Three-time NCAA qualifier John Rizqallah named recipient of Outstanding Wrestler Award.
Spartans win four matches against the Buckeyes.
The dual will be streamed live on the Big Ten Digital Network.
MSU will face No. 13 Nebraska on Friday and take on No. 4 Minnesota on Sunday.
The Spartans and Wildcats will be featured live on the Big Ten Network at 6 p.m.
2014-15 (Sophomore) 11-11 Overall, 3-5 Duals, 8-6 Open Tournaments: Named co-recipient of the team's Tom Muir Most Improved Award . . . Started in eight duals (seven at 133 pounds; one at 141) . . . Placed fourth at the EMU Open with two wins, one a major decision over Kyle Noonan of Central Michigan . . . Finished in second place at the Ashland Open with three wins that included a major decision against Joshua Henderson of Wheeling Jesuit . . . Defeated Danny Calson of Northern Illinois by major decision at the NIU Dual . . . Earned two wins at the UNI Open with a major decision over Robert Hallman of Iowa State ... Defeated Mike Manuche of Ohio State by major decision at the Ohio State dual . . . Beat Grim Gonzalez, 4-3, in the Bucknell dual.
2013-14 (Freshman) 4-12 Overall, 0-6 Duals, 4-6 Open Tournaments: Opened the season with an 8-6 decision against Dillon Stowell of Brockport State . . . Placed sixth at the Greyhound Open with a 3-2 record, including a fall (0:48) by Justin Kihn . . . Started in six duals at 125 pounds.
2012-13 (Redshirt) 18-9 Overall, 18-9 Open Tournaments: Placed in four different events on the year and finished with a record of 3-2 against Big Ten schools including a 5-1 victory over Michigan's Cory Lester . . . Finished first at the EMU Open (freshman/sophomore division) with a perfect 5-0 record . . . Then took a third place finish at the MSU Open (freshman/sophomore division) with a 4-1 record . . . Finished in third place at the Purple Raider Open with a record of 4-1 . . . Placed third at the Greyhound Open and went 4-1.
PREP: Three-time California state place winner . . . 2012 California state finalist . . . Placed third at the 2012 High School National All-American Tournament . . . Finished his senior season with a record of 51-2 with 38 pins . . . Named to the 2012 High School All-American team by InterMat at 120 pounds.
PERSONAL: Son of Hermilo and Betina Esquivel . . . Born Aug. 12, 1994 . . . Agribusiness management major.