Iowa vaults to No. 4 in USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll after home win over rival Oklahoma State

Manheim, Pennsylvania — The weekend’s marquee wrestling dual had the biggest impact on the most recent USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll released on Tuesday. Iowa (9-0) beat then-No. 3 Oklahoma State 20-12 in front of 13,485 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes jumped three spots, while Oklahoma State (6-1) slid two spots to No.… Continue reading

Wyoming, Northwestern move into USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll

Manheim, Pennsylvania —  Two new teams entered the USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll released on Tuesday. Wyoming (5-2) and Northwestern (6-1) entered the poll for the first time this season. The Cowboys are fresh off a 4-0 weekend which saw them head to North Carolina and pick up wins… Continue reading

South Beach Duals shake things up in first USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll of 2018

Manheim, Pennsylvania —  A number of ranked teams collided over the holiday break at the South Beach Duals in Deerfield Beach, Florida, and the results caused a bit of a shakeup in the USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll released on Wednesday. The top seven teams remained the same, but… Continue reading

North Carolina re-enters Top 25; Penn State, Ohio State still ranked 1-2 heading into Holiday tournaments

Manheim, Pennsylvania — The nation’s top five teams have combined to go 34-0 in the first month and a half of the college wrestling season as the final USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll was released on Wednesday for the 2017 calendar year. Penn State (5-0) remains No. 1,… Continue reading

Navy breaks into Top 25, few shifts in USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll

Manheim, Pennsylvania — Exams are in full swing as the first semester comes to an end at college campuses across the nation, which means it was another short week of competition in Division I wrestling as there were only a few changes in the USA Today’s NWCA Division I Wrestling… Continue reading

Lock Haven’s upset over Rutgers vaults Bald Eagles into USA Today/NWCA Division I Top 25 for first time in 15 years

Manheim, Pennsylvania — With a large portion of the nation’s ranked Division I teams competing at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, dual meet action was limited, but a small school in central Pennsylvania returned to the rankings after a decade and a half as the USA Today/NWCA Division I… Continue reading

Minimal changes through Thanksgiving break in USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll

Manheim, Pennsylvania —  With only 19 duals involving Division I programs through the Thanksgiving holiday, there were only minimal changes in the USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll released on Tuesday. For the fourth week in a row, Penn State (3-0) garnered all 16 first-place votes. It’s the 47th week all-time… Continue reading

Lehigh’s win over Michigan jumps Mountain Hawks into top five of USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll

Manheim, Pennsylvania —  Lehigh’s 27-8 victory this past weekend over then-No. 4 Michigan shook up the top ten teams in this week’s USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll released on Tuesday. The Mountain Hawks (3-0) were this week’s biggest mover, jumping five spots from No. 10 to No. 5, while Cornell… Continue reading