Wrestling
Big Ten Championships Brackets Released

 
No. 5 seed Tony Dallago is one of three Illini to receive a first-round bye at the Big Ten Championships.
No. 5 seed Tony Dallago is one of three Illini to receive a first-round bye at the Big Ten Championships.
 

March 7, 2014

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MADISON, Wis. -- Brackets for the 2014 Big Ten Wrestling Championships have been released after pre-seeds for all weight classes were confirmed by conference coaches on Friday. No. 2 Jesse Delgado (125), No. 5 Tony Dallago (174) and No. 8 Nikko Reyes (184) have received first-round byes.

Complete brackets can be found above and the first and second-round matches of Illinois competitors are listed below. Action starts Saturday, March 8 at 10:00 a.m. CT.

125: No. 2 Jesse Delgado (ILL) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of No. 7 Camden Eppert (PUR) / Sam Brancale (MINN)

133: No. 5 Zane Richards (ILL) vs. No. 12 Garth Yenter (MSU)
Winner will face No. 4 Cashe Quiroga (PUR)

141: No. 7 Steven Rodrigues (ILL) vs. Trevor Moody (IND)
Winner will face No. 2 Logan Stieber (OSU)

149: Caleb Ervin (ILL) vs. No. 6 Ian Paddock (OSU)
Winner will face No. 3 Jason Tsirtsis (NU)

157: No. 7 Zac Brunson (ILL) vs. No. 10 Benjamin Sullivan (NU)
Winner will face No. 2 James Green (NEB)

165: No. 5 Jackson Morse (ILL) vs. No. 12 Ben Cox (WIS)
Winner will face No. 4 Dan Yates (MICH)

174: No. 5 Tony Dallago (ILL) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of No. 4 Logan Storley (MINN) / Nick Kaczanowski (MSU)

184: No. 8 Nikko Reyes (ILL) receives first-round bye
Faces winner of No. 1 Ed Ruth (PSU) / Tanner Lynde (PUR)

197: No. 6 Mario Gonzalez (ILL) vs. No. 11 Chris Heald (MICH)
Winner will face No. 3 Scott Schiller (MINN)

HWT: No. 12 Christopher Lopez (ILL) vs. No. 5 Tony Nelson (MINN)
Winner will face No. 4 Bobby Telford (IOWA)

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