Winona State University defeats Wayne State College 37-20. Recap story will be posted later tonight.

WINONA, MN – The Wayne State College football team will open their season with a NSIC South Division showdown Saturday afternoon.

From Altra Federal Credit Union Stadium in Winona, Minnesota, the Wildcats will visit WSU on Saturday, September 7. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m.

Last season, Winona State topped WSC in Wayne on a Thursday night (41-28) which marked their fourth straight win over the Wildcats. WSC finished 3-8 a year ago and 2-5 in the NSIC South division while the Warriors went 8-3 overall (5-2 South).

The ‘Cats were listed 13th in the preseason coaches’ poll while Winona State University was picked fourth overall.

Wayne State has dropped eight of the last nine meetings and will look to snap that streak since their last win came in 2014 (27-7) during the Wildcat homecoming game.

Join Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and online at apart of the Wildcat Sports Network. Pregame coverage is set for 12:30 p.m.