Nebraska will have one wrestler in tonight’s semifinals at the NCAA Wrestling Championships in Des Moines. Sophomore Robert Kokesh scored an 11-3 major decision over Josh Asper of Maryland today in the quarterfinals at 174. Kokesh will face top-seed Chris Perry of Oklahoma State in tonight’s semifinals.
Nebraska 149 pounder Jake Sueflohn lost his quarterfinal round match today. He’s now among several Cornhuskers in the wrestleback bracket from Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
AUDIO Pat Curtis talks to Kokesh after the match.