Former Edinboro University wrestler Chris Honeycutt has been added to the main card for Bellator 174: Corenen vs. Budd on March 3 at WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, Okla., Bellator MMA announced Friday.
Honeycutt, a two-time NCAA All-American who made it to the 197-pound finals at the 2012 NCAAs, will be facing MMA veteran Kendall Grove in a middleweight (175-pound) bout.
Grove, 34, brings a 23-16-0 overall record in his eighth fight in Bellator, in a professional career that stretches back to 2003. The 28-year-old Honeycutt is 9-1-0 in his pro career which he launched in Jan. 2013. Grove, nicknamed "Da Spyder", stands 6'6" compared to Honeycutt's 5'10" height.
Honeycutt-Grove will be among the matches to be televised live on Spike beginning at 9 p.m. ET.