Author: Nick Couzin

Play of the Week Nominees: November 27th

DGF, Alexandria Battle for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s DJ Colter high school play of the week nominees come from last Friday’s Minnesota high school football section playoffs. First comes from DGF. The Rebels hosting Pequot Lakes and Justin Wang breaks through for a 70-yard touchdown run as the Rebels went on to win. The second comes from Alexandria. The Cardinals putting on some…

Force Score Three Third Period Goals to Avoid Three-Game Losing Streak

Force beat Sioux Falls 4-3

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Force come from three goals down in the third period to beat the Sioux Falls Stampede on Friday night. Goals came from Jeremy Davidson, Mason Salquist, Owen Gallatin and Kyle Smolen. The Force snap a two-game losing streak and our back in action Thursday at Scheels Arena for a three-game series with the Lincoln Stars….

Gophers’ star WR Rashod Bateman opts out of remainder of 2020 season

Will prepare for NFL Draft

MINNEAPOLIS – Rashod Bateman has officially played his last football game at the University of Minnesota. The Gophers’ star wide receiver announced on social media on Wednesday he’s opting out of the remainder of the season and focusing on preparing for the 2021 NFL Draft. Minnesota was scheduled to play at rival Wisconsin on Saturday, but the game was canceled Tuesday after…

Rebraca-Led UND Men’s Basketball Tips Off Season Wednesday

Junior forward looking for even better 2020-21 season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s been almost nine months since head coach Paul Sather took North Dakota men’s basketball to the Summit League Championship in his first season. The second season begins on Wednesday. The Fighting Hawks lost its top scorer and assists leader, guard Marlon Stewart to graduation, however, return two starters from last season including preseason All-Summit League…

UND women’s basketball will not make scheduled season-opening trip to Chicago

Team working through a positive test, discovered Monday

GRAND FORKS, N.D.— (UND Athletics) The University of North Dakota’s women’s basketball team’s scheduled game for Wednesday, Nov. 25 at Chicago State has been canceled, announced today. Based on standard protocols set forth by the NCAA and other authorities to play contests, the program had a positive test that resulted in not traveling to Chicago for Wednesday’s scheduled game. Contact…

Vikings DE Jared Allen among 25 semifinalists for 2021 Hall of Fame class

MINNEAPOLIS – (FOX 9) Former Minnesota Vikings star defensive end Jared Allen is one of four first-ballot semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the NFL announced Tuesday. Hall of Fame officials announced the 25 semifinalists for the 2021 class. Allen joins Calvin Johnson, Peyton Manning and Charles Woodson as the first-ballot semifinalists. Allen is one of three defensive…

Langdon’s Tetrault Wins High School Play of the Week

Tetrault took home 67 percent of the vote

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week goes to Langdon’s Carter Tetrault. The Cardinals took home 67 percent of the votes in a close battle with Northern Cass. Simon Romfro connected with Tetrault on an 85-yard touchdown in a win over Lisbon. It was the third straight state championship and 38th…

New Opponents for NDSU Men’s Basketball to Start Season

Bison to Play Nevada, Nebraska to open up season

FARGO, N.D. — March 10th was the last time North Dakota State men’s basketball has played a game. It’s when the Bison were crowned Summit League champions. The long awaited return is over, however, it come sooner than planned. NDSU was set to take part in the MKE Classic starting on Friday with games against Wisconsin-Milwaukee — and Southern Mississippi….

UND Hockey Getting Ready to Live the “Pod Life”

Team leaves for Omaha pod on Sunday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s March 7th and you’re feeling pretty good as a North Dakota hockey player winning your last regular season game 5-0 over Omaha and finishing as the number one team in the NCHC, until all was shut down due to COVID-19. Now it’s time for those players to get redemption. UND leaves for the Omaha bubble…