The #1 St. Cloud State University wrestling team (17-1, 8-0 NSIC) will begin the postseason portion of its 2016-17 schedule with a trip to the 2017 NCAA Division II Super 3 Region tournament on Feb. 24-25. The tourney will be held on the campus of Minnesota State University, Moorhead in Moorhead, Minn.
The tournament will feature 15 schools from the Super 3 region, which includes SCSU, Northern State, Minnesota State Moorhead, Minnesota State Mankato, Augustana, U-Mary, Minot State, Upper Iowa, Southwest Minnesota State, Maryville, Lindenwood, McKendree, Drury, Central Missouri and Truman State. The tournament will be held at Nemzek Fieldhouse on the campus of MSU, Moorhead.
Action gets underway at 9 a.m. on Feb. 24 and will conclude with the start of the final round of competition at 4 p.m. on Feb. 25. The regional tournament serves as a qualifying round for the upcoming 2017 NCAA Division II championships, which will be held in Birmingham, Ala. on March 10-11.
The Huskies placed second at the 2016 NCAA Division II Super 3 Regional and are the two-time NCAA Division II national champions. In 2016-17, St. Cloud State captured first place at the NWCA Division II National Duals and the Huskies also won their sixth consecutive NSIC championship this winter with a perfect 8-0 record.
LIVE VIDEO/STATS: Fans can follow live stats and video from the Regional meet on www.trackwrestling.com
LIVE AUDIO: Fans can also listen to live audio reports on the second day of competition from John O. Peterson and Brad Hildreth on the KVSC Sports Stream
NCAA Super 3 Regional Schedule of Events:
Friday, February 24th –Session I (4 Mats)
9:00 AM: Doors open for spectators
10:00AM—2:00PM: Championship Round 1 (70 Matches) & First Round Wrestle Backs (30 Matches)
Session II (4 Mats)
3:00 PM: Doors open for spectators
4:00 PM-8:00 PM: Quarterfinals (40 Matches) & 2nd Round Wrestle-backs (40 Matches)
Saturday, February 25th – Session III (4 Mats)
10:00 AM: Doors Open
11:00AM-2:00 PM: Semi-Finals (20 Matches) & 3rd Round Wrestle-backs (20 Matches) & Consolations (20 Matches)
Session IV (3 Mats)
3:00 PM: Doors Open
4:00 PM: Place Matches 1st, 3rd & 5th (30 Matches) & True 4th (0-10 Matches)
Tickets – Per Session Price:
Students (K-College )$5
Children under 5 free
All Session Pass:
Students (K-College) $10
Children under 5 free
(Tickets available at the gate)
Visit The Guillotine College Tournament Time Page for brackets, results, and live video links.