Nebraska sophomore Taylor Venz named Big Ten wrestler of the week

Nebraska sophomore Taylor Venz was named Big Ten wrestler of the week on Tuesday after helping the Huskers win a dual Sunday against No. 13 Illinois.

Venz, ranked No. 5 at 184 pounds entering the dual, pinned No. 2 Emery Parker on Sunday for his fifth straight dual win. The Huskers beat the Illini 30-9.

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