2017 NCAA wrestling championships

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Scenes from the 2017 NCAA wrestling championships from March 16-18 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis.

Iowa's Cory Clark celebrates after defeating South Dakota
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Iowa's Cory Clark celebrates after defeating South Dakota States Seth Grossin a 133-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Ohio State's Kyle Snyder, left, wrestles Wisconsin's Connor
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Ohio State's Kyle Snyder, left, wrestles Wisconsin's Connor Medberry in a heavyweight match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Missouri's J'den Cox reacts after defeating Minnesota's Brett
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Missouri's J'den Cox reacts after defeating Minnesota's Brett Pfarr in the 197-pound championship match during the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

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Ohio State's Kyle Snyder wrestles Wisconsin's Connor Medberry
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Ohio State's Kyle Snyder wrestles Wisconsin's Connor Medberry in a heavyweight match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Lehigh's Darian Cruz, top, wrestles Minnesota's Ethan Lizak
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Lehigh's Darian Cruz, top, wrestles Minnesota's Ethan Lizak in a 125-pound match in the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Missouri's J'Den Fox celebrates after defeating Minnesota's Brett
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Missouri's J'Den Fox celebrates after defeating Minnesota's Brett Pfarr in a 197-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Lehigh wrestling head coach Pat Santoro, right, embraces
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Lehigh wrestling head coach Pat Santoro, right, embraces Darian Cruz after his victory in a 125-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Missouri's J'Den Cox, top, wrestles Minnesota's Brett Pfarr
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Missouri's J'Den Cox, top, wrestles Minnesota's Brett Pfarr in a 197-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

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Oklahoma States Dean Heir celebrates his victory over
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Oklahoma States Dean Heir celebrates his victory over Virginias George DiCamillo in the 141-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Iowa's Cory Clark throws his coach Terry Brands,
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Iowa's Cory Clark throws his coach Terry Brands, at Brands' request, as they celebrate Clark's victory over South Dakota State's Seth Gross in the 133-pound championship match during the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Oklahoma State's Dean Heil, left, wrestles against Virginia's
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Oklahoma State's Dean Heil, left, wrestles against Virginia's George DiCamillo in the 141-pound championship match during the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Missouri's J'Den Cox, right, wrestles Minnesota's Brett Pfarr
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Missouri's J'Den Cox, right, wrestles Minnesota's Brett Pfarr in a 197-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Iowa's Cory Clark, top, wrestles South Dakota State's
(Credit: AP / Tom Gannam)

Iowa's Cory Clark, top, wrestles South Dakota State's Seth Gross in a 133-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

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Ohio State's Kyle Snyder celebrates after winning in
(Credit: AP / Tom Gannam)

Ohio State's Kyle Snyder celebrates after winning in a heavyweight match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Lehigh's Darian Cruz celebrates his victory in a
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Lehigh's Darian Cruz celebrates his victory in a 125-pound match in the championship round of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 18, 2017, in St. Louis.

Missouri's Joey Lavalee points to the crowd as
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Missouri's Joey Lavalee points to the crowd as he celebrates a victory over Virginia Tech's Sal Mastriani in a 157-pound match in the second round of the NCAA Division I wresting championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in St. Louis.

Minnesota's Thomas Thorn celebrates after an upset victory
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Minnesota's Thomas Thorn celebrates after an upset victory over Stanford's Joey McKenna in a 141-pound match in the second round of the NCAA Division I wresting championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in St. Louis.

The first eight matches in the second round
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The first eight matches in the second round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships get under way, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Iowa's Thomas Gilman gains the upper hand as
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Iowa's Thomas Gilman gains the upper hand as he wrestles Central Michigan's Brent Fleetwood during the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Iowa's Thomas Gilman, top, grapples with Central Michigan's
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Iowa's Thomas Gilman, top, grapples with Central Michigan's Brent Fleetwood in a 125-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Wyoming's Drew Templeman, top, is taken down by
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Wyoming's Drew Templeman, top, is taken down by Virginia Tech's Joey Dance in a 125-pound match in the second round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Ridell's Bryant Clagon, rear, wrestles Cal Poly's Colt
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Ridell's Bryant Clagon, rear, wrestles Cal Poly's Colt Shorts during the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Appalachian State's Colby Smith grimaces as Lehigh's Scotty
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Appalachian State's Colby Smith grimaces as Lehigh's Scotty Parker grabs him during a 133-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Northern Illinois' Shaun'Qae McMurty, left, wrestles with Illinois'
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Northern Illinois' Shaun'Qae McMurty, left, wrestles with Illinois' Isaiah Martinez in a 165-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Minesota's Ethan Lizak has his head gear slide
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Minesota's Ethan Lizak has his head gear slide over his eyes as he battles Oklahoma's Christian Moody in a 125-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

South Dakota State's Alex Kocer, top, grapples with
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South Dakota State's Alex Kocer, top, grapples with Edinburg's Patricio Lugo in a 149-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Duke's Connor Bass, left, wrestles with Central Michigan's
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Duke's Connor Bass, left, wrestles with Central Michigan's Christian Brucki in a 174-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Clarion's Brock Zacherl, bottom, tries to escape from
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Clarion's Brock Zacherl, bottom, tries to escape from the grasp of Oklahoma State's Dean Heil in a 141-pound match in the first round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

Iowa's Thomas Gilman, left, puts a quick move
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Iowa's Thomas Gilman, left, puts a quick move on Campbell's Nathan Kraisser in a 125-pound match in the second round of the NCAA Division I Wresting Championships, Thursday, March 16, 2017 in St. Louis.

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