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    UNI to the Big 12?

    UNI wrestling would like Big 12 consideration | TheGazette

    Well just for wrestling at least. Makes sense to me I imagine it will happen unless some other schools start adding wrestling.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Misleading title is misleading


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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Misleading title is misleading
    Yes and know they are asking the Big 12 to become a affiliate member.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Misleading title is misleading
    To be fair, it is in the wrestling forum.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Not really sure how I would feel that. Part of me really wants more teams for the Big 12 but not sure UNI is it. Schwab may have them becoming contenders but they would be a little small to be affiliated with big 12 wrestling. I think in the end, they would get tore up in conference play.


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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    Not really sure how I would feel that. Part of me really wants more teams for the Big 12 but not sure UNI is it. Schwab may have them becoming contenders but they would be a little small to be affiliated with big 12 wrestling. I think in the end, they would get tore up in conference play.
    They would be just as good as Mizzou was most years. And ISU didn't exactly tear it up in conference last year. No wins is not a good year.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    i agree with brett - we need to jerk out the slack and our wrestlers to fight and start winning, besides that i would love to have UNI



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    The Pac-12 does this. They have three conference teams and three affiliates: Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Boise State, and CS Bakersfield.

    I don't think this is a bad idea. With ISU, OU, OSU, and WV in conference, UNI plus one other school would make the conference tournament eligible as a qualifying event again.


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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by brett108 View Post
    They would be just as good as Mizzou was most years. And ISU didn't exactly tear it up in conference last year. No wins is not a good year.
    I realize ISU didn't, but they still beat UNI twice this year when we are still rebuilding. So if ISU beat them in there down year, what would an Okie St team do to em?! Wrestling is a lot different than other sports. You keep getting beat week in and week out, the moral gets lost and the team starts to fall apart. ISU was suffering from a little bit this year as well.


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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Good joke.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    I'd buy a ticket.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    If it's just for wrestling I have no problem with it.



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    Not really sure how I would feel that. Part of me really wants more teams for the Big 12 but not sure UNI is it. Schwab may have them becoming contenders but they would be a little small to be affiliated with big 12 wrestling. I think in the end, they would get tore up in conference play.
    By us?


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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Scott34 View Post
    Not really sure how I would feel that. Part of me really wants more teams for the Big 12 but not sure UNI is it. Schwab may have them becoming contenders but they would be a little small to be affiliated with big 12 wrestling. I think in the end, they would get tore up in conference play.
    By us?
    Doesnt matter by who. But yes we woulf beat them more times than not. We beat them twice this year and this was a major down year. If they cant beat us in a year we are really down, who would they beat?



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    Re: UNI to the Big 12?

    I always thought boise state would be a good add for wrestling only.


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