March 21, 2013
DES MOINES, IOWA - The first day of competition at the 2013 NCAA Wrestling Championships is underway at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa. The three-day, six-session event will begin with preliminary matches at 11 a.m. CT on Thursday and will continue into the evening session beginning at 6:30 p.m. The third session will begin Friday at 10 a.m. with quarterfinal action and wrestlebacks highlighting the schedule. The championships' fourth session begins at 6 p.m. and will feature semifinal action. Saturday morning brings the conclusion of the consolation bracket as third-, fifth- and seventh-place winners will be decided beginning at 10 a.m. The sixth and final session is scheduled for Saturday evening at 7 p.m., where NCAA weight class champions will be crowned.
Links to the NCAA's championships central page, ESPN3.com's live mat-by-mat streaming coverage and live scoring can be found at the top of the page.