Northwestern's Jones Named Wrestler of the Week
Feb. 8, 2011
Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
Northwestern senior Aaron Jones earns his first career Big Ten Wrestler of the Week award after helping the 17th-ranked Wildcats defeat No. 24 Purdue on Friday. Jones scored a 6-1 decision over seventh-ranked 184-pounder A.J. Kissel, giving the Wildcats three dual points on their way to a 32-6 win. Jones picked up two takedowns in the first two periods and limited Kissel to just one escape point in the bout en route to his first win over a ranked opponent this season. The dual win pushed Northwestern's record to 16-2 overall and 4-2 in Big Ten competition this season.
Last Northwestern Wrestler of the Week: Jake Herbert (Nov. 11, 2008)
2010-11 Big Ten Wrestlers of the Week