2006-07 (RS Freshman): Wrestled at both 165 and 174 with an 8-13 overall record (7-12 at 165, 1-1 at 174)...Competed in 11 dual bouts... Finished fourth in the MSU Open in the 165 class, winning six straight matches before being defeated in the final...Recorded a season-high 10 points in a 10-1 victory over Nick Pullano of Old Dominion...Shut out Eastern Michigan's Don Funk, 6-0, at the MSU Open...Tallied his lone win at 174 at the Midlands tournament, defeating Dubuque's Robert Larson 7-3...Picked up his single dual win with a 6-1 victory over Pitt's Sean Richmond.
2005-06 (Redshirt): Redshirted, going 9-2 in open competition at 165 pounds, and 4-1 unattached at 174 pounds...Took sixth at the EMU Open...Defeated NCAA qualifier Will Durkee of Northwestern to claim the tournament championship at the MSU Open...Had a fall and a major decision en route to a third-place finish at the Kent State Open.
PREP: A three-time Florida state champion, completing his career with a 187-4 record...four-time all-state selection...A three-time junior freestyle national champion, dominating the competition in 2005...Advanced to the semifinals of the 2005 high school national championships, taking sixth...Took second at the 2005 Greco-Roman national championships...His high school team currently has the longest winning streak in high school wrestling history dating back to 1973 and spanning more than 400 meets.
PERSONAL: Son of Russ and Jeanna Cozart...Born 4/26/86...A criminal justice major...career aspirations include working for the FBI or DEA...His father, Russ, has coached him all his life, and wrestled at Alabama.
COZART'S CAREER RECORD Season Overall Duals Big Ten Pins 2005-06* 13-3 0-0 0-0 1 2006-07 8-13 1-10 0-6 0 Totals 8-13 1-10 0-6 0