Nebraska Wrestlers Head to NCAA Championships Next Week

Colton McCrystal (149), Tyler Berger (157) and Taylor Venz (184) each took fourth place to lead a list of seven total placers on Sunday, while Nebraska wrapped up a fifth-place team finish with 72.5 team points at the Big Ten Championships at the Breslin Center.

Freshman Jason Renteria took fifth at 133, while Chad Red Jr. (141), Isaiah White (165) and Eric Schultz (197) each placed seventh at their respective weight classes. With their finishes in the Big Ten Championships, six Huskers – Renteria, Red, McCrystal, Berger, White and Venz – qualified for the NCAA Championships which takes place March 15-17 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Qualifiers to the NCAA Championships will compete at the national tournament March 15-17 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.