Tonight’s WWE NXT episode on the USA Network will air from the NXT Arena at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL with the final hype for Sunday’s “Takeover: Portland” event.
The only match announced for tonight’s show is Angel Garza vs. Lio Rush with the winner becoming the new #1 contender to NXT Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin for a future title shot.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s episode:
* Will Lio Rush or Angel Garza emerge as the No. 1 contender to the NXT Cruiserweight Title?
* What will be the fallout of Velveteen Dream’s return?
* Will Tommaso Ciampa be out for retribution ahead of TakeOver: Portland?
* Will Ripley or Belair get the upper hand?
* How will Lee and Dijakovic get ready for TakeOver?