OU's wrestling dual against Iowa State on Friday night will feature two wrestlers at 184 pounds who are desperately avoiding be dealt their first loss.
The Sooners' Josh Weitzel will face top-ranked Jake Varner of Iowa State. Weitzel heads in with a 19-0 mark this season, while Varner has won all 17 of his matches.
The meeting between Weitzel and Varner could be a pivotal point as the two teams try to get a lead in the Big 12. Oklahoma comes in at 0-1 in conference, while Iowa State is in its first Big 12 dual.