NCAA Wrestling Championships Live stream Basketball: How To Watch NCAA Wrestling Championships Live Basketball Game, Live Update, Odds, scores, Online TV Channel, TV Schedule, Game Time and more info.Wednesday, March 16-18
Penn State star true freshman will not compete in the NCAA Championships due to his ankle injury, the school announced Wednesday afternoon after the team practiced at the Scottrade Center.
Suriano was spotted in baggy sweatpants, a warm-up top and a light blue ski cap during the team’s morning workout. He had on black sneakers, not wrestling shoes.
NCAA Championships, and your whole year is judged about how you perform at that tournament.”
OSU and Oklahoma, with eight qualifiers, get under way at 11 a.m. Thursday with first-round action.
The second round begins at 6 p.m., followed by a consolation round. The quarterfinals and semifinals and four rounds of consolations are Friday, and the medal rounds and finals are Saturday.
All championship rounds will be carried live by various ESPN networks.
Penn State figured to be a solid favorite after thumping OSU 27-13 on Feb. 19 in the National Duals finals in Stillwater. But third-seeded 125-pounder Nick Suriano seriously injured an ankle, sat out the Big Ten Tournament after a token appearance, then Wednesday was declared unfit to wrestle this weekend.
Loss of his potential team points tightens the race considerably, giving the Cowboys, Ohio State and Iowa hopes of dethroning the Nittany Lions, who have won five of the past six team titles.