Jan. 26, 2006
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The Maryland Terrapin wrestling team will seek its third-straight win Friday night against Virginia Tech at Comcast Pavilion. The first bout is scheduled for 7 p.m., and admission is free. Prior to the match against the Hokies, Maryland's four seniors will be honored.
Maryland will return to the Comcast Pavilion mat Saturday for a double-dual against North Carolina and Duke, capping a weekend of three ACC matches. The action will begin at 1 p.m.
The Terps (3-7, 1-0 ACC) are looking for their second-straight ACC win of the season after defeating NC State, 28-6, on Jan. 13. In its last outing, Maryland picked up five bonus point victories on its way to a 26-15 over VMI.
The Hokies (0-11, 0-0 ACC) are coming off a 38-10 loss to Ohio State their last time out. Virginia Tech does have two ranked wrestlers in its lineup in David Hoffman (141) and Mike Faust (HWT).