wrestling-d1 flag

Jason Bryant | NWCA | January 14, 2014

Chattanooga, Ohio make first appearance in poll

After a strong fifth-place finish at the Virginia Duals, Chattanooga moved into the USA Today/NWCA/AWN Division I Coaches' poll for the first time this season. The Mocs (10-5) lone loss at the Virginia Duals was to eventual champion Virgina. The Mocs are the first Southern Conference team to be ranked this season.

Complete Poll
Penn State, Minnesota, Iowa and Oklahoma remained steady in spots one through four, while Cornell moved into the top five, tied with Oklahoma State in fifth with 354 points. The Big Red (4-0) recently defeated Lehigh 33-7.

Ohio, fresh off a 33-9 victory against Northern Illinois, had been receiving votes most of the season. The Bobcats (5-1) debut this week at No. 25 and give the Mid-American Conference three ranked teams, joining seventh-ranked Missouri and ninth-ranked Northern Iowa.

Virginia moved up one spot after defeating Chattanooga, Kent State and Edinboro to win the Virginia Duals. Wisconsin moved up five spots after upsetting Ohio State. The Buckeyes dropped one spot after recovering by beating Illinois.

Oregon State moved up four spots to No. 20 after defeating Stanford during the weekend. The Cardinal dropped to No. 24.

Bloomsburg and Boise State fell out of the top 25 after weekend losses.

Meet the 45 college wrestlers with at-large bids in the 2019 NCAA Championship

Here is what you need to know about the 45 wrestlers who earned at-large bids to the 2019 NCAA college wrestling championships in Pittsburgh.
READ MORE

Chattanooga’s Jim Foster retiring after 900-win career spanning four decades and four schools

Jim Foster ends his women's basketball coaching career with 903 wins.
READ MORE

Women's basketball: Chattanooga's Jim Foster downplays looming 900-win milestone

Chattanooga coach Jim Foster is one win away from joining the 900-win club.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners