Andy Hamilton’s weekly wrestling notebook: Change rules to encourage more action, J Robinson says

J Robinson has a solution for increasing the action in college wrestling.

“There has to be a consequence to being on the edge of the mat,” the Minnesota coach said. “So make a 50-foot circle, elevate the mat eight feet, so if you go off the edge you’re going to drop eight feet. Watch everybody wrestle in the middle of the mat. It’s true, nobody would be on the edge.” Continue reading at

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