Nielsen's Nest, where Kent State fans come home to roost.
Kent State redshirt junior 197-pounder Dustin Kilgore has advanced to the final round of the 2011 NCAA Wrestling Tournament.
He is the first Kent State wrestler to reach the finals since 1942 and only the third ever to make the championship bout. If he wins, he'll become Kent State's first national champion.
Here are a couple of links to check out to prepare yourself for tonight's finals:
Kilgore breaks KSU wins record
Before reaching the finals, Kilgore set a new Kent State career wins record, and he has another full season to add to it.
Kilgore to wrestle for national title
A recap of Kilgore's semifinals match against top seed Cam Simaz of Cornell along with some quotes from head coach Jimmy Andrassy.
Tale of the Tape: Kilgore vs. Foster
A breakdown of tonight's championship bout between Kilgore and Oklahoma State's undefeated senior, Clayton Foster.
2011 NCAA Brackets
Official brackets of the NCAA Tournament. Follow Kilgore's path to the championship round.
Can't be in front of your tv? Follow the live video stream online.
Dustin Kilgore match-by-match
A match-by-match listing of Kilgore's 2010-11 season.
2011 Team Scores
Kent State currently sits in 19th place with 31.0 points.
And, click the link below to follow along via Twitter during tonight's championship bout.
This post was edited on 3/19 9:04 AM by stevehare Rivals
Link: KSR on Twitter
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