NDSU Wrestling

NDSU Wrestling Upsets Ranked Northwestern in Season Opener

FARGO, N.D. -(NDSU Athletics)  The North Dakota State wrestling team opened the season on Sunday afternoon with a 26-17 win over 17th-ranked Northwestern. It marked the third-straight year the Bison have knocked off a top 20 team. NDSU jumped out to an early lead with a pair of back-to-back wins to open the match. At 125 pounds, Brent Fleetwood held a 9-2 lead…

NDSU Wrestling Opens Up Season With Scrimmage

Green Beats Gold 28-23

FARGO, N.D. —  (NDSU Athletics) The Green outlasted the Gold 28-23 in North Dakota State University’s annual intra-squad scrimmage held Sunday, Oct. 28, before 144 spectators in the Scheels Center at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. NDSU is scheduled to host Northwestern University at 12 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at Scheels Center. The Green won eight of the 13 matches…

College Wrestling: NDSU’s Clay Ream Named Big 12 Conference Wrestling Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Ream compiled a 24-6 record this season including his second straight runner-up finish at the Big 12 Championships

IRVING, Texas (NDSU Athletics) — North Dakota State University’s three-time NCAA Elite 90 Award winner, 157-pounder Clay Ream was named Big 12 Conference Wrestling Scholar-Athlete of the Year as the conference announced its 2018 Winter Scholar-Athletes of the Year. The award winners were based on each sport’s respective head coaches. Ream, a redshirt senior from Wentzville, Mo., has a 3.977…

College Wrestling: Bison Lock up Four Bids to NCAA’s From Big XII Tournament

NDSU finishes in fifth in the Big 12 conference wrestling tournament

TULSA, Okla. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State University 157 pounder Clay Ream and 165 Andrew Fogarty both recorded runner-up finishes at the Big 12 Wrestling Championships on Saturday, March 3, in the BOK Center. NDSU 133 Cam Sykora and 285 Dan Stibral each placed fifth, and 125 Paul Bianchi placed seventh. Ream, Fogarty, Sykora and Bianchi each earned AQs…

Bison Wrestling Get First Conference Win, Down Air Force

NDSU defeats Air Force on Senior Day

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State won the first five bouts and eight overall including pins from 165 Andrew Fogarty and 285 Dan Stibral to defeat Air Force 33-7 in a Big 12 Conference dual Sunday, Feb. 4, before 380 fans in Scheels Center on Senior Day. It was the first Big 12 win of the season for…

College Wrestling: No. 22 Wyoming Topples the Bison, 32-6

No. 22-ranked Wyoming won the final five bouts and 8 of 10 overall in rolling to a 32-6 win over North Dakota

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) No. 22-ranked Wyoming won the final five bouts and 8 of 10 overall in rolling to a 32-6 win over North Dakota State University in a Big 12 Conference dual Saturday, Jan. 20, before 627 spectators in Scheels Center   North Dakota State (5-7, 0-5 #Big12WR) is scheduled to wrestle at No. 24 Purdue (5-4,…

Bison Wrestling Upsets No. 18 Central Michigan

Heavyweight Dan Stribal's win lifts Bison to victory.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State 197-pounder Cordell Eaton and heavyweight Dan Stibral closed with wins to lift the Bison to a 19-16 win over No. 18 Central Michigan in a non-conference dual Sunday, Dec. 10, before 440 spectators in the Scheels Center at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. North Dakota State (1-3, 0-2 #Big12WR) is scheduled to…

Bison Wrestling Falls to No. 3 Oklahoma State

12th ranked Clay Ream picked up the lone Bison victory.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — North Dakota State wrestling fell in its home opener with No. 3 Oklahoma State 40-3 on Sunday. 125—#4 Nic Piccininni (OSU) dec Paul Bianchi (NDSU), 6-1 133—#4 Kaid Brock (OSU) fall McGwire Midkiff (NDSU), 4:06 141—#1 Dean Heil (OSU) tech fall Nico Colunga (NDSU), TF 16-0 149—#11 Geo Martinez (OSU) dec Mitch Bengtson (NDSU), 2-0…

NCAA Wrestling Seeds Released: Ream grabs No. 6, Rodriguez No. 9

The NCAA Wrestling Tournament begins March 16

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (NDSU Athletics) — The NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship brackets were revealed Wednesday, March 8, for North Dakota State University 125-pound Josh Rodriguez, 133-pound Cam Sykora, 157-pound Clay Ream, 165-pound Andrew Fogarty and 285-pound Ben Tynan. The NCAA tournament is scheduled for Thursday, March 16 through Saturday, March 18, at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. Rodriguez,…

NDSU Wrestling Climbs into National Poll

Bison sit at Number 24 nationally.

Courtesy of NDSU Athletics North Dakota State is ranked No. 24 in this week’s USA Today/National Wrestling Coaches Association Division I Coaches Poll. The Bison received votes toward in six of the first seven polls this season. NDSU is ranked for the first time in the Top 25 since the Oct. 27, 2015, USA Today/NWCA Coaches Preseason Poll. North Dakota…