Penn State wins third straight NCAA wrestling title


DES MOINES, Iowa — Quentin Wright upset top-seeded Dustin Kilgore of Kent State to give Penn State its third straight team title Saturday night in the NCAA wrestling championships.

Wright beat Kilgore 8-6 at 197 pounds, giving the Nittany Lions an insurmountable lead over Oklahoma State.

Penn State began the day with a 20.5-point lead over the Cowboys. The Nittany Lions also had five wrestlers in the finals, three more than Oklahoma State.


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