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Play of the Week Nominees: March 22

Hawley, Perham Battle for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — For this week’s DJ Colter High School Play of the Week Nominees, both plays come from the Minnesota Section 8AA semifinal and championship games. Perham’s Finn Diggins finds Jensen Beachy down low with the nice look pass leading to a win over Barnesville and a trip to the championship with Hawley. But is it better then what…

NCAA Tournament Comes to an End for NDSU Wrestlers

Brent Fleetwood finished with a 3-2 record in the consolation round

PITTSBURGH, Pa. —  NDSU wrestlers Andrew Fogarty and Brent Fleetwood lost in the round of 16 on Thursday night at the NCAA championships in Pittsburgh, however, both Bison had chances to make it through the consolation round for third place in their weight classes during today’s action. In the 125 pound weight class, Fleetwood finished the tournament in the consolation…

Henning Advances to State Title Game, Ada-Borup, Perham Come Up Short

The Hornets defeated Spring Grove 67-34 to earn a spot in the Championship

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — In the Class A Minnesota boys basketball tournament, Henning defeated Spring Grove to make the Championship game, but Ada-Borup fell to North Woods 57-55 in the other semifinal game. In the Class AA tournament, Perham fell to Minneapolis North High School 62-46. Henning will play for the Championship against North Woods on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Categories:…

NDSU Players React after Season-Ending Loss against No. 1 Duke

Duke beat the Bison 85-62 in the round of 64

COLUMBIA, S.C. — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball season comes to an end after a 85-62 loss to number one overall seed Duke in the round of 64. The Bison kept pace with Duke in the first half leading for much of the first 11 minutes and trailing by just four at halftime. The Blue Devils became too much in…

NDSU Softball Preparing for League Play

The Bison play a double header against Purdue Fort Wayne on Saturday

FARGO, N.D. — The Bison softball team is on a hot streak at the moment. The team is 18-and-11 overall and have won the last eight straight games. It’s the perfect kind of momentum NDSU will need as they head into the start of Summit League play with a double header against Purdue Fort Wayne on Saturday. Things will likely…

NDSU Vying to Overcome Size, Skill Disparities against Duke

Duke is the top team in the country and takes on the Bison Friday night

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Thousands of fans packed into Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C., Thursday afternoon just to watch the top-ranked Duke Blue Devils practice. The biggest draw, of course was freshman Zion Williamson, who will likely be the top pick in this year’s NBA draft. It is easy to understand why that might cause some mismatches for North Dakota…

Survive and Advance: NDSU Continues Journey in NCAA Tournament

The Bison will match up against top-seeded Duke in the Round of 64 on Friday

DAYTON, Ohio (NDSU Athletics) — The North Dakota State men’s basketball team pulled out a 78-74 victory over North Carolina Central on Wednesday evening in the First Four round of the NCAA Tournament. It was the second Division I NCAA Tournament victory for the Bison, who advance to play No. 1 overall seed Duke on Friday at 7:10 p.m. ET /…

Jim Bennett Introduced As Third Manager in RedHawks Franchise History

RedHawks have a new manager heading into 2019 season

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo–Moorhead RedHawks have hired their new manager. The organization announced Jim Bennett as their third skipper in franchise history. Bennett replaces Michael Schlact who resigned last month to take a job with the Milwaukee Brewers organization. Bennett has spent the last five years coaching in the Australian Baseball League with the Perth Heat and Brisbane Bandits…

NDSU Wrestlers Using Experience From Previous NCAA Championships

Bison Hit the Mats on Thursday in Pittsburgh for NCAA Championships

FARGO, N.D. — Four NDSU wrestlers are in Pittsburgh this week to compete in the NCAA championships. It’s a familiar feeling for all four of the Bison qualifiers who are returning to the NCAA’s for either their second or third year. The team knows that this competition provides an energy and atmosphere unlike any other, but the Bison are confident…

NDSU Wrestlers Ready For NCAA Championships

First Matches Start on Thursday

FARGO, N.D. —  Four North Dakota State wrestlers are in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania preparing to compete in the NCAA Championships at PPG Paints Arena. Andrew Fogarty, Cam Sykora, Brent Fleetwood and Lorenzo De La Riva will hit the mats for the Bison. Fogarty, Sykora and Fleetwood are all making their third trips to the championships. De La Riva is going for…