The 2015 Big 12 Wrestling Championship will be held on Saturday, March 7, at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. CT, with the semifinal round beginning at 11 a.m. All four league squads will be in action for the 19th annual event.
Correspondent Wendell Barnhouse interviewed the coaches of Iowa State, Oklahoma, West Virginia and Oklahoma State to preview this weekend's championship.
The 2015 Academic All-Big 12 Wrestling Team honors 12 student-athletes.
Texas coach Karen Aston and junior Brady Sanders are featured on this week's Big 12 Women's Basketball podcast.
West Virginia's Jake Smith (197 pounds) is the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week. It is the first weekly award of Smith's career, and he is the second Mountaineer grappler to take home the honor this season.
Iowa State's Gabe Moreno (149 pounds) is the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week. It is the first weekly award of the sophomore's career. Moreno is now the fourth Cyclone to earn the honor this season.
West Virginia freshman Zeke Moisey (125 pounds) is the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week. Moisey is the first freshman to win the award since Iowa State's Tanner Weatherman in 2013. He is also the first Moutaineer grappler to win a Big 12 weekly award this season.
Iowa State's Earl Hall capped off an unlikely run at the 2014 NCAA Championships with an eighth-place finish at 125 pounds, garnering All-America honors. After a fourth-place finish at last year's Big 12 Championships, it was uncertain if the Homestead, Florida native would even receive an invite to the NCAA Championships.
Iowa State junior Earl Hall (133 pounds) earned the first Big 12 weekly wrestling award for February. It is the second weekly honor of Hall's career, after winning it earlier this season on Jan. 6.
Oklahoma State's Alex Dieringer earned Big 12 Wrestler of the Week honors for competitions taking place from Jan. 19-25. It is the second honor of the season for Dieringer and the third of his career.
Iowa State's Tanner Weatherman has earned Big 12 Wrestler of the Week honors for competitions taking place from Jan. 12-19. It is the second weekly award of Weatherman's career.
Nolan Boyd of Oklahoma State earned Big 12 Wrestler of the Week honors for competition taking place from Jan. 6 to Jan. 12. It is the second Big 12 Weekly Award of Boyd's career.