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Top 25 remains the same in Week 11

Tammy Tedesco

1/31/2012 8:37:54 PM

Oklahoma State unanimously holds the No. 1 spot NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll, for the fourth straight week.

 

Rounding out this week’s Top 10 are: Oklahoma State, Penn State, Cornell, Minnesota, Iowa, Ohio State, Nebraska, Illinois, Pittsburgh and Oklahoma.

 

There are currently three undefeated teams ranked in the Top 25: Cornell, Hofstra, and Oklahoma State.

 

Nine out of ten Division I Wrestling Conferences are represented in the Top 25: Big Ten (8), Big Twelve (3), ACC (3), CAA (3), EIWA (2), EWL (2), Western (1) and Pac 10 (1).  

 

The following fifteen Top 25 ranked teams will be competing in the NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals starting on February 11 (in order by rank): Oklahoma State, Cornell, Minnesota, Iowa, Ohio State, Nebraska, Illinois, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Michigan, Missouri, Kent State, Oregon State, Central Michigan and Virginia Tech.

 

The NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll Committee is made up of one coach from each conference.  A number one ranking is worth 25 points and a number 25 ranking is worth one point.

 

This poll is based on a dual meet ranking.

 

A new poll will be released every Tuesday from now until the week of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Tournament and can be found at www.nwcaonline.com.   

 

 

NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll

Rank School Total Prev. Rank Record
1 Oklahoma State (10) 250 1 11-0
2 Penn State 236 2 9-1
3 Cornell 227 4 8-0
4 Minnesota 214 3 9-3
5 Iowa   212 6 10-3
6 Ohio State 208 5 9-3
7 Nebraska 187 7 13-1
8 Illinois 182 8 12-2
9 Pittsburgh 161 9 11-1
10 Oklahoma  159 10 12-2
11 Wyoming 150 12 4-2
12 Michigan 147 11 6-3
13 Missouri 121 15 10-2
T14 Kent State 118 16 10-4
T14 Lehigh 118 14 9-4
16 Oregon State 90 17 7-2
17 Maryland 85 13 13-1
18 Binghamton 76 19 9-2
19 Northwestern 73 18 7-4
20 Virginia  68 22 7-1
21 Edinboro 55 20 8-2
22 Central Michigan 35 21 12-5
23 Hofstra 33 24 10-0
24 Virginia Tech 31 23 7-4
25 Old Dominion 11 25 11-8

 

Others Receiving Votes: Chattanooga (7-2)

 

The National Wrestling Coaches Association, established in 1928, is a non-profit organization for the advancement of all levels of the sport of wrestling with primary emphasis on developing coaches who work in academic environments.   The membership embraces all people interested in amateur wrestling.

The three core competencies of the NWCA are:
Coaching Development, student-athlete welfare, and promotion of wrestling.

           

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Top 25 remains the same in Week 11

by Tammy Tedesco | Jan 31, 2012
Oklahoma State unanimously holds the No. 1 spot NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll, for the fourth straight week.

Oklahoma State unanimously holds the No. 1 spot NWCA/USA Today Division I Coaches Poll, for the fourth straight week.

 

Rounding out this week’s Top 10 are: Oklahoma State, Penn State, Cornell, Minnesota, Iowa, Ohio State, Nebraska, Illinois, Pittsburgh and Oklahoma.

 

There are currently three undefeated teams ranked in the Top 25: Cornell, Hofstra, and Oklahoma State.

 

Nine out of ten Division I Wrestling Conferences are represented in the Top 25: Big Ten (8), Big Twelve (3), ACC (3), CAA (3), EIWA (2), EWL (2), Western (1) and Pac 10 (1).  

 

The following fifteen Top 25 ranked teams will be competing in the NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals starting on February 11 (in order by rank): Oklahoma State, Cornell, Minnesota, Iowa, Ohio State, Nebraska, Illinois, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Michigan, Missouri, Kent State, Oregon State, Central Michigan and Virginia Tech.

 

The NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll Committee is made up of one coach from each conference.  A number one ranking is worth 25 points and a number 25 ranking is worth one point.

 

This poll is based on a dual meet ranking.

 

A new poll will be released every Tuesday from now until the week of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Tournament and can be found at www.nwcaonline.com.   

 

 

NWCA/USA Today Division I Team Coaches Poll

Rank School Total Prev. Rank Record
1 Oklahoma State (10) 250 1 11-0
2 Penn State 236 2 9-1
3 Cornell 227 4 8-0
4 Minnesota 214 3 9-3
5 Iowa   212 6 10-3
6 Ohio State 208 5 9-3
7 Nebraska 187 7 13-1
8 Illinois 182 8 12-2
9 Pittsburgh 161 9 11-1
10 Oklahoma  159 10 12-2
11 Wyoming 150 12 4-2
12 Michigan 147 11 6-3
13 Missouri 121 15 10-2
T14 Kent State 118 16 10-4
T14 Lehigh 118 14 9-4
16 Oregon State 90 17 7-2
17 Maryland 85 13 13-1
18 Binghamton 76 19 9-2
19 Northwestern 73 18 7-4
20 Virginia  68 22 7-1
21 Edinboro 55 20 8-2
22 Central Michigan 35 21 12-5
23 Hofstra 33 24 10-0
24 Virginia Tech 31 23 7-4
25 Old Dominion 11 25 11-8

 

Others Receiving Votes: Chattanooga (7-2)

 

The National Wrestling Coaches Association, established in 1928, is a non-profit organization for the advancement of all levels of the sport of wrestling with primary emphasis on developing coaches who work in academic environments.   The membership embraces all people interested in amateur wrestling.

The three core competencies of the NWCA are:
Coaching Development, student-athlete welfare, and promotion of wrestling.

           

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