Sports Parent

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…

UND Hockey Shows Resiliency in Omaha Series

The Fighting Hawks bounced back after a loss to pull off a 4-1 on Saturday to split the series

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Omaha stunned the University of North Dakota in the team’s latest series, pulling off an upset 6-3 victory over the Fighting Hawks and handing UND its first loss in the last sixteen games. It proved this UND team that previously hadn’t lost a game since October 19th,  isn’t invincible after all, but it also gave the…

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…

Moorhead hockey bests St. Cloud in overtime win

The Spuds defeat St. Cloud 4-3

MOORHEAD, Minn. — In a game where Moorhead honored its seniors, the Spuds defeated St. Cloud 4-3 in overtime. Caden Triggs put Moorhead on the board first with a goal off assists from Luke Gramer and Cullen Gess. St. Cloud tied it up later in the period to send the things into the first intermission tied up. In the second,…

Bison Win FCS Championship

FRISCO, Texas – The North Dakota State football team finished the first 16-0 season in modern college football history with a 28-20 victory over No. 2-ranked James Madison University in the Division I FCS Championship game Saturday afternoon. NDSU senior James Hendricks scored a pivotal touchdown on a 20-yard fake field goal run, and later sealed the victory with an…

Play of the Week Nominees: January 10th

Grand Forks Red River, Shanley battle for the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. – Both of the DJ Colter High school Play of the week nominees come from North Dakota girls basketball. First up, from Grand Forks Red River, Jade Azure makes a dominating block in the Roughriders game against Shanley. The second nominee comes from the Deacons. Down one point in their game against Sheyenne, Reile Payne makes a wild…