Five Illini wrestlers place at tournament
Illinois sits at number one going into final day of tournament
Illini pair win titles on Saturday
Orange and Blue will compete in three duals on Saturday
Eleven place in top four in season opening tournament
Photos from the 2015 Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Columbus, Ohio on March 7-8.
Photos from Illinois' dual with Kent State on Feb. 15, 2015.
Photos from Illinois' dual meet against Nebraska on Jan. 23, 2015
Photos from Illinois' dual with Wisconsin on Feb. 8, 2015.
2014 NCAA Qualifier
2013-14: Full-time starter at 133 pounds ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships after placing fifth at the Big Ten Championships ... Went 2-2 at nationals ... Recorded Illinois' only win at Penn State, a decision over #19 Jimmy Guilbon ... Won the William Penn Open ... Placed first at the Loras Open ... Compiled a 27-9 record, including 6-2 in the Big Ten ... Scored the third-most dual points on the team with 51 ... FILA Junior National Champion in the 60kg/132 lb weight class.
2012-13: Redshirt season ... Recorded a 19-5 overall record ... Won the Loras and Michigan State Open ... Finished runner-up at the Northern Iowa Open ... Placed fourth at the Lindenwood Open.
Richards' Career Record
Updated September 2014