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Dec 09 Nebraska Cornhuskers join College Wrestling Google+ Hangout Series Wednesday, December 11

By Richard Immel USA Wrestling | Dec. 09, 2013, 2:06 p.m. (ET)

The University of Nebraska wrestling team will join USA Wrestling on its College Wrestling Google+ Hangout On Air Series December 11 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

The Husker Hangout panel will include Head Coach Mark Manning, Two-Time NCAA All-American James Green and NCAA All-American Robert Kokesh.

Mark Manning has been at the helm of the Husker program since 2000 and has coached a total of 34 NCAA All-Americans in his tenure. Manning was named 2011 FILA Freestyle Coach of the Year after helping coach Jordan Burroughs to a World Championship. Manning has since coached Burroughs to Olympic Gold and additional World Championship.

157-pound Junior for the Huskers, James Green, is a two-time NCAA All-American placing seventh in each of his first two seasons sporting the Nebraska red and white. Green is currently undefeated this season and ranked No. 3 at 157 lbs.

Robert Kokesh will be the man for Nebraska at 174 lbs. and is looking to improve upon his third place finish at the NCAA Championships from one year ago.

Fans can watch the Nebraska Wrestling Google+ Hangout On Air live on the USA Wrestling YouTube Channel and can RSVP for the event on the USA Wrestling Google+ Page.

Tweet questions to any of the Husker panelists using the hashtag #HuskerHangout. Select questions will be answered live on the air.

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