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2017 NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship Preview

2017 Division II

In 1963, the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship made their debut in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Western State College of Colorado were the champions and the tournament has been held every year since with the 2017 edition set for Birmingham, AL, Friday and Saturday, March 10th-11th. Wrestling gets underway at 11 am central Friday morning with the semi-finals kicking off Saturday ...

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NCAA DI Individual College Wrestling Rankings March 7, 2017

NCAA Division I Individual College Wrestling Rankings

TheOpenMat.com has released it's March 7, 2017, NCAA Division I Individual College Wrestling Rankings. Athletes who are known to be redshirting, injured for a prolonged amount of time or are known to be coming back the second semester are not ranked. During the season, wrestlers who miss two weeks of scheduled competition (excluding opens), will be removed from the rankings ...

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2017 Southern Conference Wrestling Tournament Preview


Tournament Information SoCon sports   Tournament Brackets and Live Coverage Trackwrestling A year ago at the Southern Conference tournament, it was Appalachian State edging out the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga by just a half a point.  The team title came down to the last match of the day and Denzel Dejournette (App State) sealed the win with a 4-2 victory over ...

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Adidas National High School Team Rankings – Mar. 2nd, 2017

Adidas HS Team Rankings

TOM has released our latest edition of national high school wrestling team rankings, presented by Adidas, March 2nd, 2017. For TOM Prime members, check below the rankings for an in-depth breakdown of how the events of the week impacted the rankings and what to look for going forward.  Not a Prime member yet? Join TOM Prime today! Rank Team State City ...

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2017 Big 12 Wrestling Championship Preview

Big 12

The last couple of years have been full of firsts for Big 12 wrestling. Last season, the addition of the former Western Wrestling Conference schools expanded the league to 10 squads after having four or five teams since Colorado dropped their program back in the days of the Big 8. Last year also marked the first time the tournament had ...

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2017 Big Ten Wrestling Championships Preview

Big 10

If you include Ohio State in 2015 when they were Big 10 co-champions with Iowa, the winner of the Big 10 tournament has gone on to win the national tournament every year since Oklahoma State beat Minnesota in 2006.  Four different schools have been part of that run, further reinforcing that the Big 10 is far and away the toughest ...

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2017 NAIA Wrestling Championship Preview


NAIA Championship Central http://www.naia.org/SportSelect.dbml?SPID=100496 NAIA Championship Brackets http://s200.trackwrestling.com/tw/predefinedtournaments/MainFrame.jsp?newSession=false&loadBalanced=true&sport=wrestling&TIM=1488344128655&pageName=&ie=false&frameSize=523 The winner of the NAIA Men’s Wrestling national tournament may seem a foregone conclusion, but the postseason is a place where anything can happen.  Who can forget the years where Oklahoma State seemed poised to take the team title home, but was unable to finish strong.  Do you remember the Iowa Hawkeyes ...

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2017 MAC Wrestling Championship Preview


Missouri has dominated the MAC since they joined before the 2012-13 season. The Tigers have won all four of conference tournaments since, doing so by wide margins all but once. Before they came along, Central Michigan was the bully on the block, having won 11 consecutive MAC championships from 2002-2012. This year looks to be more of the same with ...

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2017 ACC Wrestling Championships Preview


Raleigh, North Carolina is the site for the 2017 ACC Wrestling Championship, Saturday, March 4th inside Reynolds Coliseum.  The defending champion North Carolina State Wolfpack will try to hang on to their title but will have to stave off a strong Virginia Tech team that is the highest ranked of five ACC teams in TOM's top-25 team rankings.  It has been a ...

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2017 Eastern Wrestling League (EWL) Tournament Preview

EWL Preview

The Eastern Wrestling League is more of a federation than an actual conference.  Seven schools currently make up the wrestling only league.  Teams like Pittsburgh, Penn State, West Virginia, and Virginia Tech have been part of the EWL in the past and moved on.  Edinboro has been the big dog of the conference since 2000 winning twelve team titles.  Their ...

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