Podium Strivers: Wrestlers Still On The Hunt For Their First AA
Mar 12, 2022In which we highlight the competitors entering their fourth --or fifth!-- NCAA Championship but are still looking for their first All-American honor. They are our podium strivers.
Top 30 NCAA Conference Dark Horses
Mar 5, 2022Every year on conference weekend we see standout performances from the talented but lower seeded wrestlers at their respective conference tournaments. I took a look at the seeds, the brackets, and the résumé’s in many of the NCAA conferences and condensed a list of the top 30 dark horses for this weekend’s conference tournaments.
Big 10 Tournament Preview & Predictions - The Upperweights
Mar 2, 2022What if I told you that there weren’t just multiple returning NCAA champions in the top three weights at the Big Ten tournament, but multiple Olympic medalists? Because that’s exactly what we’ve got at the 2022 Big Ten tournament!
2021 CKLV Pre-Seeds Are HERE!
Dec 1, 2021The Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational is the toughest early-season tournament and the pre-seeds are finally here! There are multiple national champions and over 100 ranked wrestlers in the field - take a look below to see the pre-seeds at every weight.
Cliff Keen Las Vegas Upperweight Preview & Predictions
Dec 1, 2021Outside of the NCAA championship, the CKLV is perhaps the biggest bracketed wrestling event of the season. Certainly, it is the most consequential prior to the start of the holiday break.
Every Ranked Wrestler We Could See At The Cliff Keen Las Vegas
Nov 23, 2021Just how tremendous is the 2021 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational going to be? We haven't had one since 2019, so its mere existence is pretty tremendous in and of itself if you ask us.
The Ultimate U23 Men's Freestyle Preview & Predictions
May 26, 2021With Cadet and Junior World Teams in place, Team USA is looking to fill out its U23 roster. Some of the nation's top college wrestlers will battle for those spots this weekend in Lincoln, Nebraska. Check out the top contenders and see our top four predictions for each Men's Freestyle weight.
The U23 Field Is Coming Together
May 25, 2021This weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska plays host to the U23 World Team Trials, an event featuring some top NCAA athletes vying for World Team spots.
Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough
Apr 28, 2021Junior and Senior Nationals are a few days away, and registrations are looking solid. Take a look at everyone who's registered to compete for spots on the Junior World Team or in the Senior World Team Trials.
Brooks Looks To Repeat In A Wild 184 Field At Big Tens
Mar 4, 2021Aaron Brooks, the 2020 Big Ten champ at 184 lbs, is back and looking to win his second conference crown in as many attempts. He's the top seed, and after that, it's pure chaos. While the action is live on the Big Ten Network, we'll be breaking it down from Flo HQ on a watch party. Here's everything you need to know about this 184 lbs bracket.
Projecting Every Seed At The Big Ten Championships
Feb 26, 2021The post-season is here. We have to wait an extra week for the biggest and baddest conference tournament of them all, but that just gives us more time to preview, prognosticate, and predict what will happen. Below is the projected seed for every weight at the Big Ten tournament with the number of allocations listed below. Pre seeds will be released early next week.
Landscape Shifting Upsets In NCAA Week 4
Jan 25, 2021Week 4 of NCAA wrestling had another healthy dose of upsets, and a few freshmen notched wins that should get them into the rankings. Of the 18 upsets this weekend, half came against top ten opponents. Here's every one we could find. If you saw an upset we missed, email firstname.lastname@example.org or dm @_davidbray on Twitter.
Purdue Is On The Rise, But Are They An NCAA Trophy Team?
Feb 20, 2020The Purdue Boilermakers wrapped up the dual meet portion of their season on Sunday with an 18-14 win over Illinois. Purdue's progression has been so impressive this season that The Wrestling Nomad named head coach Tony Ersland the mid-season Coach of the Year. Their season, impressive as it has been, will largely be judged based on their NCAA tournament performance. Are they capable of finishing in the top four at NCAA's?