March 6, 2011
EVANSTON, Ill. - The final day of the 2011 Big Ten Wrestling Championships is now underway at Northwestern's Welsh-Ryan Arena. The first session of the day will feature the consolation semifinals and the seventh-place matches, while the first-, third- and fifth-place matches will take place in Sunday's second session. The second session will be broadcast live on the Big Ten Network.
Penn State holds the lead entering today's competition. The Nittany Lions racked up 110.5 points on Saturday and have five wrestlers who will compete in the title bouts in their respective weight classes on Sunday. Iowa sits in second with 109 points, followed by Minnesota in third with 96.5.