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NittanyCentral is home for the latest Penn State Football, Penn State Wrestling, Penn State Basketball news, updates, and analysis of the Penn State Nittany Lions

NittanyCentral is home for the latest Penn State Football, Penn State Wrestling, Penn State Basketball news, updates, and analysis of the Penn State Nittany Lions

The latest news, insight, and analysis of Penn State Football, Penn State Wrestling, and Penn State Basketball, including schedules, game results, analysis of breaking news, rumors, speculation, and recruiting coverage of future Penn State Nittany Lions

NittanyCentral is home to the latest Penn State Nittany Lions news, updates, insight, and analysis, including in-depth coverage of Penn State Football, Penn State Wrestling, Penn State Basketball, and much more

NCAA Wrestling: Ranking the Best NCAA Wrestling Teams of All-Time

Aaron Brooks, Penn State Wrestling, USA Olympic Wrestling Trials

The final chapter of the 2023-2024 wrestling season has closed and the Penn State Wrestling team put on a show for the ages. Over the three days of the NCAA Wrestling Championships, the Nittany Lions compiled a team score of 172.5, breaking the previous record of 170 Iowa scored in 1997. But the question still … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Navigating the Transfer Portal with Precision

Penn State Wrestling

Penn State Wrestling is officially in the collegiate off-season, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to completely tune out your wrestling feeds. And no, I am not alluding to the 2024 USA Olympic Team Trials slated to take place on April 19th and 20th at the Bryce Jordan Center. Because if you’re a fan of … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Aaron Brooks is your 2024 Hodge Trophy winner

Aaron Brooks, Penn State Wrestling, USA Olympic Wrestling Trials

This past year was yet another incredible season for Penn State Wrestling. The Nittany Lions won their second straight Big Ten title and they won their 11th NCAA title in the last 13 tournaments. And to further add to their dominance on the mat, Penn State set the team scoring mark (172.5) and set the … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Projecting the 2024-2025 starting lineup

Penn State Wrestling

April 1 is the best time of the year to do one thing, and one thing only when you’re a fan of collegiate wrestling. And we aren’t talking about playing Penn State Wrestling related pranks. Break out the confetti cannons and the pompoms because it’s wild speculation season, baby! Just a mere week ago in … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: The Mount Rushmore of Nittany Lion Wrestling

Penn State Wrestling

In the 2024 NCAA Wrestling Championships, Penn State Wrestling accomplished an almost impossible feat of both setting a new team score record and margin of victory record. So obviously the next thing to do is talk about how they accomplished this, start turning the page to next season, see what happens in the transfer portal, … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Inside How Nittany Lions Won 2024 National Title, Set Scoring Record

Penn state Wrestling, Greg Kerkvliet

Penn State Wrestling put on the most impressive performance any team has ever done in the history of the NCAA Wrestling Championships. The Nittany Lions led the pack from Session I all of the way to Session VI on Saturday evening. It’s rare for any team to wrap up a team title early on Saturday, … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Aaron Brooks is a four-time NCAA Champion

Aaron Brooks, Penn State Wrestling, USA Olympic Wrestling Trials

Aaron Brooks caps off an amazing Penn State Wrestling career by winning his fourth NCAA title. At this point, I don’t know what else can be said about Brooks. He’s a top tier competitor, he’s one of the hardest working guys in any wrestling room, his talent is other-worldly, and he’s an amazing human being. … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Carter Starocci a Four-Time NCAA Champion with Shutout Win

Penn State Wrestling, Carter Starocci

Penn State Wrestling adds something new to its record book as Carter Starocci takes home his fourth NCAA title. Going back to Starocci’s last match of the regular season, it’s hard to imagine anyone could do what he did. After his technical fall win Carter was writhing on the mat in pain as it was … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Levi Haines Breaks Through To Crown Himself a Champion

Penn State Wrestling

Levi Haines dominates the field at 157 pounds and cements himself an NCAA Champion for Penn State Wrestling. Last year was supposed to be a redshirt year for Levi Haines. But after Cael Sanderson and the Nittany Lions coaching staff saw what he could do on the wrestling mat, his shirt was burned as fast … Read more

Greg Kerkvliet rises above all to win his first NCAA title

Penn State Wrestling

Greg Kerkvliet runs through the entire 285 field to claim his first NCAA title for Penn State Wrestling. When it comes to wrestling, timing is everything. And not just in the physical timing of actions during the match. I’m also talking about timing when it comes to when your career actually takes place. In Kerkvliet’s … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Session V Results from the 2024 NCAA Championships

Penn State Wrestling, Cael Sanderson

Penn State Wrestling still had two wrestlers fighting for high place finishes in Session V of the 2024 NCAA Championships. Just a handful of hours prior, the jam packed T-Mobile Center in Kansas City saw the Nittany Lions advance six wrestlers to the NCAA finals. And the dominant run of NCAA Championships continued as Penn … Read more

Penn State Wrestling Wins 11th of 13 National Championship | Session IV FULL RESULTS

Penn State Wrestling

The penultimate night of wrestling at the 2024 NCAA Championships came to a close. For some wrestlers dreams were still alive. But for other guys their dreams were crushed. The three day tournament that concludes every D1 collegiate season is unforgiving as much as it is rewarding. And on the first day there were 330 … Read more

Penn State Wrestling Runs Away With 3rd Straight Team National Championship

Penn State Wrestling

Penn State Wrestling is once again NCAA Champions. And there you have it. With Mitchell Mesenbrinks 17-9 major decision in Session IV of Friday night’s wrestling action, the Penn State Wresting team has captured their 11th NCAA Team Championship in the past 13 NCAA Tournaments. Following the action in Session III of the 2024 NCAA … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Session III Results from the 2024 NCAA Championships

Penn State Wrestling

The grind that is the NCAA Wrestling Championships has concluded it’s third session of wrestling and let’s recap the results for Penn State Wrestling. Following the first two sessions, the Nittany Lions were out to a decent lead in the team race. But there were still plenty of teams in the hunt and plenty of … Read more

Penn State Wrestling: Beau Bartlett’s Must See Pin (VIDEO)

Penn State Wrestling

Penn State Wrestling’s Beau Bartlett made the semifinals in last year’s NCAA Wrestling Championships. But how he did it this year was WAY different than last year in his quarterfinals match against Minnesota’s Vance Vombaur. With the first period ending in a scoreless tie, Bartlett took the lead with an escape midway through the second … Read more