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The new NWCA poll is out. Where does Penn State wrestling rank after pair of road wins?

Penn State maintained its grip on the top spot in the NWCA Coaches Poll.

The Nittany Lions were No. 1 in the rankings released Tuesday after picking up a pair of conference road wins this week. Penn State defeated No. 4 Ohio State 29-9 on Friday and took care of No. 22 Indiana 35-8 on Sunday.

The Big Ten dominated the top 25 with 12 teams. The other ranked conference members were No. 2 Iowa, No. 9 Michigan, No. 10 Nebraska, No. 12 Minnesota, No. 13 Northwestern, No. 18 Wisconsin, No. 20 Illinois, No. 23 Rutgers and No. 24 Michigan State.

Penn State has nine wrestlers in this week’s individual InterMat rankings.

NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll Feb. 7, 2023

Rank

Team (First)

Record

Points

Conf.

Previous

1

Penn State (14)

(13-0)

350

Big Ten

1

2

Iowa

(13-1)

335

Big Ten

2

3

Iowa State

(14-2)

318

Big 12

3

4

Ohio State

(12-2)

307

Big Ten

4

5

Cornell

(11-2)

292

EIWA

5

6

NC State

(12-1)

271

ACC

7

7

Oklahoma State

(11-2)

255

Big 12

11

8

Virginia Tech

(8-3)

241

ACC

9

9

Michigan

(9-3)

239

Big Ten

6

10

Nebraska

(9-3)

237

Big Ten

10

11

Missouri

(7-3)

224

Big 12

8

12

Minnesota

(11-3)

188

Big Ten

12

13

Northwestern

(5-3)

173

Big Ten

13

14

Northern Iowa

(7-3)

165

Big 12

14

15

North Dakota State

(10-2)

142

Big 12

16

16

South Dakota State

(11-2)

126

Big 12

17

17

Pittsburgh

(9-3)

124

ACC

18

18

Wisconsin

(7-7)

122

Big Ten

15

19

Arizona State

(6-4)

103

Pac-12

19

20 (tie)

Appalachian State

(9-2)

70

SoCon

20

20 (tie)

Illinois

(6-6)

70

Big Ten

21

22

Indiana

(7-3)

47

Big Ten

22

23

Rutgers

(10-5)

44

Big Ten

23

24 (tie)

Michigan State

(8-6)

27

Big Ten

24

24 (tie)

Penn

(6-5)

27

EIWA

25

Dropped Out: None. Others Receiving Votes: West Virginia 16, Northern Colorado 15, Cal Poly 9, Lehigh 5, Stanford 5, Air Force 2.