World of MMA paying attention to the Hawkeyes today
Something big is happening in the world of sports this Saturday, and it has nothing to do with football or basketball.
There is no championship on the line. There isn't a playoff birth atstake. There is just a grudge match in a sport very few people payattention to.
But the few who know the significance of what is taking place in Iowa City this weekend.
The No.1 ranked Iowa Hawkeyes (13-0) will put a 51-match dualwinning streak on the line against the No. 4 ranked Oklahoma StateCowboys (8-0-1) in Iowa City this weekend.
Why is a college wrestling match in the middle of nowhere of such importance?
If you have to ask, you aren't a true fan of mixed martial arts.
The last time Iowa lost a wrestling dual meet was January 5,2008...against Oklahoma State. It was the sole loss during Iowa'snational...