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All-Americans will lead wrestlers

Iowa 125-pounder Thomas Gilman stands during media day in the Dan Gable complex in Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. Gilman is one of the four All-Americans returning to the team this season. (The Daily Iowan/Rachael Westergard)

Jordan Hansen, [email protected]

November 13, 2015

Last year, six Hawkeyes reached All-American status. Four will return to the mat this season, which is a huge bonus for a team that lost starters at five weights because of graduation. The junior tandem of 133-pounder Cory Clark and 125-pounder Thomas Gilman finished second and fourth at their weig...

Wrestlers try to fill spots

Illinois 174-pounder Zac Bruson and Iowa's Alex Meyer react to the last second pin during the Iowa-Illinois duel in Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. Meyer pinned Brunson in 6:59. The Hawkeyes defeated the Fighting Illini, 25-12. (The Daily Iowan/Margaret Kispert)

Courtney Baumann, [email protected]

November 13, 2015

Iowa lost some big names last year:Josh Dwieza,Michael Kelly,Nick Moore,Mike Evans,and Bobby Telford are just a few.There are holes to fill. While141,157,and165are still up for grabs,two Hawkeyes— Alex Meyer and Sam Stoll— have secured their spotsat174and285. Meyer’s overall recorddu...

Grappling with greatness 

Iowa 197-pounder Nathan Burak warmups during practice in the Dan Gable complex in Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. The Hawkeyes welcomed the media in to talk and take photos of the coaches and players. (The Daily Iowan/Rachael Westergard)

November 13, 2015

By Courtney Baumann [email protected] What could be better than the 50th matchup between two storied NCAA wrestling rivals? Well, wrestling in Kinnick Stadium, of course. Iowa will face Oklahoma State for the 50th time for the first “Grapple on the Gridiron” Saturday. To add on to the ex...

Iowa wrestlers gear up

Iowa 125-pounder Thomas Gilman stands during media day in the Dan Gable complex in Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. Gilman is one of the four All-Americans returning to the team this season. (The Daily Iowan/Rachael Westergard)

November 6, 2015

With the 2015 wrestling season-opener just a week away, the Iowa wrestling team held its first media availability of the weekendon Thursday afternoon. Hawks need Gilman to lead team Iowa 125-pounder junior Thomas Gilman has been a vocal presence on the team for a while, but with the team graduating five sen...