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MU grapplers win big in Missouri, head to National Dual Championship

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  • Photos by Shane Epping
  • Published: Feb. 22, 2013

After winning the Missouri Regional Feb. 17, the MU Tigers wrestling team continues its quest to become the 2013 NWCA National Duals Champions this weekend at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul. The Tigers will need to grapple past top-ranked Oklahoma State, No. 4 Minnesota and No. 5 Ohio State if they want to be crowned champions in this year's event. The NWCA Cliff Keen National Championship features eight of the nation’s top-10 teams.

MU faces Ohio State at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22. The second round begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. The event will conclude with a championship final and a consolation third-place match at 7 p.m.

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