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Fargo Force Fall to Chicago

The Steel defeated the Force 3-1

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Force lost their first home game of the season on Friday, dropping a 3-1 contest with the Chicago Steel. It was a scoreless first period, but Chicago took charge in the second, netting a pair of goals before the second intermission. In the third, the Force tried to mount a comeback. Aaron Grounds got the…

Key Returners to Play Pivotal Role in MSUM Men’s Basketball’s Success in New Season

Three top scorers return for the Dragons

MOORHEAD, Minn. — On the men’s side, Minnesota State-Moorhead was picked fifth in the preseason NSIC poll. The Dragons come off a season where the team saw 19 wins and improved in every category raising their points and assists per game marks. The Dragons will look to pick up from where they left off returning their top three scorers from…

MSUM Women’s Basketball Taking Success Under Karla Nelson into New Season

In 20 years at MSUM, Nelson has never had a losing season

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Minnesota State-Moorhead women’s basketball enters the 2019–2020 season as the preseason favorite to win the Northern Sun. The Dragons are coming off three consecutive NSIC regular season titles returning three starters including first team all-NSIC forward Megan Hintz. MSUM has been under the helm of head coach Karla Nelson for the last twenty seasons. In that time…

Adam Thielen will not play Thursday vs Washington

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – The Minnesota Vikings updated injury report confirms Adam Thielen will not play against Washington on Thursday Night Football. Thielen told reporters Tuesday he feels “good” and was “hopeful” to play Thursday, but Wednesday’s injury reported ruled him out. The Vikings wide receiver left Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions with a hamstring injury after his 25-yard touchdown catch in the first quarter. The Vikings…

Minnesota HS Football Roundup: Moorhead, DGF, Barnesville, Perham Win

All winners advance in section playoffs

FARGO, N.D. — High School football Sections Playoffs began Tuesday night in Minnesota. Three-seeds Moorhead and Perham, top seeds DGF and Barnesville all advanced with wins. The Spuds downed St. Cloud Apollo, 49-6. The Rebels beat Thief River Falls, 33-7. The Trojans came out on top over Hawley, 48-8. The Yellowjackets won over Roseau, 60-18. Section Playoffs continue Saturday afternoon…

UND Football Knows Importance of Wins for Rest of Season

Won first road contest last week

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football got the monkey off its back getting the first road win of the season. This week’s task is another ranked opponent, the fifth faced this season, in Montana State coming to the Alerus Center. It’s a place where the Fighting Hawks have not lost this season. UND knows every game from here on…

NDSU Football Staying Focused on Winning Dakota Marker Despite Outside Noise

Last time Bison played in Brookings was last loss

FARGO, N.D. — Besides Frisco and the FCS Championship, the one other week circled on Bison fans calender’s is the week leading up to the Dakota Marker game between North Dakota State and South Dakota State. Besides the outside distractions of a trophy to bring home, the undefeated season, the number one ranking, the homecoming for many Bison players from…

UND Hockey Remains Positive After Winless Weekend in Mankato

The Fighting Hawks finished the series against the Mavericks with a tie and a loss

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s only week two of the season but UND hockey has already faced one of the biggest tests it is likely to see all year. They finish the weekend in a series with No. 2 Minnesota State Mankato with a lose and tie. While the team did not pick up as many points as they hoped…

Sheyenne Football’s Angeles Wins High School Play of the Week

Mustangs Running Back Takes Home Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week is Sheyenne’s Coby Angeles. Angeles took home 61 percent of the votes on Twitter and every vote online making it look easy on the touchdown run shedding two defenders. Congrats to Angeles and the Mustangs for taking home this week’s win. Categories: High School,…

UND Football Readies for a Dynamic Montana State Opponent

The Fighting Hawks and the Bobcats square off Saturday at noon

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For the fifth time in eight games, UND football will be tasked with taking down a top-25 opponent. This Saturday’s matchup comes against No. 9 Montana state. The Bobcats are 5-2 this year with their only loses coming against Texas Tech and then No. 16 Sacramento State. The Montana State offense tends to get a bit…