March 7, 2014
Big Ten Championships Notes
2014 B1G Wrestling Brackets
2014 Big Ten Wrestling Championships
Saturday, March 8-Sunday, March 9 • All Day
Saturday: Session I – 10 a.m. CT / Session II – 5 p.m. CT
Sunday: Session III – 11:00 a.m. CT / Session IV – 1:00 p.m. CT
Site: Kohl Center (Madison, Wis.)
Live Tweets: @NU_SportsLIVE / @NU_Wrestle / #B1GWrestle
Session I-III Live Video Links
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TV: Sunday’s finals air live on Big Ten Network (1:00 p.m.)
MADISON, Wis. – Official brackets and seeds for the 2014 Big Ten Wrestling Championships were released Friday afternoon. Six NU wrestlers are seeded in their respective weight classes.
The seeded NU wrestlers are as follows: No. 10 Dominick Malone (133), No. 3 Jason Tsirtsis (149), No. 10 Ben Sullivan (157), No. 3 Pierce Harger (165), No. 7 Alex Polizzi (197) and No. 3 Mike McMullan (285).
Complete brackets can be found in the PDF link up above and first and second-round matches are listed below for the Northwestern competitors.
This year is the 100th edition of the Big Ten Wrestling Championships. Competition begins at 10 a.m. CT Saturday, March 8 and runs through Sunday, March 9. Fans can watch all the action live on the Big Ten Digital Network and be sure to tune into the Big Ten Network at 1:00 p.m. Sunday to watch the championship matches live.
125: Garrison White (NU) vs. No. 1 Nico Megaludis (PSU)
Winner takes on No. 8 Nick Roberts (OSU)
133: No. 10 Dominick Malone (NU) vs. No. 7 Jimmy Gulibon (PSU)
Winner takes on No. 2 Tyler Graff (WIS)
141: Pat Greco (NU) vs. No. 5 Josh Dziewa (IOWA)
Winner takes on No. 4 Stephen Dutton III (MICH)
149: No. 3 Jason Tsirtsis (NU) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of Caleb Ervin (ILL) vs. No. 6 Ian Paddock (OSU)
157: No. 10 Ben Sullivan (NU) vs. No. 7 Zach Brunson (ILL)
Winner takes on No. 2 James Green (NEB)
165: No. 3 Pierce Harger (NU) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of No. 11 Bobby Nash (MSU) vs. No. 6 Danny Zilverberg (MINN)
174: Kevin Bialka (NU) vs. No. 2 Matt Brown (PSU)
Winner takes on No. 7 Scott Liegel (WIS)
184: Jacob Berkowitz (NU) vs. No. 5 Domenic Abounader (MICH)
Winner takes on No. 4 T.J. Dudley (NEB)
197: No. 7 Alex Polizzi (NU) vs. No. 10 Caleb Kolb (NEB)
Winner takes on No. 2 Nick Heflin (OSU)
285: No. 3 Mike McMullan (NU) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of No. 11 Alex White (PUR) vs. No. 6 Mike McClure (MSU)
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