NDSU at Iowa State on Sunday Postponed

The North Dakota State-Iowa State Big 12 Conference wrestling dual scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at Hilton Coliseum has been postponed due to blizzard and hazardous road conditions. The teams are looking to reschedule the dual. No makeup date has been announced.

NDSU (3-3, 0-1 #Big12WR) is scheduled to host Oklahoma (2-2, 0-1 #Big12WR) at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, in Scheels Center. The Sooners wrestle West Virginia on Sunday.

Division 3 Tournament & Dual Team Polls and Individual Rankings

Manheim, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III team dual meet, team tournament, and individual rankings have been released. There were quite a few changes in each poll after all the action that took place over the weekend at the US Marine Corps/NWCA Multi-Division National Duals Championships in Louisville, KY. Wartburg sits atop the Team Dual Poll after winning the Division III Championship over Augsburg, while Augsburg holds the #1 ranking in the Team Tournament Poll.

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Weather impacts Augsburg wrestling events

MINNEAPOLIS — The major snowstorm impacting the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota on Friday and Saturday is impacting some Augsburg athletic events with postponements and/or cancellations. Check Augsburg’s athletic Twitter account (@AugsburgAuggies) for updates throughout the weekend and before you travel, as conditions may force changes.

The Augsburg men’s wrestling team will NOT BE COMPETING at the Cornell (Iowa) (Mike Duroe Open) on Saturday, January 18.

The Augsburg’s women’s wrestling team’s dual meet against Wisconsin-Stevens Point has been POSTPONED from Saturday (1/18) to Sunday (1/19) at 12 p.m. at Si Melby Hall. There will also be a youth wrestling competition between Minnesota and Wisconsin wrestlers that will be held at 11 a.m.

Visit athletics.augsburg.edu for more information.

Storm Leads to Changes in MSUM Wrestling Schedule

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Because of the storm that has impacted the Red River Valley Region, there have been changes to the Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team’s schedule.

The Dragons’ home dual vs. Minot State, originally scheduled for Friday, has been postponed and rescheduled until Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. in Moorhead.

The Dragons’ home dual with Augustana, originally scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 18, has been postponed to Sunday, Jan. 19 at 3 p.m. at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead.

St. Cloud State wrestling matches at Ranger Duals canceled

The St. Cloud State University wrestling matches scheduled for Jan. 18 at the Ranger Duals in Kenosha, Wisc. have been canceled due to pending snow and travel conditions. SCSU was scheduled to compete against Findlay and UW-Parkside at the Ranger Duals on Jan. 18. No make-up date has been scheduled for these matches.

The #1 ranked Huskies will return to action on Jan. 24 with a road match at Minot State and a match at the University of Mary on Jan. 25. SCSU currently owns a 10-0, 2-0 NSIC record in 2019-20.

2020 NCAAs venue: Looks like a winner already

Who will be the winners at the 2020 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships? Months before the first wrestler steps onto the mat, the individuals who will come out on top are thousands of additional fans who will be able to see the Nationals in person for the first time, thanks to the fact the next NCAAs will be held at an indoor football stadium for the first time.

U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis — home to the NFL Minnesota Vikings — will be the venue for the 2020 NCAAs from March 19 through March 21. This totally enclosed venue — which resembles a huge, glassy Viking ship — has a seating capacity of 66,860 for football, and 72,711 for the 2019 NCAA Division I men’s basketball Final Four. These seating capacities are more than three times that of typical basketball/hockey arenas that have hosted NCAA Division I championships for the past few decades. And that means significantly more amateur wrestling fans will have the opportunity to witness in THE major event of the college wrestling season in person. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com