MINNEAPOLIS – Single-match tickets for Minnesota wrestling’s 2023-24 season are on sale as of Thursday morning at 9 a.m.
The Golden Gophers, ranked 14th in the NWCA Coaches Preseason Poll, are scheduled to host seven dual meets this season at Maturi Pavilion, beginning Nov. 26 against South Dakota State.
The home slate also includes non-conference matchups with North Dakota State on Dec. 10 and Oklahoma State on a to-be-determined date in mid-December, as well as Big Ten showdowns with Nebraska (Jan. 19), Maryland (Feb. 2), Northwestern (Feb. 4) and Wisconsin (Feb. 16).
Ticket prices start as low as $11 and can be purchased at GopherSports.com. Season tickets are also available for purchase.
Minnesota returns five starters, including 2023 All-American Michael Blockhus, for the 2023-24 season. Other returning national qualifiers include sixth-year seniors Jake Gliva, Garrett Joles and Patrick McKee, as well as seniors Isaiah Salazar and Andrew Sparks.
In addition, the team brings back six wrestlers that started at least one dual last season, and welcomes in a seven-person freshman class.