Our program is judged by a different standard. Our fans,
coaches and student-athletes don't measure success by the
competition. Our motivation comes from tradition; a
championship legacy that calls us to cheer louder, train
harder and dig deeper. We owe it to those who built the
This is the home of more championships by a
university in any single sport. This is the University of
Wrestling. This is Oklahoma State.
2006 National Champions
State put the finishing touches on its
34th national wrestling championship by crowning two
champions and finishing with 122.5 team points, 38.5 points ahead of
at the Ford
Center in Oklahoma
OSU finished the tournament with six
All-Americans, the most of any school in the tournament. The Cowboys
and Minnesota both
crowned two champions.
"There is no question that with all that has happened this year
and with all the questions about who would win it, that in the end
we basically dominated," head coach John Smith said. "That is what
we hoped for all year, that is what we are capable of doing and we
Johny Hendricks successfully defended his title at 165 winning a
thriller, 9-8, over previously undefeated and top-seeded Ryan
Churella of Michigan.
Hendricks was leading 4-3 in the second period when Churella got him
in a cradle for a takedown and two near fall points at the buzzer to
go up 7-4. Hendricks escaped and took Churella down on the edge of
the mat with 30 seconds left to tie it up. Hendricks decided to go
for the win by cutting Churella and with time running out; Hendricks
scored a takedown with three seconds left to a chorus of cheers and
boos at the Ford
"As soon as I grabbed his foot, I looked up and thought I had
two," Hendricks said after his match. "I looked up and saw three
seconds left and I went to the crowd after that. I knew it was over
because I know I am strong enough to hold on to his ankle for three
Jake Rosholt was never threatened in the finals at 197 against
Phil Davis. Rosholt recorded a takedown and took
Davis to his back for three near fall points
to go up 5-0. Rosholt coasted from there and went on to defeat
Davis, 10-3, for his third individual title.
Rosholt is just the 15th three-time national champion in
school history and 10th four-time All-American.
Steve Mocco had a typical match with rival Cole Konrad of
Minnesota. The match went into a second
tiebreaker where Mocco held a slim one second advantage. Konrad
quickly turned it around when he rode Mocco for the full 30 seconds.
Konrad escaped holding the lead and riding time forcing Mocco to go
for a takedown. He tried a shot but Konrad countered for the
takedown and went onto win 5-2.
Mocco is the first Cowboy to lose in the finals over the last two
tournaments. OSU has gone 7-for-8 in the finals of the last two NCAA
Zack Esposito came back to finish third after losing in the
semifinals. Esposito defeated Michigan's
Eric Tannenbaum by a major decision before defeating
Oklahoma's Matt Storniolo in the third-place
match. Esposito won four of his six matches by bonus points to aid
OSU's championship run.
Coleman Scott took fifth to earn All-America honors for the
second time in his career. Scott lost to top-seeded Nick Simmons of
7-4, but he came back in a big way pinning Cal Poly's eighth-seeded
Chad Mendes in 58 seconds. Scott had a remarkable tournament coming
back through the consolation bracket with three falls and a
technical fall after losing his first match.
It was a disappointing finish for sophomore Nathan Morgan. Morgan
suffered two losses to finish sixth after he lost in the semifinals
on Friday night. Morgan earned All-America honors for the first time
in his career.
won four consecutive titles for the first time since 1946. OSU won
four in a row from 1940-46, no championship was held from 1943-45
due to World War II.
Oklahoma State concluded the NCAA Wrestling Championships at the
Savvis Center in St. Louis by crowning five champions and finishing
with a school record 153 points.
The championships is the 33rd NCAA wrestling title for the
Cowboys and their first three-peat since Art Griffith led Oklahoma
A&M to three straight titles from 1954-56.
Oklahoma State tied an NCAA record by crowning five individual
champions. Iowa did it twice with the last time coming during the
Michigan finished in second-place with 83 points. The 70 point
margin also set a school record for largest winning margin and is
the second highest margin of victory in NCAA history.
"This team gave the extra effort in every way," head coach John
Smith said. "In every tough-tough situation, we excelled. I can name
a number of situations throughout this tournament that made the
difference for us putting the points that we put up, putting five
guys in the finals and winning five championships."
"We had our very best performance of the season at the Big 12 and
NCAA Championships. As a team and as a unit, there is no question
that our best effort came at the end."
Zack Esposito was the first wrestler to take the mat for the
Cowboys in the finals against Army's second-seeded Phillip Simpson.
Esposito recorded the first takedown of the match to take the early
lead. Esposito added a reversal early in the third period and won
his first national championship with a 5-2 victory over Simpson.
"I knew he was good on top," Esposito said. "I knew when I went
underneath I would have to have a spark plug to get out from under
"I am hurting right now, but it is all worth it. It is a great
Johny Hendricks renewed his rivalry with fourth-seeded Mark Perry
of Iowa. Hendricks won the first two meetings in tight matches that
were not decided until the final buzzer sounded. This match was
similar to the first two matches. Hendricks got a takedown in the
first period and rode Perry for the next three minutes after Perry
chose down. Hendricks all but sealed the match with a reversal late
in the third period, and beat Perry for the third time this year
with a 5-2 decision.
"I knew it was going to be exactly what it felt like," sophomore Johny Hendricks said after winning his first national title.
actually win this one, it surpasses all of them. Each time you get
up there it feels like the first time
Chris Pendleton has had a decided edge against Missouri's Ben Askren the last two years. Pendleton has won seven of the eight
meetings, and this one was no different than any of the other
meetings this season. Pendleton got the first takedown and stayed
after Askren throughout the match. Pendleton defended his title with
a 10-5 decision over Askren.
Jake Rosholt met Northern Iowa's Sean Stender who was riding high
after upsetting Lehigh's Jon Trenge in the semifinals. Stender
recorded the first takedown of the match, just like the previous
meeting in Cedar Falls. Rosholt quickly turned it around getting an
escape and a takedown to take the lead. Stender got a takedown with
30 seconds remaining to tie the match, but Rosholt escaped with 13
seconds left and won OSU's fourth title by beating Stender 5-4.
Steve Mocco and Minnesota's Cole Konrad have been the two best
heavyweights all season. Mocco won the previous two matches against
Konrad in overtime. This match went into overtime just like the
previous two did. Mocco tried a foot sweep early in the sudden
victory period and caught Konrad with it to take him down for the
The five championships sets a new school record for Oklahoma
State. The Cowboys had totaled four titles on six occasions with the
last time coming in 1942.
Freshmen Coleman Scott and Daniel Frishkorn both placed in their
first national tournament. Scott finished in eighth-place at 125
after losing to Minnesota's Bobbe Lowe in the seventh-place match.
Frishkorn finished in fourth-place after losing to Lehigh's Cory
Cooperman in the third-place match.
2004 National Champions
Seven All-Americans and a national champion propelled Oklahoma
State's wrestling team to winning its 32nd overall NCAA title.
The Cowboys scored 123.5 points, 41.5 points ahead of runner-up
Iowa (82 points). Lehigh and Ohio State each recorded 77.5 points
for a tied for third, while Nebraska rounded out the top five with
Chris Pendleton captured the team's lone individual title with
his 11-4 decision over Ben Askren of Missouri. Pendleton struck
first scoring off a low single, and then put Askren on his back for
two. After an Askren escape, Pendleton then recorded another
takedown to take a 6-1 lead heading into the second period.
The Lemoore, Calif., native recorded the only points in the
second with an escape, but extended his lead with a takedown in the
third period. Askren then reversed Pendleton to cut his lead, but
couldn't hang on as Pendleton went on to win his first national
Zack Esposito notched a second-place finish after dropping a 9-3
decision to Harvard's Jesse Jantzen. Esposito fell behind early
after Jantzen notched a takedown and a trio of back points. He could
never get going as Jantzen built up loads of riding time and took
any offense out of Esposito.
Tyrone Lewis dropped a tough 5-2 decision to Lehigh's Troy
Letters. Letters recorded a takedown and a pair of back points and
that is all the he needed as he held off a fury of attempts by
In the consolation semifinals, Johnny Thompson battled Travis Lee
in a high scoring affair. Lee struck first with a takedown but
Thompson then scored an escape. Thompson tied the score with an
escape to open the second, and then pulled out the "snake" to record
a trio of back points and a takedown.
The Oklahoma City, Okla., native took a 7-3 lead into the third
period only to see Lee cut the lead to one with an escape and
takedown. After Lee cut Thompson, a flurry began and the Cowboy came
out on top with a takedown. But Lee quickly scored a reversal to
make the score 10-8. But that is as close as he would come as
Thompson held on to record the victory. With the win, he advanced to
the third-place match.
After advancing to the third-place match, Thompson scored a pair
of takedowns en route to a 6-3 decision over Cal Poly's Darrell
Vasquez. With the win, Thompson ended his career at OSU as a
four-time All-American, placing second, first, first and third.
Jake Rosholt advanced to the third-place match with his 5-3 win
over Illinois' Bryan Glynn. Rosholt scored a pair of takedowns in
the first period, and that was all that he needed as he went on to
earn the victory. In his third-place match, Rosholt scored a pair of
takedowns in the first period and held off a fighting Paul Bradley
(Iowa) to seal the victory, 6-5.
Johny Hendricks lost a close battle to Illinois' Alex Tirapelle,
4-1. Tirapelle recorded the only takedown of the match early in the
first period and then built up riding time to secure the riding time
point. Hendricks dropped down to the fifth-place match where he
faced Iowa State's Travis Paulson.
In that match, Hendricks scored a pair of takedowns in the first
period to take a 4-2 lead heading into the second period. Paulson
was riding Hendricks for over a minute before Hendricks shook him
off, cradled him and then pinned him. In his first year in the
starting lineup, and as a redshirt freshman, Hendricks became an
Will Gruenwald ended his career as an All-American and placed
seventh this year. In his match against Scott Coleman of Iowa State,
he fell behind early 2-1 but came back in the second period, and
scored an escape and a takedown to capture the lead.
The Skiatook, Okla., native rode Coleman for well over a minute
in the third period to seal the victory with the riding time point.
OSU ended the season as NCAA Champions, Big 12 Champions and the
NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals Team Champions. The team crowned
seven All-Americans and an individual national champion.
2003 National Champions
Oklahoma State's wrestling team captured its 31st team title at
the 2003 NCAA Wrestling Championships in Kansas City, Mo., in front
of 16,436 fans.
The Cowboys won in convincing fashion with 143 team points.
Minnesota came in second with 104.5 points, while Oklahoma chipped
in 78 points to finish third. Rounding out the top fiver were Lehigh
with 69 points and Arizona State with 65 points.
The 143 points the Cowboys scored were the most ever by an OSU
team. The previous high was 117.
Johnny Thompson and Jake Rosholt both captured individual titles
for the Cowboys.
The Cowboys clinched the title during the consolation semifinals
with four of the five wrestlers winning.
In the finals, Thompson faced off with Minnesota's Ryan Lewis in
a rematch of last year's finals, while Jake Rosholt battled Scott
Barker of Missouri.
Thompson won his second individual title after defeating Lewis,
The two wrestled to a scoreless first period. Lewis notched the
first points of the match with an escape in the second. Thompson
then scored on a double leg takedown to take the 2-1 advantage.
Lewis tied the score at 2-2 after recording an escape at the end
of the second.
The now two-time National Champion went up 3-2 after scoring an
escape to open the third. The Oklahoma City, Okla., native captured
his second takedown of the match to extend his lead to 5-2.
Thompson went on to win his second individual title as he held
off Lewis in the final minute.
Rosholt entered the tournament as the 10th seed and came out as
No. 1. He captured the title after romping Barker in a 13-5 major
decision. The Sand Point, Idaho, native recorded two takedowns in
the first period to take a 4-2 lead heading into the second frame.
Barker cut the lead to 4-3 with an escape to open the second, but
that would be the closest he would come.
Rosholt didn't let up in the third period as he record a trio of
takedowns and a two-point near fall en route to the title.
Shane Roller pinned his way to a third-place finish. Roller
cradled Scott Owen of Northern Illinois in 5:30. The Bixby, Okla.,
native took a 5-0 lead after scoring a takedown and cradling Owen to
end the first.
Roller then recorded the fall with :30 seconds left in the second
In the third-place match, Roller faced defending National
Champion Luke Becker of Minnesota. Roller went from a front headlock
to the "snake" to record the fall in :34.
Pendleton notched a third-place finish after cruising through the
consolation semifinals with a :17 pin, the quickest in the
tournament, over Oregon's Shane Webster. The Lemoore, Calif., native
captured third after manhandling Arizona State's Curtis Owen, 17-4.
Pendleton only had a 2-1 lead at the end of the first, but
extended his lead to 13-3 after the second period. He then recorded
a pair of takedowns in the final period to notch the victory.
Muhammed Lawal wrestled his way to a third-place finish after
defeating Nebraska's Justin Ruiz, 5-3, in the consolation
semifinals, and Sean Stender, 7-4, in the third-place match.
Jerrod Sanders defeated Boise State's Colin Robertson, 3-2, to
advance to the third-place match. Sanders notched a fourth-place
finish after falling to Jesse Jantzen of Harvard, 5-3.
Tyrone Lewis captured his third All-America honors after
defeating John Clark of Ohio State, 12-6, in the fifth-place match.
The Cowboys ended the year at 17-0, Big 12 Champions and National
1994 National Champions
John Smith, in his second year at the helm of the
Cowboy program, led OSU to its 30th NCAA Championship in 1994.
Smith's younger brother Pat Smith became the first wrestler to ever
win four NCAA Individual Championships, while Alan Fried and Mark
Branch both recorded their first NCAA titles. In all, six Cowboys
earned All-America honors. During the dual season, OSU posted a 13-1
record and notched its 23rd Big Eight title.
1990 National Champions
repeated in 1990 behind national championship performances from
freshmen Pat Smith and repeat champion Chris Barnes. Kendall Cross,
Chris Owens, Chuck Barbee, Robby Hadden, Randy Couture and Kirk
Mammen also earned All-America honors as the Cowboys captured their
29th NCAA Championship. OSU finished the season with an 18-1 dual
record and its 21st Big Eight Championship.
1989 National Champions
With Joe Seay as head coach,
won its 28th NCAA Championship in 1989. Led by Kendall
Cross at 126 pounds and Chris Barnes at 177 pounds, OSU edged out
in reclaiming the title. In all, six Pokes earned All-America
honors. The Cowboys also posted a dual record of 22-2 and won their
20th Big Eight title.
1971 National Champions
Tommy Chesbro, now at the helm of the Oklahoma
State Cowboy wrestling team, led OSU to its 27th NCAA title. The
Pokes sailed through the dual season with a 12-2 record and claimed
its 10th Big Eight title in 14 years. Darrell Keller was named the
NCAA tournament's outstanding wrestler, winning the 142-pound weight
class, while Yoshiro Fujita captured the 126-pound title and Geoff
Baum won at 177 pounds.
1968 National Champions
The last of Myron Roderick's seven national
championships came in 1968. Dwayne Keller was the lone Cowboy to
capture an NCAA title, but six other Pokes finished in the top five
as OSU won its 26th NCAA Championship. The Cowboys took home their
eighth Big Eight title as they tied for first place with an 11-1
dual season record.
1966 National Champions
Yojiro Uetake wrapped up his career at
with his third NCAA title and a 58-0 record, while the Cowboys
recorded their 25th NCAA Championship. Along with Uetake, Gene Davis
and Bill Harlow won individual titles, as the Pokes finished with
eight All-Americans. OSU also won its seventh Big Eight
Championship, while recording a 13-1 dual mark.
1964 National Champions
Once again, Oklahoma
ventured to the NCAA Championships, and for the 24th time, the
Cowboys returned victorious. Led by national champions Yojiro Uetake
and Joe James, along with six other All-Americans, the Pokes cruised
past runner-up Oklahoma.
The Cowboys also notched their fifth Big Eight Championship while
posting a 10-0-1 record.
1962 National Champions
State's 23rd NCAA Championship came in
1962 under the direction of Myron Roderick. The Cowboys finished
with seven All-Americans and three national champions. Masaaki Hatta,
Ronnie Clinton and Bob Johnson won the 123, 167 and 177-pound weight
classes, respectively. During the dual season,
went 12-0 and captured its third Big Eight Championship.
1961 National Champions
Phil Kinyon and Bob Johnson turned in
national-championship performances as
won its 22nd NCAA title. Eight Cowboys wrestled to All-America
finishes, including runner-up performances from Masaaki Hatta, Bruce
Campbell and Ted Ellis. Roderick's Pokes brought home their second
Big Eight title and finished the dual season with an 8-0 record.
1959 National Champions
State continued its dynasty in 1959 with
its 21st NCAA Championship.Led by national
champions Dick Beattie and Ted Ellis, the Cowboys edged
for the title. Along with Beattie and Ellis, seven Pokes earned
All-America honors. OSU also won its first Big Eight Championship
after joining the league in 1958. The dual season saw the Cowboys
post a 9-0-1 record with the tie coming against the Oklahoma
1958 National Champions
Former Oklahoma A&M great Myron Roderick took over
the reigns in 1957 and returned the Cowboys to the top in 1958. Two
years removed from his third NCAA title as a wrestler, Roderick won
his first as a coach. Eight Aggies earned All-America honors, a tie
for the most ever. Leading the way were national champions Dick
Beattie at 157 pounds and Duane Murty at 167 pounds. Roderick's team
notched a 10-0-2 record during the dual season.
1956 National Champions
Art Griffith ended his 13-year tenure at Oklahoma
A&M in 1956 with his eighth NCAA Championship and the school's 19th
Aggies went 4-0-2, tying Oklahoma
twice. At the NCAA tournament, Myron Roderick led the way for A&M,
winning his third NCAA title. Five other Aggies earned All-America
honors, including four runner-up finishes.
1955 National Champions
For the second-straight year, Oklahoma A&M was
crowned the national champion. In 1955, the Aggies went 5-0-2 during
the dual season, earning ties against Oklahoma
and Iowa. Myron
Roderick won his second NCAA crown, winning the 130-pound weight
class, and Fred Davis won his first at 167 pounds. A&M also had a
national runner-up and a third-place finisher on its way to the
school's 18th national title.
1954 National Champions
After a four-year dry spell, Oklahoma A&M returned
in 1954 in dominating fashion. A&M blew through the dual season with
a 7-0 record. At the NCAA tournament, the Aggies crowned three
individual champions and six All-Americans. Leading the way for A&M
were two-time champions Ned Blass and Myron Roderick. Blass won the
177-pound title, while Roderick stood atop the winners' stand at 137
pounds. Gene Nicks won the heavyweight crown.
1949 National Champions
For the 16th time in 19 NCAA Wrestling
Championships, Oklahoma A&M brought the national title back to
Stillwater. A&M's Charles Hetrick was named
the tournament's outstanding wrestler, winning the 128-pound weight
class. The Aggies' Jim Gregson also won the title at 175 pounds. In
all, seven wrestlers earned All-America honors. A&M went 10-0 during
the dual season, picking up seven shutouts along the way.
1948 National Champions
Oklahoma A&M ruled the college wrestling world once
again in 1948. The Aggies won their 15th NCAA Championship and
crowned two individual champions. Jack St. Clair won the title at
155 pounds, while Richard Hutton won his second NCAA title at
heavyweight. During the dual season, A&M went 7-0, including wins
1946 National Champions
Following World War II, the NCAA tournament
returned, as did the Aggies. Oklahoma A&M hosted the tournament in
1946, winning its 14th NCAA Championship, and its seventh straight.
David Arndt, back for his senior season, captured his third NCAA
individual championship, this time at 136 pounds. George Dorsch also
claimed a title, winning the 175-pound weight class. The Aggies only
competed in dual matches twice in 1946, posting a 2-0 record.
1942 National Champions
In the final NCAA tournament before a three-year
interruption due to World War II, Art Griffith's Oklahoma A&M Aggies
won their sixth-straight NCAA title. Leading the way for the Aggies
was the tournament's outstanding wrestler David Arndt, who won his
second title in as many years at 145 pounds. Vernon Logan, Virgil
Smith and Loyd Arms joined Arndt on the winners' podium as national
champions. The Aggies posted another undefeated dual season, going
1941 National Champions
Following Ed Gallagher's death in 1940 from
pneumonia, Oklahoma A&M hired Art Griffith, the successful mentor at
High School. The Aggies continued their
domination of college wrestling under Griffith,
winning the 1941 NCAA Championship and going 6-0 during the dual
season. Al Whitehurst repeated as an NCAA Champion at 136 pounds,
while David Arndt, Earl VanBebber and Virgil Smith also captured
1940 National Champions
In what proved to be legendary head coach Ed
Gallagher's last season, Oklahoma A&M won its 11th NCAA Championship
in 13 years. Al Whitehurst was named the tournament's outstanding
wrestler, and Vernon Logan won the 155-pound title as A&M saw six
wrestlers earn All-America honors. The 1939-40 team went 10-0,
giving Gallagher his 15th undefeated, untied season and a career
record of 138-5-4.
1939 National Champions
Seniors Stanley Henson and Joe McDaniels teamed up
one final time, both winning their third NCAA individual titles,
while the Aggies won their tenth team title. Heavyweight John
Harrell won his lone NCAA title and A&M had seven wrestlers earn
All-America honors. The Aggies rolled to a 6-0 record with
impressive wins over Big 10 powers Indiana
1938 National Champions
The Oklahoma A&M Aggies crowned three NCAA
Champions in 1938 en route to their ninth national title. Both
Stanley Henson and Joe McDaniels won their second individual titles,
while Dale Scriven won his first. McDaniels was named the
tournaments? outstanding wrestler. A&M went 9-0 during the dual
season, including two wins over the Oklahoma Sooners.
1937 National Champions
With its dynasty well in place, Oklahoma A&M began
a string of seven-consecutive NCAA Championships beginning in 1937.
There was a three-yearinterruption due to World
War II from 1943-45. The 1937 team placed four atop the winners'
stand, including the outstanding wrestler, Stanley Henson. A&M also
had seven-of-eight wrestlers earn All-America honors. The 1936-37
dual season saw the Aggies go
6-1-1. A&M's 18.5-7.5 win on
March 5, 1937, over Central Oklahoma
started a NCAA record streak of 76-straight dual wins.
1935 National Champions
Oklahoma A&M won its seventh NCAA title in 1935,
outlasting arch-rival Oklahoma.
The Aggies were led by Rex Peery and the tournament's outstanding
wrestler Ross Flood, both three-time champs, as well as 1936 Olympic
Gold Medalist Frank Lewis. A&M posted another impressive year, going
undefeated with an 8-0 record.
1934 National Champions
The Aggies remained atop the NCAA wrestling
community in 1934. With legendary coach Ed Gallagher at the helm,
Oklahoma A&M won its sixth NCAA Wrestling Championship in seven
years of the tournament's history. Ross Flood, Rex Peery and Alan
Kelley all won their second NCAA titles.The
Aggies went 8-0 during the 1933-34 dual season, capped by a
27.5-to-4.5 win over Oklahoma.
1933 National Champions
After a runner-up finish in 1932, Ed Gallagher's
Oklahoma A&M Aggies tied with Iowa
for their fifth NCAA Championship in 1933. Led by NCAA tournament
outstanding wrestler Alan Kelley, A&M and the Cyclones finished in a
deadlock at the top. Rex Peery and Ross Flood captured national
titles at 118 and 126 pounds, respectively. During the dual season,
the Aggies went 8-0-1 with the lone tie coming to in-state rival
1931 National Champions
Winning its fourth-straight NCAA Wrestling
Championship, Oklahoma A&M crowned four national champions and seven
All-Americans. Jack VanBebber and Conrad Caldwell won their third
NCAA title at 165 and 175, respectively, while Leroy McGuirk and
1932 Olympic Gold Medalist Bobby Pearce also won titles. A&M put
together its 10th-straight undefeated season with a 7-0 record.
1930 National Champions
Oklahoma A&M continued to dominate college
wrestling in 1930, winning its third-straight title under the
direction of head coach Ed Gallagher. The dual season saw the Aggies
finish 8-0. At State College,
Pa., A&M placed three atop the winners'
stand at the NCAA Championships. Earl McCready captured his third
NCAA title, while Jack VanBebber and Conrad Caldwell each won their
1929 National Champions
Ed Gallagher's Aggies won their second NCAA title
in as many years, capturing four individual championships along the
way. Heavyweight Earl McCready repeated, becoming the first wrestler
to win two individual titles. Jack VanBebber and Conrad Caldwell
each won their first of three titles as well, while George Bancroft
won the 135-pound title. The Aggies logged their eighth undefeated,
untied season under Gallagher, going 6-0.
1928 National Champions
The NCAA sponsored its first national tournament in
1928. Head coach Ed Gallagher's Oklahoma A&M Aggies, after capturing
seven AAU titles, took aim at the NCAA crown. The Aggies brought
that first NCAA Championship back to Stillwater
along with the beginnings of a dynasty. The first NCAA tournament
saw A&M wrestlers Harold DeMarsh, Melvin Clodfelter, George Rule and
Earl McCready win individual national titles. A&M also went 6-0
during the dual season, including wins over
Oklahoma and Iowa