March 24, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - Led by strong performances from seniors J.T. Felix and Jake Swartz, the Boise State wrestling finished tied for 25th at the NCAA Championships.
The Broncos placed the highest of any Pac-12 school at the national championships, picking up 15.5 team points. Oregon State was the next-highest finisher amongst league schools, finishing in 28th with 14.5 points.
Swartz finished in seventh place, earning All-America honors for the first time in his decorated Bronco career. The three-time Pac-12 Champion at 184 pounds was making his fourth appearance at the NCAA Championships.
Felix, this year's Pac-12 Champion at heavyweight, fell one match shy of earning All-America accolades, but racked up three pins at the tournament.
The Broncos' top-25 finish was the eighth in school history at the NCAA Championships.