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Jackson just completed his fourth season as the head wrestling coach at Iowa State. The Cyclones finished 11th at the NCAA tournament with three All-Americans. Jackson was a World champion in 1991 and 1995, and an Olympic champion in 1992.
Dake recently finished his wrestling career at Cornell University by winning his fourth NCAA championship at his fourth different weight class. He is just the third wrestler in NCAA Division I history to win four NCAA titles. Dake was named the Outstanding Wrestler at the 2013 NCAA tournament.