University of Minnesota Wrestling to Make Four Appearances on Big Ten Network

Start Times Also Confirmed for Gopher Home Duals

MINNEAPOLIS – The University of Minnesota wrestling team is scheduled to appear on the Big Ten Network four times this upcoming season, the conference and network announced Tuesday. In addition, the Gophers confirmed start times for all home meets this year.

Minnesota’s home slate starts on Nov. 26 with a 12 p.m. dual versus South Dakota State, while North Dakota State visits on Dec. 10 at 2 p.m.

The Gophers’ first appearance on the Big Ten Network comes on Jan. 15 when they visit Iowa at 7 p.m.

The other three broadcasts on BTN will all come from Maturi Pavilion, starting with a home dual against Nebraska on Jan. 19 at 9 p.m. It’s the final dual meet in a BTN tripleheader that night.

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NDSU Announces 2023-24 Schedule

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State wrestling and head coach Obenson Blanc has announced the full 2023-24 schedule, which features six home duals and the Bison Open.

The Bison are scheduled to open up the 2023-24 season on Saturday, November 4, as NDSU welcomes Nebraska to Fargo for the first time since 2011. The dual is set for a 2 p.m. start inside the Scheels Center.

NDSU will host the 52nd Annual Bison Open at the Scheels Center on November 11 before hitting the road for the first time and opening up the Big 12 schedule at Oklahoma on Sunday, November 19.

The Bison will wrap up the home schedule for the fall on December 2, welcoming in ACC foe Virginia for a 7 p.m. dual at the Scheels Center. It will be Virginia’s second-ever trip to Fargo after coming in 2015. The Herd will then travel to Minneapolis for a dual against Minnesota on Sunday, December 10 at 1 p.m.

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Minnesota Unveils Full 2023-24 Schedule

MINNEAPOLIS – The University of Minnesota wrestling team announced its full schedule for the 2023-24 season on Monday.

The season officially kicks off Nov. 11 and features seven home duals inside Maturi Pavilion. The full season slate includes a total of 14 dual meets, as well as four tournaments. Start times and TV streaming coverage for the upcoming season will be announced at a later date.

The slate gets underway on November 11 when the Maroon & Gold travels to Fargo, N.D., to compete in the Bison Open, before kicking off the dual season at Bucknell on Nov. 16 in the first ever meeting between the schools.

Two days later, Minnesota will visit George Mason for a triangular with the Patriots and Morgan State. The second tournament of the season, the Daktronics Open, is slated for Nov. 19.

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SDSU Schedule Finalized For 2023-24

Seven home dates, including home duals against five Big 12 Conference opponents, highlight the 2023-24 schedule for the South Dakota State University wrestling team.

The Jackrabbits, who sent a school-record eight wrestlers to the 2023 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, open the home slate Nov. 17 by hosting the Dakota Showcase at Frost Arena. The four-team dual event also will feature in-state programs Augustana, Dakota Wesleyan and Northern State.

To close out the weekend, SDSU will host the day-long Daktronics Open on Nov. 19.

The remainder of the first two months of competition also will be a mix of tournament and dual competitions. In tournament action, the Jackrabbits are scheduled to compete in the season-opening Bison Open (Nov. 11), as well as make return trips to the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Dec. 1-2) and the Soldier Salute (Dec. 29-30).

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Huskies Wrestling announces 2023-24 schedule

St. Cloud State set to wrestle nine conference duals, two dual tournaments and three opens

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – St. Cloud State Wrestling has announced their 2023-24 schedule. The Huskies are set to wrestle nine Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference duals, two dual tournaments and three opens throughout the upcoming season. Beginning their competition schedule with the traditional Black and Red Classic on Thursday, November 2 at Halenbeck Hall, the Huskies will compete in a pair of opens before starting their dual schedule at the Drury Duals on November 16 in Springfield, Missouri.

Following the Black and Red on November 2, the Huskies will travel to the Yellowjacket and Luther Opens on November 4 and 11 respectively. Dual season begins in Springfield, Missouri with the Drury Duals on Thursday, November 16. SCSU opens conference duals with a December 1 trip to Minot State followed by the Huskies’ regular-season home opener on December 9 against MSU-Moorhead.

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Jacks to wrestle Michigan in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS — South Dakota State will face off against the University of Michigan in a wrestling dual at the Sanford Pentagon on Jan. 4, 2024.

Ticket information and game time will be announced later.

“I can’t emphasize enough how much of a must-see event this is going to be — not just for wrestling — but for any sport,” said Jesse Smith, vice president of Sanford Sports. “SDSU is coming off a record-breaking season last year, and Michigan is one of the top programs in the country with a roster of All-Americans.”

South Dakota State sent a program-record eight wrestlers to the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships last season and placed 14th in the team standings for the program’s second-highest finish at the Division I level. The Jackrabbits completed their dual schedule with a 12-4 record. Head coach Damion Hahn enters his sixth season leading the Jackrabbits.

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Dragon Wrestling Locks in 2023-24 Slate

MOORHEAD, Minn. — MSU Moorhead wrestling has solidified its schedule ahead of the winter 2023-24 season. The Dragons will host seven home duals throughout the year as well as its annual Dragon Open early in the season.

MSUM will begin its year with a pair of open tournaments, first at the Jimmie Open on November 4 and then at the DWU Open on November 11. The Dragons competed at both opens last season. The Kris Nelson-led squad will then host the University of Jamestown on November 16 to open the dual season. Following the battle with the Jimmies, MSUM will compete at the Younes Hospitality Open, hosted by Nebraska-Kearney on November 18. To close out the open slate, MSUM will host the annual Dragon Open on December 3 inside Nemzek Fieldhouse.

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