The Minnesota Daily

No. 1 Gophers and No. 3 Iowa ready for battle at ‘X’

Brian Stensaas

November 14, 2002

On the maroon sponge mats in the humid bowels of the Bierman Athletic Building, one would never know Minnesota's wrestling season is two days away from beginning. Rather, it would seem the season-ending NCAA championships are right around the corner. Defending 157-pound national champion Luke Becker jogs...