FARGO, N.D. – The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team opened up the 2011-12 season on Saturday at the 41st Annual Bison Open at the Bison Sports Arena on the campus of North Dakota State University. SMSU had six wrestlers place at the open led by Jacob Begin who finished in second place in the 165-pound weight class.
MARSHALL, Minn. – The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team is set to open the lid on the 2011-12 season on Saturday at the Bison Open in Fargo, N.D. The open meet is set to begin at 10 a.m. at the Bison Sports Arena.
The Mustangs were picked to finish eighth in the 2011-12 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll.
MARSHALL, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State University head wrestling coach Jesse Nelson has announced a schedule change for the 2011-12 season. The Mustangs were scheduled to participate in the Auggie Open at Augsburg College on Nov. 19. SMSU will instead travel to Moorhead, Minn. to compete in the Concordia-Moorhead Open on Nov. 19 at 9 a.m.
EDMOND, Okla. — St. Cloud State (Minn.) enters the 2011-12 season as the No. 1 team in NCAA Division II wrestling, according to the preseason poll released by the NCAA Division II Wrestling Coaches Association Wednesday.
The Huskies, coming off a best-ever runner-up finish in last year’s national tournament, received four of the eight first-place votes cast in balloting of coaches from around the country and finished with 153 points in earning the favorite’s tag.