Augustana 29, Minot State 15

No. 15 Vikings cruise by Minot State for second straight win

MINOT, N.D. – No. 15-ranked Augustana won its second straight dual on Sunday afternoon picking up a 29-15 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference victory over Minot State. Augustana (9-5, 4-2 NSIC) secured pins at 141 and 197 pounds to pull away from the Beavers (1-13, 0-6 NSIC).

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Northern Iowa 21, North Dakota State 15

NDSU Comeback Falls Short at Heavyweight, Bison Lose to No. 20 UNI, 21-15

FARGO, N.D. – The No. 25-ranked North Dakota State wrestling team found itself down 14-4 through five matches against No. 20 Northern Iowa on Sunday, but NDSU gave the Bison Sports Arena crowd plenty of reason to stick around.

The Bison rallied to within 18-15 going into the heavyweight bout, but a 4-1 decision by Northern Iowa’s Blayne Beale over Evan Knutson was enough to give the Panthers a 21-15 dual victory.

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