What to watch this week: Iowa and Oklahoma State battle, Virginia Duals, key conference duals

By Richard Immel, USA Wrestling | Jan. 09, 2017, 4:24 p.m. (ET)
 
 Iowa and Oklahoma State reunite this weekend in Stillwater, Okla.
Photo: Mark Lundy, Lutte-Lens.com.
Wrestling fans will be treated to another lineup of premier college dual meets and highly-anticipated individual matchups set to take place over the next few days.

The big one this week takes place in Stillwater, Okla. with the third-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes squaring off against top-ranked Oklahoma State this Sunday at 3 p.m. (ET). This matchup of the two winningest programs in college wrestling history can be viewed live on television on Fox Sports Oklahoma and online at Flowrestling.com.

The Big Ten Conference will have five dual meets pitting ranked teams against each other. The Big Ten Network will broadcast No. 11 Rutgers at No. 2 Penn State this Friday at 7 p.m. (ET) and No. 15 Michigan at No. 7 Nebraska this Sunday at 2:15 p.m. (ET). In addition, BTN Plus will air No. 17 Wisconsin at No. 7 Nebraska, No. 12 Illinois at No. 4 Ohio State, and No. 17 Wisconsin at No. 13 Minnesota online this weekend.

Eighth-ranked Cornell plays host to two ranked foes this weekend. On Friday, No. 25 Drexel travels to Ithaca, N.Y. for a key EIWA showdown that can be see live on the Ivy League Digital Network at 6:30 p.m. (ET). The following day, Cornell goes up against the fifth-ranked Missouri Tigers at 1 p.m. (ET), also on the Ivy League Digital Network.

Capping of the dual-meet schedule on Sunday, No. 16 Stanford travels to Philadelphia, Pa. to battle No. 25 Drexel and No. 22 Northern Iowa visits No. 14 Central Michigan in a key MAC contest.

The Virginia Duals will be held this Friday and Saturday with dual-meet tournaments being contested in both college and high school divisions. The National College Division will feature ranked programs No. 19 Arizona State, No. 18 Oklahoma, No. 24 Virginia and No. 6 Virginia Tech. All the action from Hampton, Va. Can be viewed live online through Trackwrestling.

For a complete listing of available wrestling broadcasts this week and throughout the year visit the USA Wrestling broadcast schedule

WRESTLING EVENTS TO WATCH THIS WEEK
Full Wrestling Broadcast Schedule

No. 3 Iowa vs. No. 1 Oklahoma State

Date: January 15
Time: 3 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Flowrestling, Fox Sports Oklahoma

No. 11 Rutgers vs. No. 2 Penn State
Date: January 13
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Big Ten Network

No. 15 Michigan vs. No. 7 Nebraska
Date: January 15
Time: 2:15 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Big Ten Network

Franklin & Marshall vs. Bucknell
Date: January 10
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Patriot League Network

Duke vs. No. 10 North Carolina State
Date: January 11
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ACC Network Extra

No. 5 Missouri vs. Buffalo
Date: January 12
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ESPN 3

Virginia Duals
Date: January 13-14
Time: 9 a.m. (ET) Both Days
Watch: Trackwrestling

No. 25 Drexel vs. No. 8 Cornell
Date: January 13
Time: 6:30 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Ivy League Digital Network

Maryland vs. No. 15 Michigan
Date: January 13
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

Blair Academy vs. Wyoming Seminary
Date: January 13
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Flowrestling

No. 9 Lehigh vs. Navy
Date: January 13
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Watch: Patriot League Network

No. 17 Wisconsin vs. No. 7 Nebraska
Date: January 13
Time: 8 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

Indiana vs. Purdue
Date: January 13
Time: 8 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

Michigan State vs. Northwestern
Date: January 13
Time: 8 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

Air Force vs. Utah Valley
Date: January 13
Time: 9 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Utah Valley Live Stream

No. 20 South Dakota State vs. Wyoming

Date: January 13
Time: 9 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Flowrestling

No. 5 Missouri vs. No. 8 Cornell
Date: January 14
Time: 1 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Ivy League Digital Network

No. 9 Lehigh vs. American
Date: January 14
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Patriot League Network

Iowa State vs. North Carolina
Date: January 14
Time: 7 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ACC Network Extra

No. 20 South Dakota State vs. Air Force
Date: January 15
Time: 1 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Flowrestling

Maryland vs. Michigan State
Date: January 15
Time: 1 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

No. 16 Stanford vs. No. 25 Drexel
Date: January 15
Time: 1 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Drexel Live Stream

No. 12 Illinois vs. No. 4 Ohio State
Date: January 15
Time: 2 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

No. 17 Wisconsin vs. No. 13 Minnesota
Date: January 15
Time: 2 p.m. (ET)
Watch: BTN Plus

No. 5 Missouri vs. Eastern Michigan
Date: January 15
Time: 2 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ESPN 3

No. 22 Northern Iowa vs. No. 14 Central Michigan
Date: January 15
Time: 2 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ESPN 3

Oregon State vs. Wyoming
Date: January 15
Time: 3 p.m. (ET)
Watch: Flowrestling

No. 16 Stanford vs. Penn
Date: January 15
Time: 3 p.m. (ET)
Watch: ESPN 3