Mizzou Wrestling Recruits a Champion

8 years 8 months 5 hours ago Friday, January 27 2012 Jan 27, 2012 Friday, January 27, 2012 7:17:00 PM CST January 27, 2012 in Tiger Talk
By: Adam Beard

COLUMBIA -- While Missouri Football hopes to land Dorial Green-Beckham, the Mizzou Wrestling program recently picked up a commitment from a two-time state champion on Friday. 

Hickman's J'den Cox is only a junior. However, he won state titles as a freshman and a sophomore as he went undefeated in his sophomore season.

Cox is the top ranked wrestler in Missouri's 220-pound class this season. By choosing Mizzou, Cox turned down an opportunity to train at the olympic training center after high school.

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