Nice write up Andy - on paper it really appears the Buckeyes have the advantage but their crowd will play a factor as well.
Looking forward to another wolverine BEAT DOWN
Go get'em Cal Poppy - we are behind you !!
It's not a rivalry .............. it's a wreckoning.
Sounds like Ryan has them on track following the loss. Hopefully tonight proves that to be true.
The Wolverines have pulled out all the stops to boost attendance for Sunday's showdown, moving the meet to the 13,000-seat Crisler Center.
Take notes PSU/Cael.
The school hopes to break its dual-meet attendance record, currently 5,200, set in 1967.
Where has Michigan's wrestling program been for the past 50 years?
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke
Trying to stay relevant - it's been tough for many years. The TTUN fans will remind us of how great they were back in the 60's just like their football fans from days, years, decades gone by.
They just need a couple more decades to get their guys in there, then it will all turn around.
Partying with Lloyd Carr and Brady Hoke.
"You're welcome for the house I built."
Set a new NCAA record for wrestling indoors last night against Iowa. 15,998 or something.
Here's hoping the WrestleBucks continue the Wolverine beatdowns that we've handed out lately. I'm predicting a few of our guys get back on track with a couple major decisions and a couple more tech falls. Go Bucks!
"We gotta go win this next game and make the State of Ohio proud!"-UFM
Get dumped, Michigan.
tOSU has everything to lose and almost nothing to gain, as they are favored in 9 of 10 bouts. At least two of those bouts, 133 and 157 will be tough wins for the higher ranked Buckeyes. Pletcher earned a hard fought 7-5 win over Micic, ranked #2 at the time, at 133 in the Cliff Keen. And Micah lost a 10-3 battle to Pantaleo, ranked #12 at the time, at 157 at the Cliff Keen. #14 ranked Campbell, the only lesser ranked Buckeye, has another tough opponent, facing #8 Massa. Campbell has taken five straight loses to opponents ranked #11, #7, #4, UR and #1. He sorely needs to get back on track, but this would be a steep climb as Massa, injured earlier in the year, seems to be wrestling better now.
That being said, I expect a solid win for tOSU, but perhaps not 9 of 10.
Take 'em down, boys.
I'm not around that much, running exhausted and lost...
The Future is Bright at Ohio State
Let's give them another reason to feel like Michigan men today! Go Bucks!
Ohio, the greatest state in the Union!
Go Bucks! Beat that softball school!
Here's the full Snyder vs. Coon match from the 2016 Big Ten Championship match:
That is a big dude. Amazing that Snyder pretty much handles him.
That last take down (8:06 mark) was sweet
"There's still some green showing before you see the chalk."
How do the gold singlets work? Are they awarded for an individual victory, or must it be a team victory?
My impression is that it is a team award, as with football.
That's sweet, and I think it should be. Giving up less points than expected is just as important in some slots as winning is in others.
If anyone decides to go safe travels all of northwestern Ohio is covered in a thin sheet of ice take it slow. I seen mutiple accidents thru out the day.
22 Saturdays till kickoff
just looked at their schedule and just realized they wrestle @ NC State in Raleigh next Sunday and I go to NC State haha but you'll catch me there wearing my OSU gear for sure
Pretty sure I will head over for that.
On my way there! Can’t wait to see my Buckeyes live! Go Bucks!
The future is bright at Ohio State!
An hour to go.....GO BUCKS!
Hear that "O-H, I-O" chant going on at Crisler?!?! Love it!
— Ohio State Wrestling (@wrestlingbucks) February 12, 2018
I must admit that I attended a summer wrestling camp in Ann Arbor when I was a highschooler.
Would love nothing more than to see and hear this.
Tough match, the good guys won, but boy was it closer than wanted.
closer than I thought, but a win is a win, is a win..
Don't worry Kyle, guys, you'll get yours...
16-2 is SWEET!
Coon is a very good heavyweight, Has Snyder by 60#. Just too big of a weight difference. Disappointed with too many Buckeyes who can't seem to wrestle on the mat.
Went to that match yesterday with my son and his wrestling team! Great to see a lot of red in the crowd. Great Dual meet win for the Bucks but it felt like a loss when Snyder went down.