Ex-Huskers Jordan Burroughs, James Green compete in international wrestling events this weekend

Former Husker All-Americans Jordan Burroughs and James Green will be competing in international wrestling events this weekend.

Burroughs, the 2012 Olympic champion, will wrestle in the Pan-American Games in Lima, Peru. Burroughs previously won titles in 2011 and 2015 at the event, which is held once every four years.

A four-time world champion, Burroughs will compete in freestyle at 74 kg. The preliminary round begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, with the finals at 4:30 p.m.

Green will compete in freestyle at 70 kg at the Medved International in Minsk, Belarus. The preliminary round begins at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, while the final will be Sunday.

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