Big Ten Rankings 2017-18

B1G 149: Zain Train Still Steaming Ahead

Zain Retherford and Brandon Sorensen maintain their vice grip on the division. Ryan Deakin moves up to #4 with his sights set on on the top spot. He gave Retherford his toughest match of the year by "only" losing by a major decision. 

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RankClassNameSchoolPrevious Rank
1SRZain RetherfordPenn State1
2SRBrandon SorensenIowa2
3SOKe-Shawn HayesOhio State3
4FRRyan DeakinNorthwestern6
5SRColton McCrystalNebraska4
6SREleazar DeLucaRutgers7
7SRMalik AmineMichigan10
8JRSteve BleiseMinnesota5
9JRAlfred BannisterMarylandNR
10SOCole MartinWisconsin8 (141)
11FRJwan BrittonMichigan State NR
12FRDavey TunonIndiana12
13SOAustin NashPurdue13
14SOEric BaroneIllinois9