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    Default Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    I'm curious what some of you guys think about seeding for the Big 10. I think 174 is still up in the air a bit after Storley, since we have some head to head to go, but I think it goes something like this:

    1. Storley
    2. Evans/Kokesh winner
    3. Evans/Kokesh loser
    4. Brown/Heflin winner
    5. Brown/Heflin loser
    6. Blanton
    7. Yates

    Blanton could beat Evans, also, and completely throw this into disarray.

    Where it gets really interesting is at the top of 133, to me. Presuming that both guys win out until the tournament. Clearly Stieber has beaten Ramos all 3 times they met in college, all last season. Both guys are undefeated and have been dominant. However, Stieber missed a big chunk of the season including the dual with Iowa that would have given us the definitive statement on this seeding. Does Ramos get the 1 seed due to Stieber's missed time? Should he?
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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    I think ramos is still the 2 regardless.
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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    Agree-Steiber #1-Ramos #2 Graff #3 Thomas #4
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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    tough call since Steiber didn't wrestle Ramos or a few other guys.
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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    It's clear cut:

    1) Ramos 6-0
    2) Stieber 3-0

    You don't get seeded for sitting on the bench.
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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    I think you've got 174 right--it depends on how the remaining duals go.

    133--I can't see giving Ramos the #1 seed with having lost 3 times last year, and Stieber not losing any since then. I don't think his injury-missed matches should/will keep him from the #1 seed. We'll see. I don't see Thomas as getting the #4 seed.

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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    does it really matter at 133? Stieber and Ramos meeting in the finals is about as sure of a thing as you can get. Stieber should get it though, being the returning undefeated B1G Champ

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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    I agree Ramos and Stieber are so far ahead of Graff and Thomas, I don't see it making much difference

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    Default Re: Seeding in the Big 10 at 133 and 174

    Quote Originally Posted by TomWright25 View Post
    I think you've got 174 right--it depends on how the remaining duals go.

    133--I can't see giving Ramos the #1 seed with having lost 3 times last year, and Stieber not losing any since then. I don't think his injury-missed matches should/will keep him from the #1 seed. We'll see. I don't see Thomas as getting the #4 seed.
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    He beat Dardanes like a drum -who would you have at #4 ?
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