Thursday, December 1, 2016

Wrestling: Sooners Host Top Ranked Cowboys

The No. 16 Oklahoma wrestling team (1-1) will host No. 1 Oklahoma State (2-0) on Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in McCasland Field House. The contest, which features five bouts between ranked wrestlers, is the first of two Bedlam matchups this season.

The Sooners are coming off a 25-14 win over Big 12-opponent North Dakota State on Sunday, Nov. 18. Six Sooners won their individual bouts, including three bonus-point victories at 133 pounds, 141 pounds and heavyweight. The win marked the first for new OU head coach Lou Rosselli.

OKLAHOMA STATE PROJECTED STARTERS


125: No. 10 Nick Piccininni, RFr. (6-0, 2-0)
133: No. 6 Kaid Brock, RFr. (6-0, 2-0)
141: No. 1 Dean Heil, Jr. (6-0, 2-0)
149: No. 3 Anthony Collica, Sr. (1-0, 1-0)
157: No. 3 Joseph Smith, So. (0-0, 0-0)
OR Jonce Blaylock, RSo. (10-1, 2-0)
OR Davey Dolan, Jr. (3-1, 0-1)
165: No. 4 Chandler Rogers, RSo. (5-0, 2-0)
174: No. 4 Kyle Crutchmer, Sr. (2-0, 2-0)
184: No. 5 Nolan Boyd, Sr. (5-0, 2-0)
197: No. 5 Preston Weigel, RSo. (4-1, 1-1)
HWT: No. 12 Austin Schafer, Sr. (5-0, 2-0)

TICKETS

Single-match tickets and mini-plans are available online at Soonersports.com or by calling the OU Athletics Ticket Office at (405) 325-2424 or toll-free at (800) 456-GoOU.
FOLLOW FROM HOME

The top-20 matchup will be broadcast live on Fox Sports Southwest and Fox College Sports Central, and live results can be found at TrackWrestling.com and on Twitter by following @OU_Wrestling.

OU VS. OSU PROMOTIONS

The first 500 fans to Friday’s dual will receive free OU singlet rally towels, and the first 100 students will receive OU wrestling beanies. Posters and schedule cards will also be available.

FAN PARKING

The McCasland Field House lot is reserved for Takedown Club members and working personnel. Wrestling fans are encouraged to use the Sarkey's Energy Center lot, located northeast of McCasland Field House.

OKLAHOMA PROBABLE LINEUP
(WITH INTERMAT RANKING)
WeightWrestlerClassRecord
125Dalton DuffieldFr.2-2 (0-2)
ORChristian MoodyRFr.2-1 (0-0)
133Trae BlackwellJr.1-4 (1-1)
141Mike LongoJr.3-2 (1-1)
149No. 14 Davion JeffriesSo.2-3 (1-1)
157No. 13 DaWaylon BarnesJr.3-2 (0-2)
165No. 11 Clark GlassRSr.2-2, (1-1)
174Hayden HansenRFr.1-4 (0-2)
184Andrew DixonJr.2-3 (1-1)
197No. 18 Brad JohnsonRSr.4-1 (2-0)
HWTNo. 13 Ross LarsonRSr.4-1 (2-0)

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