AMES, Iowa ? The Iowa State wrestling team will end its home dual season this weekend with matches against Northern Iowa Friday and Arizona State Sunday. The Cyclones are currently ranked 18th in the country and have a dual record of 7-8.

Northern Iowa
Friday, Feb. 4 ? 7 p.m. CST
Ames, Iowa (Hilton Coliseum)
Live Blog and Live Stats will be available on cyclones.com
Match is available on Clone Zone (live online video)

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Arizona State
Sunday, Feb. 6 ? 2 p.m. CST
Ames, Iowa (Hilton Coliseum)
Live Blog and Live Stats will be available on cyclones.com
Match is available on Clone Zone (live online video)

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Cyclone Notebook

? The Cyclones are 7-8 in dual competition this season, with victories over Virginia Tech, Kent State, Boston University, Old Dominion, Northern Illinois, American and Binghamton.

? Iowa State placed eighth at the National Duals, Jan. 8-9 in the UNI-Dome.

? Jon Reader (174-lbs) has a 28-0 record this season, and has won titles at the Hokie Open, the Harold Nichols Open and the Midlands Championships. Reader is also the top-ranked wrestler in the country according to Intermat.com and WIN Magazine.

? Chris Drouin (141-lbs.) and Chris Spangler (165-lbs.) joined Jon Reader on the stand at Midlands with fourth and sixth-place finishes. Iowa State finished in eighth place as a team.

? Iowa State boasts a line-up that includes four wrestlers rated in the top 20 of their respective weight classes.

? The Cyclones claimed four titles at the Harold Nichols Open only two days after defeating Boston University by a score of 32-12.

? Matt Gibson (HWT) and Jon Reader were both crowned champions at the Hokie Open.

? In his first appearance in Hilton Coliseum, sophomore Patrick Hunter (125-lbs) sent the crowd to its feet with a second-period pin against Boston University.

Iowa State vs. Northern Iowa Series Notes

? Iowa State leads the all-time series against Northern Iowa 52-16.

? The last meeting between the two teams was won by the Cyclones 42-0 in Cedar Falls, Iowa on Dec. 19, 2009.

Scouting the Panthers

? Northern Iowa?s has two top-10 wrestlers in Ryan Loder (184-lbs) and Christian Brantley (HWT).

? Northern Iowa is currently 8-8 in dual meets with wins over Mckendree, UW-Parkside, Old Dominion, Binghamton, Ohio State, NDSU, SDSU and Northern Illinois.

?Jarion Beets was a 2010 NCAA All-American at 174 pounds with a seventh-place finish.

Iowa State vs. Arizona State Series Notes

? Iowa State leads the all-time series against Binghamton 22-6.

? The last meeting between the two teams was won by the Cyclones 30-10 in Tempe, Ariz. on Feb. 7, 2010.

Scouting the Sun Devils

? Anthony Robles (125-lbs) is ranked second in the country with a record of 24-0. Robles is a two-time NCAA All-American.

?Arizona State currently has a dual record of 5-8 with wins over Grand Canyon, Embry-Riddle, CS Fullerton, Chattanooga and Northern Colorado.