The University at Buffalo wrestling team earned a hard-fought 19-12 victory at Old Dominion on Sunday afternoon to secure its first Mid-American Conference win of the season. Trailing 12-10 in the dual, the Bulls won the day’s final three matches to pull out the victory.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team will travel to Old Dominion on Sunday for a Mid-American Conference dual. The Bulls are looking to bounce back from a 20-16 dual loss at SIU-Edwardsville on January 11.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team dropped a close dual to SIU-Edwardsville, 20-16, at the Vadalabene Center on Friday night. It snapped the Bulls’ two-match win streak and dropped their record to 7-4 on the season.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team will travel to SIU-Edwardsville to face the Cougars in a Mid-American Conference dual. The Bulls are in search of their third straight dual win after knocking off Clarion and Hofstra.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team defeated Hofstra, 25-12, in a non-conference dual at Alumni Arena on Sunday afternoon. It was the Bulls’ second straight win and they have now won four of their last five duals.
For the first time in his career, University at Buffalo wrestler Brett Perry earned a spot on the podium at the Ken Kraft Midlands Championships on Sunday. The Bulls’ 197-pounder finished eight at the prestigious tournament hosted by Northwestern.
A pair of University at Buffalo wrestlers advanced to second day action at the Ken Kraft Midlands hosted by Northwestern University on Saturday. Troy Keller and Brett Perry will both compete on Sunday.
The brackets have been released for the 2018 Ken Kraft Midlands Championships which begins on Saturday at Northwestern University. Eight members of the University at Buffalo wrestling team will compete in the prestigious event.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team won its first two matches against sixth-ranked Missouri, but eventually lost to the high-powered Tigers, 30-8, at the Hearnes Center on Sunday afternoon. The loss snapped the Bulls’ two-match win streak.
Winners of two straight duals, the University at Buffalo wrestling team will face its toughest test of the young season when it travels to Missouri on Sunday afternoon. The seven-time defending Mid-American Conference champions are ranked seventh in the nation this season.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team took down George Mason, 26-7, at the George Mason Field House on Saturday afternoon. The win completed the Bulls’ road trip sweep after defeating Binghamton on Thursday night.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team went on the road and earned a dominant 29-10 road win at Binghamton on Thursday night. Kyle Akins started things off with a pin at 125 and Derek Spann followed with a first-period tech fall at 133 to set the early tone.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team competed at the Black Knight Invite on Sunday and the day was highlighted by Jason Estevez winning the 149 lb. title. As a team, the Bulls finished fifth with 54 points at the event hosted by Army West Point.
It was a very successful day for the University at Buffalo wrestling team as the Bulls won all three of their duals at the Bucknell Duals on Sunday afternoon. The Bulls defeated Cleveland State, 34-6, VMI, 35-4, and host Bucknell, 25-12, to improve to 3-1 on the season.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team begins the 2018-19 season on Thursday night at Wisconsin. After battling through an injury-riddled season a year ago, a veteran squad looks to return to the double-digit victory season it enjoyed in 2016 and 2017.
The University at Buffalo wrestling program has released its schedule for the upcoming 2018-19 season and once again it looks to be very challenging. Among UB’s opponents include Big Ten foes Wisconsin, Michigan State and three-time defending national champion Penn State.
The University at Buffalo wrestling program will host three instructional camps beginning June 22. The Bulls will host Father and Son Weekend June 22-24, Commuter Technique Camp June 25-28 and Team Competition Camp July 8-11.
University at Buffalo wrestler Alex Smythe took down some of the best competition in the nation to secure a spot on the U23 World Team, winning his weight class at the men’s freestyle U23 World Team Trials hosted by the University of Akron. Smythe will now compete at the U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania, the week of Nov. 12-18.
The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight winter sports during this 2017-18 academic season as 152 students were voted by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions representing the ‘best of the best’ from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams. Eleven University at Buffalo student-athletes from five different teams were named Distinguished Scholar Athletes.
Sean Boyle has been hired as assistant wrestling coach at the University at Buffalo, head coach John Stutzman announced on Wednesday. Boyle comes to Buffalo from Cal State Bakersfield where he spent the previous two seasons as an assistant coach.
Nine members of the University at Buffalo wrestling team will compete at the Marine Corps Open Wrestling Championships in Las Vegas. The event will run from April 26th to the 28th at the South Point Arena.