Category: ncaa wrestling news

Women’s Wrestling added to NCAA Emerging Sports for Women program for Div. I

Division I Council adopts legislation, joining Divisions II and III Acrobatics and tumbling and women’s wrestling will be added to the NCAA Emerging Sports for Women program in Division I, the Division I Council decided Wednesday. The Council met virtually. Members noted that some schools already have committed to adding these sports as part of […]

Here’s what I know so far this season.

1. The national title is up for grabs. This might be the most wide-open field in modern history. With all the factors accounted for (injuries, freshman adjustments, coaching up or down, peaking) I can see scenarios that could lead to 4-5 different teams winning the title in March. 2. The same can be said at […]

ESPN 3 Wrestling Schedule

ESPN 3 has been streaming some good wrestling this year If you missed it, her’s the link for future broadcasts. Check often as they update things last minute. WatchESPN NCAA Wrestling WATCH NCAA WRESTLING EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER 2014 2014 | 2013 Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul […]

Keystone Classic 2014 Updated 11/26

14 teams from across the country came to the Palestra yesterday for a great day of wrestling. B1G school Northwestern went home as the top team crowning 2 champions, returning national champion Jason Tsirtsis at 149 lbs and Alex Polizzi at 197 lbs. Rider University came in 2nd ahead of Eastern Michigan and Pittsburg. Rider […]

Lehigh vs. Penn State

125 Scott Parker vs, Jordan Conaway. Conaway, favored in this match, hasn’t wrestled at this weight in a couple of years but it’s his natural weight class. Parker is also a PA product that has been great in the room. Will he be an able replacement for redshirt Darian Cruz, who was an All American […]

The B1G Takes Lead. Cracks Appear in the NCAA Student Athlete Wall!

The B1G is moving forward on the issue of enhanced benefits to student athletes. They informed the NCAA that they are implementing conference wide action. I’m all for benefits for those that help create profits; positive exposure and helps the universities reach their goals. The real question is what are these benefits going to cost […]