Another Penn State alumnus has been given a coaching position at a Division I program.
Illinois head coach Mike Poeta announced Thursday that former Nittany Lion wrestler Ed Ruth will be joining his coaching staff.
Ruth wrestled at Penn State from 2010-2014, going on to win three individual NCAA championships and four Big Ten championships.
During that four-year span, Ruth put together a career record of 136-3.
Since his time at Penn State, Ruth represented team USA at the 2014 World Wrestling Championships and was a silver medalist at the 2015 USA World Team trials.
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