Bison Football

Former NDSU Wideout Shepherd Signed By Green Bay Packers

Packers signed Shepherd after Rookie Mini-Camp

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Former North Dakota State receiver Darrius Shepherd did not hear his name called in seven rounds of the NFL Draft, however, Shepherd did receive a mini camp invite with the Green Bay Packers in the hours following. He impressed and Monday was signed to a contract. The Packers had two roster spots open to fill after…

Former NDSU Coach Babich Back in Fargo

Babich Coached the Bison from 1997-2002

FARGO, N.D. — Former NDSU head coach and current Buffalo Bills linebackers coach, Bob Babich, is back in Fargo to speak with the Bison. Even with Babich leaving for the NFL in 2002, his Bison pride is still close to his heart. “Anytime they’re on T.V, we watch them. We follow the scores. I coached a couple players in the…

Grant Olson Brings Experience as Former Bison Player to First Season as NDSU Linebackers Coach

Olson spent the last two seasons as Indiana State's Linebacker coach

FARGO, N.D. — Grant Olson is back at his alma mater coaching the linebackers. “Being back in the bubble, being back in the same meeting rooms that I had meetings in, the same practice fields, same locker room, I’m very comfortable and confident,” Olson said. “I enjoy being back.” Olson’s message to his players is twofold. “Understanding the guys who…

Klieman’s Absence Mars Otherwise Exceptional Trip to Washington D.C.

North Dakota State met with President Trump at the White House on Monday

WASHINGTON D.C. —  The North Dakota State football team is about to make its return flight to Fargo after a full day in the nation’s capital. They met with the President and got to explore a lot of what Washington D.C. has to offer. Players say it was a once-in-a-lifetime experience and something they’ll never forget. President Trump fed the…

President Trump Invites NDSU Football Team To The White House

Following the Bison’s seventh FCS national title in eight years, Hoeven and the President discussed honoring the team at the White House and the President has extended an invitation.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senator John Hoeven today announced that the President Donald J. Trump has invited the North Dakota State University (NDSU) Bison football team to be honored at the White House.  Senator Hoeven made the announcement via a press release Friday afternoon. Following the Bison’s seventh FCS national title in eight years, Hoeven and the President discussed honoring the…

KVRR Roundtable: A Look Ahead to 2019 NDSU FB Season

Entz Fills Out His Coaching Staff

FARGO, N.D. — Another busy week for NDSU Football following up their 7th Championship in 8 seasons. This week, head coach Matt Entz filled his staff vacancies for the 2019 season. The KVRR Sports Team breaks down the coaching additions and looks ahead to what Bison fans might expect for next season. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines…

Bison Football Fans Hit Frisco

Bison Fans Treat Frisco Like Second Home

FRISCO, TX — Since NDSU’s impressive dynasty began nearly a decade ago, Bison fans have considered Frisco, Texas a second home. Many of them come days in advance to experience the city and prepare for the game the only way they know how, to party. Local bars are filled with green and gold appereal. “Go Bison” chants roam the air, it’s…

KVRR Roundtable: NDSU FB Touches Down In Frisco

Weather Highlights Day One in Texas

FRISCO, Texas — North Dakota State Football landed in Frisco, Texas on Wednesday afternoon. A little different from previous seasons where the Bison tend to arrive on Wednesday morning. The KVRR Sports Team breaks down that story and more from day one in Texas leading up to Saturday’s FCS Championship game. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, Chris…

NDSU FB: RB Bruce Anderson Accepts Senior Bowl Invite

Game Will Be Played on January 25th

FARGO, N.D. —  North Dakota State Running Back Bruce Anderson received his Christmas gift one day early this year. Anderson accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl. The Senior leads the team in rushing with 940 yards from scrimmage. He’s second among NDSU running backs with nine touchdowns this season and leds the Bison backfield in yards per game with…

NDSU FB: Klieman Taking Four NDSU Assistants to Kansas State

Messingham, Ray, Riley and Klanderman Head to Manhattan

MANHATTAN, KS — (Kansas State Athletics) The 2019 Kansas State football coaching staff grew by four on Saturday as head coach Chris Klieman announced the names of assistant coaches who will be coming to Manhattan from North Dakota State following the program’s bid for a seventh national championship in the last eight seasons. The additions to the K-State staff include offensive coordinator/tight…