Minnesota State 23 Southwest Minnesota State 15

Mavericks Defeat Mustangs 23-15 in Regular Season Finale

Marshall, Minn. — After alternating wins up to 165-lb, Minnesota State used back-to-back wins at 174-lb and 184-lb to catapolt them to a 23-15 win over Southwest Minnesota State University.

The win tonight is Jim Makovsky’s 250th career win as a head coach!

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Southwest Minnesota State 21 MSU-Moorhead 15

Two pins lead Mustangs to victory over MSU Moorhead on Friday

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State improved to 10-5 on the season, 3-3 in the NSIC with a 21-15 victory over MSU Moorhead (2-10, 0-7 NSIC) on Friday night in Moorhead, Minn. The Mustangs won five of the 10 bouts, getting pins from Justin Reinsma and Jacob Begin.

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Two NSIC duals on tap for Mustang wrestling this weekend

MARSHALL, Minn. – The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team will put an end to the 2011-12 regular season this weekend with a pair of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference duals. The Mustangs will travel to Moorhead, Minn. to take on MSU Moorhead at 7 p.m. on Friday night before returning home to celebrate “Senior Day” on Saturday night hosting Minnesota State, Mankato at 7 p.m. at the PE Gym.

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Southwest Minnesota State University 17, Concordia 16

Mustangs hang on for 17-16 dual victory over No. 18 Concordia

MARSHALL, Minn. – Concordia College (Moorhead), ranked 18th in the nation in Division III, won the last four weight classes, but Southwest Minnesota State was able to hang on for a 17-16 dual victory on Friday night in Marshall.

SMSU improves to 9-5 on the season, its highest win total since the 2002-03 season. Jacob Begin won his 11th straight bout picking up a 15-2 decision at 165 pounds. SMSU improves to 6-0 in home duals on the season, dropping the Cobbers to 7-11 overall on the season.

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Mustang wrestling hosts Concordia in non-conference dual on Friday

MARSHALL, Minn. – The Southwest Minnesota State University wrestling team will step out of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action this Friday night hosting Concordia College (Moorhead) for a non-conference dual beginning at 7 p.m. at the PE Gym. The Mustangs will return to NSIC action on Friday, Feb. 17 at MSU Moorhead.

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