Penn State perfect in NCAA wrestling semifinals
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Penn State is on the verge of locking up its sixth NCAA wrestling national championship in the last seven years. The Nittany Lions posted a perfect 5-0 mark in the national semifinals Friday.
Zain Retherford, Bo Nickal, Jason Nolf, Vincenzo Joseph and Mark Hall will all compete for individual national championships Saturday night. Meanwhile the program extended its lead in the team standings.
Penn State leads the team race with 121.0 points, 31.5 ahead of Ohio State. Oklahoma State is third with 86.0.