Scott Schiller  
Scott  Schiller

Hometown:
West Fargo, N.D.

High School:
West Fargo HS

Weight:
197

Experience:
4L


05/21/2013

Gophers Named NWCA All-Academic Top 30 Team

Nick Dardanes, Scott Schiller, and Kevin Steinhaus receive individual recognition

05/20/2013

Minnesota Wrestling Presents Team Awards

Tony Nelson named Most Valuable Wrestler

04/15/2013

Seventh Annual Golden Goldys Handed Out at TCF Bank Stadium

Athletics and academics were celebrated in Gopher Athletics

03/31/2013

Wrestling Places Eight on Winter Academic All-Big Ten

Overall conference list includes 90 wrestlers

03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

03/19/2013

Top 10 Moments

Heading into the 2013 NCAA Championships, we count down the top 10 moments from the 2012-13 season.

01/25/2013

Minnesota Wrestling: Cribs

Golden Gopher wrestlers take you behind the scenes.

01/22/2013

Minnesota rallies past Illinois

The Gopher Wrestling team won the final four matches to beat Illinois, 18-14.

11/12/2012

Minnesota-Hofstra Recap

Recap of Minnesota's 32-6 win over Hofstra at the Sports Pavilion.

03/21/2015

Day 3 NCAA's

Wrestling Action

03/19/2015

Day 1 NCAA

NCAA Wrestling Action

03/12/2015

Session 3 WR

Big Ten Championships

03/07/2015

Day one Big Tens

Conference Wrestling Tourney

01/30/2015

Gophers vs Iowa

Big Ten Wrestling

Photo Gallery


2014-15 • REDSHIRT SENIOR

Overall Record:
29-7
Dual Meet Record: 10-2
Big Ten Record: 7-2
Pins: 7
Major Decisions: 10
Technical Falls: - -

All-American • Academic All-Big Ten • NWCA All-Academic honoree • Letterwinner • Winner of the team's Verne Gagne Scholarship/Leadership Award • Led team in major decision (10) • Did not lose a match wrestled to completion against any unranked wrestlers • Began season with an exhibition victory over No. 1 J'Den Cox (Missouri) at the NWCA All-Star Classic • Suffered injury in the Bison Open title match after scoring back-to-back falls over Kody Vandeneykel (Concordia-Moorhead) and teammate Nate Rose, an injury that forced him to miss the season's first three duals • Returned to action with a second-period fall over Nick McDiarmid (Michigan State) and an 11-4 victory over No. 19 Austin Schafter (Oklahoma State) • Finished second at the Cliff Keen Invitational, losing the title match to eventual national champ Kyven Gadson (Iowa State) • All four victories at Cliff Keen Invitational were by major decision (three) or fall (one) • Won 197 pound title at Aloha Open with 4-0 record • Finished third at Big Ten Championships • Finished fourth at NCAA Championships • Joined a club of just 25 Gophers to earn at least three All-America medals during their careers

2013-14 • REDSHIRT JUNIOR
Overall Record: 34-5
Dual Meet Record: 12-3
Big Ten Record: 7-1
Pins: 8
Major Decisions: 10
Technical Falls: - -

All-American • Academic All-Big Ten • Began season by winning his first 24 matches • NCAA Qualifier • Placed third at NCAA Championships • Placed third at Big Ten Championships • Finished first at Bison Open, pinning each of his final three opponents • Finished first at Harold Nichols Cyclone Open with a record of 5-0 • Finished first at Southern Scuffle with a 5-0 record • Defeated No. 16/17 Braden Atwood of Purdue by major decision, 15-7 • Defeated No. 1 Taylor Meeks of Oregon State by scoring a take down in sudden victory overtime • Defeated No. 16 Nathan Burak of Iowa by major decision, 16-5 • Avenged loss to Kyven Gadson of Iowa State from earlier dual meet by defeating Gadson twice at NCAA Championships

2012-13 • REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE
Overall Record: 29-6
Dual Meet Record: 16-1
Big Ten Record: 8-0
Pins: 3
Major Decisions: 6
Technical Falls: - -

All-American • Academic All-Big Ten • National Wrestling Coaches Association All-Academic Top-30 team • Finished the season with a 29-6 overall record, including 10-6 against ranked opponents • Earned Gophers Most Dedicated honor • Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week on Jan 22 • Had 16-1 dual record and 8-0 Big Ten record • Finished fifth at NCAA Championships defeating No. 6 Kyven Gadson in a 6-2 decision • Also defeated No. 2 Quentin Wright and No. 11 Gonzalez • Took second at the Big Ten Championships • Went 3-0 at the National Duels • Only dual loss was to No. 10 Taylor Meeks of Oregon State • Had notable victories against No. 6 Nathan Burak, No. 9 Andre Campolattano, and No. 6 Mario Gonzalez • Defeated Joel Bauman to finish in first place of Bison Open (11/10/12) • Finished in fifth place overall at the Southern Scuffle Tournament (1/2/13) • Won six matches by major decision

2011-12 • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Overall Record: 26-4
Dual Meet Record: 1-0
Big Ten Record: 1-0
Pins: 3
Major Decisions: 7
Technical Falls: 2

Finished the season with a record of 26-4, primarily in open tournaments • Recorded three wins by fall, seven by major and two by technical fall • Started the season off with a 3-1 performance at the Bison Open • Scored three major decision on 41 points • Won a title at the UNI Open after going 4-0 • Pinned Quintin Edwards of Iowa Wester at the 3:33 mark • Went 4-0 at the Husky Open for a championship • Picked up a 17-6 major decision over Mic Berg of St. Cloud State • Pinned Minnesota Moorhead's Eric Lehmann at the 4:56 mark • Finished 8-2 at the Southern Scuffle • Losses came to teammate Sonny Yohn and NCAA Champion Cameron Simaz of Cornell • Pinned Colynn Cook of Navy at 1:59 • Scored a 20-4 technical fall against Daniel Mills of Army • Won an 11-6 bout over Morgan McIntosh of Penn State • Jumped into the starting lineup on the road in the Purdue dual • Beat Justin Dinius by a 21-6 technical fall • Won a title at the North Country Open to close out the season • Letterwinner

2010-11 • FRESHMAN (REDSHIRTED)
Finished overall in his first season with the Gophers with three pins • Won the North Country Open with a 9-8 decision over St. John's Tony Willaert, the No. 1 seed in the tournament • Took second Husky Open with a pair of falls over Brandon Ross of Minnesota State-Mankato, Jordan Arndt of St. Cloud State and added an 11-3 major decision against Logan Johnson of Iowa Central in the semifinals of the 197 lbs. division • Took second at the Kaufman-Board Open • Placed fourth at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open at South Dakota State University

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2010 graduate of West Fargo Senior High School • Earned three-consecutive North Dakota state titles • Finished his high school career with a 165-27 overall record • Posted a perfect 43-0 record as a senior in route to a state championship at 215-pounds • Ranked No. 4 in the nation in his weight class as a senior • Named North Dakota's Senior Wrestler of the Year in 2010 • Captured the state title as a junior at 189-pounds • Won his first state championship as a sophomore, claiming the title at 171-pounds


Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins Maj. Dec. Tech. Fall B1G Finish NCAA Finish
2010-11 (RS) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 26-4 1-0 1-0 3 7 2 - - - -
2012-13 29-6 16-1 8-0 3 6 - - 2nd 5th
2013-14 34-5 12-3 7-1 8 10 - - 3rd 3rd
2014-15 29-7 10-2 7-2 7 10 - - 3rd 4th
Totals 116-22 39-6 23-3 21 33 2 - - - -