College Wrestling Champ's Post-Match Interview Will Warm Your Heart

Here's Iowa State wrestler Kyven Gadson, who'd just won the 197-pound NCAA championship via a signature move he calls "The Gadson." The post-match interview, above, is great. » 3/22/15 11:00am 3/22/15 11:00am

Why Did The College Wrestling All-American Shoot The Duck?

This story is a couple of weeks old, but it somehow escaped the attention of our Ducks Desk. Ethen Lofthouse is a senior at Iowa who placed fifth at 184 pounds at last year's NCAA wrestling championships. One recent Friday afternoon, Lofthouse's neighbors noticed that he and his roommates were shooting arrows at a… » 10/21/13 7:06pm 10/21/13 7:06pm

The One-Legged Wrestler Who Conquered His Sport, Then Left It Behind

The first match of the last tournament of Anthony Robles's wrestling career began with his dropping to the mat in a tripod—two hands and a knee. There was no other limb to use; Robles had been born without a right leg, and now the bottom of his maroon-and-gold Arizona State University singlet hung shriveled and… » 3/18/13 3:25pm 3/18/13 3:25pm

Watch Two College Wrestlers Turn ASU's Undie Run Into "Lord Of The…

On the last day of class, the scholars of Arizona State celebrate their learnings by parading about campus in underwear while intoxicated. It's a proud tradition that stretches all the way back to 2008. This year, regrettably, the Undie Run was marred by violence when two members of the wrestling team mistook… » 5/19/11 10:55am 5/19/11 10:55am

Nebraska-Omaha Wrestlers Win National Title, Lose Program

On Saturday, the University of Nebraska-Omaha won its third straight Division II national wrestling championship. A few hours later, the wrestling coach was notified the program would like cease to exist on account of UNO moving up to D-1. Football's gone, too. » 3/13/11 4:45pm 3/13/11 4:45pm

Who Knew Wrestling Could Be So Violent?

Iowa won the Division I wrestling championship yesterday, but not without a little drama, a little disappointment, and a little controversy. Oh, and a porn star. » 3/23/09 12:00pm 3/23/09 12:00pm