Oklahoma State wrestling coach, John Smith, earned his 300th career dual meet victory as Oklahoma State defeated #24 Arizona State 40-4. The win improved Smith’s career record to 300-44-5 in 20 years as head coach. Smith is the first coach in OSU’s storied history to reach 300 wins! John Smith has won five NCAA championships […]
The Cornell wrestling team, coached by Rob Koll, Jeremy Spates, and Matt Azevedo, became the first-ever Ivy League school to hold down the top spot in the NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll. The Big Red were a unanimous No. 1 on the 11 ballots prior to the season and finished with 275 points. Championship […]
The University of Iowa Associate Head Coach Terry Brands and Oklahoma State University Head Coach John Smith have been selected by the USA Wrestling Freestyle Coach Selection Committee to coach the 2010 U.S. Men’s Freestyle World Team. Brands and Smith will join USA Wrestling National Freestyle Coach Zeke Jones to guide the U.S. in the 2010 World Wrestling Championships in Moscow, […]
Oklahoma State University Head Wrestling Coach, John Smith, was named the 2009 Freestyle Coach of the Year by USA Wrestling. This is Smith’s third award as he was also presented with the award in 1998 and 2000. Smith guided the United States World Team to a seventh place finish at the 2009 World Championship in Herning, Denmark.
The University of Iowa wrestling program will attempt to win their third consecutive wrestling championship in 2009. The Hawkeyes open the season ranked #1 in the USA Today / NWCA / Intermat Division I Wrestling Poll. The preseason rankings include: 1. Iowa (Coached by Tom Brands and Terry Brands) 2. Iowa State (Coached by Kevin Jackson and Chris […]