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Experts Panel: 2017 NCAA Wrestling D1 All-American Predictions

NCAA Trophies

TOM’s Alex Steen, Bryce Villa, and Eric Bettermann have released their All-American picks for the 2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Championship starting tomorrow in St. Louis.  Each of the three filled out the full bracket at each weight, reaching these conclusions.  The team scores projected below are based simply on advancement and placement points earned by projected All-Americans.  Bonus points will ...

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How Have Undefeated Top Seeds Performed over the Past 10 Years?

Undefeated Top Seeds

The 2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I championship which kicks off tomorrow in St. Louis features a statistical oddity that jumps off the page at anyone looking at the brackets. That there are 10 undefeated wrestlers is not a record, however, that each one is in a different weight class, giving each bracket one and only one undefeated competitor is a ...

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Emilio Saavedra to Fresno State “I’m a valley boy at heart!”

Emilio Saavedra

Photo By Ginger Robinson, Old Dominion After winning the CIF California state tournament in 2014, Emilio Saavedra of Modesto knew that his goal to garner All-American honors could be accomplished at Old Dominion University. Saavedra’s decision to travel to the East Coast paid off in 2015 when he became the second ODU wrestler to win a Ken Kraft Midlands Championship by ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 125 Pounds

2017 125

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 133 Pounds

2017 133

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 141 Pounds

2017 141

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 149 Pounds

2017 149

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 157 Pounds

2017 157

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 165 Pounds

2017 165

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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2017 NCAA Wrestling Division I Preview: 174 Pounds

2017 174

We’re breaking down every weight class at the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship set for next week in St. Louis.  We usually start our previews at 125, but this time around we thought we’d give the big fellas the first look and work our way down.  We’ll start with some facts for reference, break down who can win the ...

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