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IOWA CITY, Iowa - The University of Iowa wrestling dual against Penn State originally scheduled for Super Bowl Sunday has been changed, placing the battle of NCAA Division I wrestling powers live on BTN.
Read the news release below:
HAWKEYES TO HOST PENN STATE LIVE ON BTN
IOWA CITY, Iowa The University of Iowa wrestling team will host Penn State on Friday, Feb. 1, at 8 p.m. (CT) on Mediacom Mat at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
The dual was originally scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 3, but was rescheduled to accommodate a BTN request to televise the dual.
Iowa and Penn State have combined to win the last five NCAA and Big Ten titles. The teams return a combined 11 All-Americans and have 13 wrestlers rated in the top eight of WIN Magazine's preseason rankings.
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