Burroughs named Big 12 wrestler of the week

Nebraska senior Jordan Burroughs was named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week. Burroughs went 2-0 during the week with two technical fall victories to improve his season record to 13-0. Burroughs defeated No. 6 Cody Yohn (Minnesota) by technical fall, 23-7 on Dec. 9, and also beat Jon Brascetta (Oregon State) by technical fall, 26-9 on Dec. 11.
On the season, Burroughs has recorded 54 takedowns through eight duals and has yet to give up a takedown.
The Huskers return to the mat on Dec. 29-30, when they travel to the Midlands Wrestling Championships in Evanston, Ill.