FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State wrestling program will open up the Big 12 slate for the 2021-22 season this Thursday, November 11, as the Bison welcome in new Big 12 Conference opponent Missouri, who returns to the Big 12 this season. The Bison are coming off a season-opening victory against California Baptist on Saturday, while the Tigers will begin their season when the two programs face off at 7 p.m. at the Scheels Center.
Following Thursday’s dual, North Dakota State will host the annual Bison Open on Saturday, November 13. The event is slated to begin at 10 a.m. at the Scheels Center, with four competition mats on the floor. The event is slated to feature wrestlers from 13 programs, including Big 10 programs Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as Big 12 rival South Dakota State.