 Ridge Lovett (NEB) major dec. Austin Assad (MICH), 11-0 (NEB 19, MICH 12)
141: No. 8 Chad Red Jr. (NEB) pinned Cole Mattin (MICH), (0:52) (NEB 25, MICH 12)
149: No. 10 Kanen Storr (MICH) dec. No. 16 Collin Purinton (NEB), 8-5 (NEB 25, MICH 15)
 
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Huskers beat Minnesota for Regular Season Finale
Nebraska Projected Starters*
125:
Alex Thomsen RFr. • Neola, Iowa (9-12)
133: #14 Ridge Lovett Fr. • Post Falls, Idaho (13-6)
141: #9 Chad Red Jr. Jr. • Indianapolis, Ind. (14-6)
149: Christian Miller. . • Plainview NE (1-0)
157: Caleb Licking Jr. • Norfolk Ne (1-0)
165: #5 Isaiah White Sr. • Chicago, Ill. (15-3)
174: #6 Mikey Labriola So. • Easton, Pa. (17-6)
184: #11 Taylor Venz Jr. • Farmington, Minn. (15-7)
197: #4 Eric Schultz Jr. • Tinley Park, Ill. (20-3)
285: Christian Lance Sr. • Nixa, Mo. (10-6)
*Individual rankings according to InterMat

#4 Nebraska 29, #13 Minnesota 12
165:
No. 5 Isaiah White (NEB) dec. Bailee O'Reilly (MINN), 3-2 (NEB 3, MINN 0)
174: No. 8 Devin Skatzka (MINN) dec. No. 6 Mikey Labriola (NEB), 7-2 (NEB 3, MINN 3)
184: No. 11 Taylor Venz (NEB) dec. No. 20 Owen Webester (MINN), 5-2 (NEB 6, MINN 3)
197: No. 4 Eric Schultz (NEB) major dec. Garrett Joles (MINN), 17-5 (NEB 10, MINN 3)
HWT: No. 1 Gable Steveson (MINN) major dec. Christian Lance (NEB), 19-7 (NEB 10, MINN 7)
125: Alex Thomsen (NEB) major dec. Jake Gliva (MINN), 9-1 (NEB 14, MINN 7)
133: No. 14 Ridge Lovett (NEB) wins by forfeit (NEB 20, MINN 7)
141: No. 9 Chad Red Jr. (NEB) pinned No. 6 Mitch McKee (MINN), (3:53) (NEB 26, MINN 7)
149: No. 7 Brayton Lee (MINN) tech. fall Christian Miller (NEB), 23-8 (NEB 26, MINN 12)
157: Caleb Licking (NEB) dec. Ryan Thomas (MINN), 6-0 (NEB 29, MINN 12)

 
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MARCH 7-8, 2020
PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY (RUTGERS ATHLETIC CENTER)

The Big Red will now have a little over two weeks off from competition before heading to New Jersey for the Big Ten Wrestling Championships. Session I begins at 9 a.m. (CT) on Sat., Mar. 7, and can be streamed online via BTN+ (subscription required).
 
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