Bison Athletics

NDSU Celebrates Athletes at 4th Annual Green and Gold Gala

Easton Stick named the male athlete of the year.

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State celebrated this year’s accomplishments at the annual green and gold gala on Thursday night at the Fargo Theatre. This is the fourth year that Bison athletics has put on this event for its student athletes. The mock version of the ESPY’s celebrates and recognizes all of the different athlete’s and their accomplishments. The department…

Bison’s Dempsey, Kuhnert Named to AFCA FCS All-American First Team

This marks Dempsey's second straight AFCA All-America award

FARGO, N.D. — (NDSU Athletics) North Dakota State right guard Austin Kuhnert and free safety Tre Dempsey were named to the American Football Coaches Association FCS All-America first team Wednesday, Dec. 20.  It is Dempsey’s second straight AFCA All-America award. Kuhnert, a senior from Sioux Falls, S.D., has started 50 games and played 54 of 59 possible contests in four years…

Men’s Basketball: Bison Bounce Back After Two Tough Losses

NDSU sits at at .500 headed into their fifth game of the season

FARGO, N.D. — Bison Men’s Basketball is sitting at .500 headed into their fifth game of the season, but it hasn’t been the smoothest of roads so far. After falling to UC Santa Barbara and USC in their first two games of the season, NDSU has bounced back in its last two games. They’ve given up 40 fewer points and turned…

NDSU Football Earns the No. 2 overall seed for the NCAA Division I Football Championship

The Bison will host a second round game against either Northern Arizona or San Diego

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — North Dakota State is the No. 2 overall seed for the NCAA Division I Football Championship and will host a second round game at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, against either Northern Arizona or San Diego. North Dakota State finished 10-1 overall and won its seventh straight Missouri Valley Football Conference championship with a 7-1…

Dunn Dominates, Scores Four times in Bison Victory

Dunn scores four times for the herd in the big win over Robert Morris.

FARGO, N.D. — Lance Dunn has had quite the Junior campaign for the herd so far. In each of his first two games, Dunn has found the end zone at least two times with over 100 yards on the ground, and today was no different. He charted 111 yards on the ground for NDSU in the 56–0 win over Robert…

NDSU Football Itching to Get Back on the Field

The Bison have allowed the third-fewest rushing yards and the fourth-fewest passing yards per game

FARGO, ND — After having last weekend off, NDSU football is itching to get back to a game. The Bison defense has lived up to expectations so far this season, allowing the third-fewest rushing yards and the fourth-fewest passing yards per game. NDSU credits their defensive success to the team’s confidence. “The fact that we’ve gotten more bodies in there,…

NDSU Welcomes Jon Gruden to Coaching Clinic

Gruden coached the Buccaneers to a Super Bowl XXXVII win

FARGO, N.D. — NFL Coach-turned-broadcaster Jon Gruden sat in on North Dakota State’s football practice and spoke at the Bison Coaches Clinic. Gruden familiarized himself with NDSU athletics while former Bison quarterback Carson Wentz earned his way to a No. 2 pick in the NFL draft. Now, the former Buccaneers coach respects the quality of talent at NDSU. “Repetition is the…

Bison Take Shot at Conference Title to the Road

NDSU visits Oral Roberts and Omaha to close out the regular season

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Atheletics) — The Games: The North Dakota State men’s basketball team (18-9, 10-4) travels to Oral Roberts (8-21, 4-11) on Wednesday, Feb. 22, and Omaha (14-13, 7-7) on Saturday, Feb. 25, to close out the regular season. The Bison enter the week in a first-place tie with South Dakota. Feb. 22         at Oral Roberts        7 p.m. CT          …