Eight wrestlers added medals to the list in 2022 including two-time NCAA champion Matt Malcom who won a title at 165 pounds.
Four-time All-American Romero Cotton won three NCAA titles for Nebraska-Kearney in the 2010s.
Three-time finalist Daniel Deshazer won two national titles before he went on to become a world team trials finalist in 2022.
Tervel Dlagnev was a two-time NCAA champion before he went on to become a world and Olympic medalist.
The top eight wrestlers in Lopers history won a total of thirteen NCAA titles and twenty-seven medals.
All eight won national titles including a four-time finalist and three-time NCAA champion, two four-time All-Americans and two-time champs, and five three-time All-Americans!
Check out the best Nebraska-Kearney wrestlers of all-time ranked by NCAA medals!
Here are the top eight!
Rank - Name - Year - Score - Medals
#1 - Romero Cotton - 2016 - 60 - 2,1,1,1
#2 - Daniel Deshazer - 2016 - 54 - 1,2,1,3
#3 - Tervel Dlagnev - 2008 - 50 - 6,2,1,1
#4 - Brett Allgood - 2008 - 42 - 1,3,1
#5 - Thomas Hepburn - 2012 - 38 - 3,2,1
#5 - Kamarudeen Usman - 2010 - 38 - 3,2,1
#5 - Destin McCauley - 2017 - 38 - 3,1,2
#5 - Ali Amiri-Eliasi - 1993 - 38 - 1,2,3
There have been 72 All-American wrestlers who have won 130 medals in Nebraska-Kearney history!
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