Bulls Host Binghamton on Thursday in Final Home Dual

Bulls Host Binghamton on Thursday in Final Home Dual


BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo wrestling team will close out the home portion of their regular season on Thursday night when they host Binghamton at Alumni Arena. The Bulls are in search of their third straight win over the Bearcats.

Buffalo is 5-10 overall and 2-5 in the MAC and is coming off a 19-16 loss to Northern Illinois on Sunday. The Bulls were led by Joe Ariola who earned an 11-3 major decision Max Ihry.

Binghamton is 11-5 overall and 6-1 in the EIWA. The Bearcats are led by 184-pounder Steve Schneider who is ranked 13th in the nation.

Buffalo leads the all-time series, 21-8. The Bulls have won the last two meetings, including a 31-9 decision at Binghamton last season.

Projected Matchups vs. Binghamton
125: Kyle Akins (16-7) vs. Joe Nelson (7-3)
133: #15 Bryan Lantry (13-4) or Justin Patrick (11-7) vs. Jake Nicholson (9-3)
141: Jason Estevez (7-7) vs. Joe Russ (4-6)
149: Nick Palumbo (13-15) vs. Frankie Garcia (9-3)
157: Eric Fasnacht (15-13) vs. Tristan Rifanburg (6-6)
165: Noah Grover (8-15) vs. Vincent DePrez (9-3)
174: Christian Dietrich (9-4) vs. Anthony Lombardo (9-3)
184: Brett Perry (7-11) vs. #13 Steve Schneider (7-1)
197: Joe Ariola (10-8) vs. Alex Melikian (1-7)
285: #20 Jake Gunning (14-4) or Ian James (17-12) or Nolan Terrance (7-5) vs. Sean Dee (1-7)