The Northwestern dual will be aired live on the Big Ten Network at 5 pm CT.
The dual begins at 2 p.m. at Huff Hall.
Illini welcome third-ranked Minnesota to Huff Hall
Three wrestlers win by pins
Illinois faces Purdue, Lock Haven and Michigan.
2011-12: Compiled a 7-10 record this season ... Went 3-2 at the Loras Open ... Was part of the lineup against Lock Haven.
HIGH SCHOOL: State champion in 2008...Placed second in state in 2010...Super 32 champion in 2008...Placed third in the National High School Coaches Association(NHSCA) Junior Championships in 2009...Two-time Fargo All-American...National champion at Graham High School in Paris, Ohio...Part of state championship team at Graham High School.
PERSONAL: Born Mar. 16, 1992...Parents are David and Karen Armstrong...Has an older brother, Josh...Majoring in Recreation, Sports and Tourism...Plans on becoming a coach following graduation.
Armstrong's Career Record
Year W L F Big Tens NCAAs 2011-12 7 10 2 TOTAL 7 10 2