Author: Nick Couzin

NDSU’s Lance Highlights Six Bison as FCS All-Americans

Lance one of Six Bison named as All-American

  FARGO, N.D. — (NDSU Athletics) Offensive Player of the Year Trey Lance highlighted six selections from North Dakota State on the Phil Steele FCS All-America Team announced Wednesday, Jan. 15. Lance and three other Bison freshmen were named to the Phil Steele FCS Freshman All-America Team. Lance, a quarterback from Marshall, Minn., set the NCAA all-divisions record for most passing attempts in…

Young UND Women’s Basketball Team “Learning” From First Conference Loss

Lost to Oral Roberts Over the Weekend

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball started off the season fast and furious going 10 and 4 in non conference and winning the first three games in Summit League play. The Fighting Hawks then hit a bump in the road of success suffering a 23-point loss at Oral Roberts on Saturday. The Hawks are a youthful squad with…

Depth Playing Key Role in NDSU Men’s Basketball Season

Bison have dealt with injuries this season

FARGO, N.D. — Last time out North Dakota State men’s basketball took an L, but the Bison are ready to bounce back. With that loss to Oral Roberts, NDSU  dropped its first conference game of the season. Before that match-up, the Bison were riding high winning seven of nine. The losses don’t seem to phase the Bison, who have battled…

Shanley’s Payne Wins High School Play of the Week

Payne's Buzzer Beater Wins HS POTW

FARGO, N.D — This week’s winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week is Shanley’s Reile Payne. Payne took home just over 53  percent in a close contest. Payne hit a buzzer beater to beat Sheyenne. Congrats to Payne and the Deacons for taking home this week’s win. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Deacons Girls…

Former NDSU Football Player’s Tuskza & Ellefson in Florida for East-West Shrine Game Saturday

Game kicks off 3 p.m. Saturday on NFL Network

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., — While the celebration of an eighth national championship continued on Saturday, North Dakota State football had to enjoy it sitting on the tarmac of Dallas’s Love Field airport as their plane had a mechanical issue. When at that was going on, defensive end Derrek Tuszka and tight end Ben Ellefson were on a different plane to…

NDSU Football Reacts to Eighth FCS Championship

Bison react to winning FCS Championship

FRISCO, TX — Receiver Phoenix Sproles: “It hit a little harder being best friends with trey and seeing all the success he’s having on and off the field. I love him and I can’t even describe right now, I don’t know its good its good. I can’t talk right now.” Quarterback Trey Lance: Its the expectation you know when you…

KVRR Sports Breakdown: FCS Championship Game Preview

KVRR's Nick Couzin & Jackson Roberts preview the FCS Championship

FRISCO, TX — Ahead of tomorrow afternoon’s FCS Championship game between North Dakota State and James Madison, KVRR’s Nick Couzin and Jackson  Roberts preview the matchup with the top storylines to look out for. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, FCS Championship, frisco, James Madison, NDSU Bison, NDSU Football

The Key to NDSU’s Football Success

KVRR's Nick Couzin takes a closer look into what has made Bson Football sucessful

FRISCO, TX- North Dakota State football has preached the same message season after season..Taking things one game and one week at a time. That message is especially evident to how NDSU has established a winning culture.. Winning seven national titles and 9 Missouri Valley Conference championships is not easy. That success may be outlined by one common mindset but continued…

How NDSU Football Gets Ready for the FCS Championship

KVRR's Nick Couzin shows how NDSU spends time the three weeks getting ready for the Championship

FRISCO, TX — Between the FCS Playoff semifinal game and the Championship, there is a three week gap. In order to come out with a national title, it’s all about how each team handles that time period, In the case of North Dakota State football, the Bison have embraced the extra time even calling it a winter camp based on…