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Iowa wrestling’s Tom Brands named NWCA Coach of the Year

For the second-straight season, the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) has named Iowa wrestling head coach Tom Brands it National Coach of the Year. Brands has now received the honor three times in his career, as he was previously recognized by the NWCA 2008 and 2020. Brands’ Hawkeyes have been...

HN TV: Tom Brands, Spencer Lee Preview NCAAs

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands and 125-pound, two-time defending national champion Spencer Lee met with the media Thursday morning ahead of next week's NCAA Tournament. Lee officially announced that he would return next season, his fifth with the Hawkeyes. Watch what else they had to say...
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Tom Brands, Spencer Lee earn Big Ten Wrestling honors

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — For the second year in a row, Iowa head coach Tom Brands is the Big Ten Wrestling Coach of the Year and 125-pounder Spencer Lee is the Big Ten Wrestler of the Year. The top-ranked Hawkeye wrestling team dominated the 2021 conference meet and won its...
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Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands tests positive for COVID-19

COVID-19 has made its way into the Iowa wrestling program. On Thursday morning, the University of Iowa put out a press release saying that head coach Tom Brands has tested positive for the virus. The No. 1 Hawkeyes are scheduled to wrestle against Purdue on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Following that, Iowa will wrestle against Ohio State at 1:00.