Jaydin Eierman at the U23 World Championships (Photo/Kadir Caliskan, United World Wrestling)
Jaydin Eierman will be an Iowa Hawkeye.
After entering the transfer portal on Wednesday, Eierman announced Thursday on Instagram that he will be wrestling for the University of Iowa for his senior season after spending the past four years at Missouri. Eierman is taking an Olympic redshirt this season.
"I'm committing to the University of Iowa because of its tradition and love for the sport," Eierman wrote on Instagram. "I wanted a place that could take my career further after college and I feel that this is the best opportunity for me. I believe that the coaching staff at Iowa can take me to the next level. I'm on the same mission, same me, same color, a better feel. Get ready Hawkeye nation!!"
Eierman placed third at the NCAAs this past season at 141 pounds. He was fourth in 2018 and fifth in 2017. He recently competed at the U23 World Championships at 65 kilograms, where he went 1-1.