South Dakota State 27, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 16

The South Dakota State wrestling team ran the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Cougars on Saturday night in Brookings, 27-16.

SDSU led from the beginning and never trailed in its first home dual of the season. The Jacks started the dual on top, as the Cougars forfeited the 125-pound match to Aaron Pickrel. Continue reading

Mavericks Compete in UNI Open Saturday

Cedar Falls, Iowa – The No. 9 Minnesota State wrestling team traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa to compete in the UNI Open Saturday. The Mavericks placed two wrestlers in a tournament littered with Division I teams. Junior David Demo (125 lbs) and freshman Alphonso Vruno (133 lbs) were the two Mavericks to place in the highly-competitive tournament. Continue reading

Minnesota 21, Oregon State 18

No. 3 Gophers Comeback for Victory Over No. 15 Beavers; Tony Nelson prevailed in double overtime to give the Gophers the victory

In a tight match, the No. 3 Golden Gophers staged a comeback to earn the win over the No. 15 Beavers. The night came down to the heavyweight bout where Tony Nelson prevailed with a double overtime victory. Minnesota move to 7-2 on the season, while Oregon State drops to 1-2 overall. Continue reading