MSU will face North Carolina, Clarion and No. 1 Penn State.
Junior heavyweight Michael McClure placed first and defeated three wrestlers ranked inside the top-20.
MSU will compete in Reno for the second straight season.
Spartans return to action Saturday to face Northern Illinois at 3 p.m. ET in DeKalb, Ill.
MSU also will face Northern Illinois Saturday in DeKalb, Ill.
2012-13 (Sophomore) 7-5 Overall, 1-1 Duals, 13-11 Open Tournaments: Went 4-1 at the Eastern Michigan Open, taking fifth place ... Went 0-1 at the MSU Open falling to Christian Cullinan of Central Michigan ... Finished 2-2 at the Reno Tournament ... Competed in dual competition for the first time in his Spartan career going 1-1, including a Big Ten 7-5 victory over Wisconsin's Matt Cavallaris.
Transferred from Iowa Central Community College
PREP: Is a three-time state wrestling champion at Lake Stevens High School ... Won the 2010 High School National Championship ... Won the title at 112 pounds during the 21st annual NHSCA Senior National Championships ... Was a 2011 Junior College National Finalist and placed second ... Redshirted in 2011-12 at Iowa Central and has three years of eligibility remaining.
PERSONAL: Son of John and Debbie Heinzer ... Born Sept. 5, 1991 ... Majoring in social sciences.