Cornell Hosts Buckeyes On Sunday In NWCA National Duals
February 13, 2017
ITHACA, N.Y. -- The Cornell wrestling team will host No. 4 Ohio State in the 2017 NWCA National Duals Championship Series presented by Theraworx and the United States Marine Corps on Sunday, Feb. 19 at 1 p.m. at Newman Arena.
The Big Red, who claimed its 15th consecutive Ivy League title this past weekend and are the 10-time defending EIWA Champion, bring a 12-2 dual meet record into Sunday's matchup. The contest will be the final one at home for 11 seniors, including two-time defending NCAA champion Gabe Dean, two-time All-American and 2015 national finalist Brian Realbuto and 2016 All-American Dylan Palacio. The Big Red is 5-1 at home and has won seven straight, with its only losses on the season coming at the hands of top-ranked Oklahoma State (23-19) and then No. 9 Missouri (25-11).