Wrestling Report: Big matches tonight on BTN/BTN2Go

In this week’s online-only “BTN Wrestling Report,” BTN’s Kara Lentz breaks down Iowa’s big upset win over Penn State last Friday night. We also preview a full slate of wrestling action this weekend, including BTN’s Friday-night doubleheader featuring No. 6 Ohio State vs. Michigan at 6 p.m. ET, followed by No. 2 Iowa battling No. 10 Illinois at 8 p.m.

Big Ten Standings Conference Overall
W L T Pct. W L T Pct.
Iowa 6 0 0 1.000 16 1 0 .941
Penn State 6 1 0 .857 9 1 0 .900
Minnesota 6 1 0 .857 12 2 0 .857
Ohio State 4 2 0 .667 10 2 0 .833
Purdue 4 3 0 .571 13 5 0 .722
Nebraska 4 3 0 .571 10 4 0 .714
Wisconsin 4 3 0 .571 7 5 0 .583
Michigan 2 4 0 .333 8 5 0 .615
Illinois 2 4 0 .333 6 4 0 .600
Northwestern 1 5 0 .167 6 7 0 .462
Indiana 0 6 0 .000 6 8 0 .429
Michigan State 0 6 0 .000 4 11 0 .267

Both matches can be seen on BTN2Go, too. If you’re not familiar with BTN2Go, you should really check it out. It’s a live 24/7 multi-platform extension of BTN TV that lets you watch the TV network live wherever you are via the Internet, mobile phone or tablet.

Your cable and satellite companies who have agreed to carry BTN2Go will offer it, but you must have BTN as part of your cable or satellite subscription to get it.

It’s also on the iPhone and iPad via the iTunes store as well as for Android phones via the Google store. To learn more and to use BTN2Go, go to BTN2Go.com.

The Big Ten Digital Network, our online subscription service, offers up more live wrestling on Sunday when Michigan takes on Michigan Stater at 2 p.m. ET and No. 2 Iowa faces No. 13 Nebraska at 2:45 p.m. ET. See the full schedule here.

We’ll be posting video highlights online throughout the weekend. Bookmark our video page.

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Now here’s a look at the Intermat rankings to date:

RANK SCHOOL POINTS CONFERENCE
1 Penn State 100 Big Ten
2 Iowa 95 Big Ten
3 Oklahoma State 87 Big 12
4 Minnesota 69.5 Big Ten
5 Missouri 62.5 MAC
6 Ohio State 58.5 Big Ten
7 Cornell 50 EIWA
8 Oregon State 47.5 Pac-12
9 Virginia Tech 47 ACC
10 Illinois 45 Big Ten
11 Oklahoma 41 Big 12
12 Central Michigan 38.5 MAC
13 Nebraska 36.5 Big Ten
14 Lehigh 32.5 EIWA
15 Pittsburgh 29.5 EWL
16 Edinboro 29 EWL
17 Boise State 26.5 Pac-12
18 Northwestern 25 Big Ten
19 Binghamton 24.5 CAA
20 Maryland 22.5 ACC
21 Kent State 22 MAC
22 Air Force 21 WWC
23 Virginia 20 ACC
24 North Carolina 18.5 ACC
25 Wisconsin 17.5 Big Ten

Get the full rankings and weight class rankings at Intermat.com.

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D Galloway on 2/8/2013 @ 7:18pm EST Said:

There is nothing wrong with being from a one traffic light small town.(Monroeville ,Ohio) Go Ohio State Wrestling.