Bison Football

NDSU Hires Mankato’s Beschorner as Running Backs Coach; Larson Moves to Offensive Line

Moves made to fill void of AJ Blazek's Depature

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) North Dakota State University head football coach Matt Entz announced two coaching staff changes Tuesday, Jan. 12, following the recent departure of offensive line coach AJ Blazek to the University of Wyoming. NDSU has hired Minnesota State University Mankato offensive coordinator Joe Beschorner as the new Bison running backs coach. Dan Larson, who has coached NDSU running…

NDSU Football Loses Spring Opponent

Indiana State Opts out of spring season

TERRE HAUTE, Indiana — North Dakota State football has lost an opponent in the upcoming Missouri Valley Conference season. Indiana State has decided to opt out. Both sides were scheduled to play on March 6th in Terre Haute. The Sycamores sighted the short turnaround between the spring and fall as the main reason. In the next nine months, 19 games…

NDSU O-Line Coach Blazek Joining Bohl’s Staff at Wyoming

Came in as O-Line Coach When Entz Named Head coach

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State football begins practice in 16 days. Once they hit the field a familiar face won’t be there. Offensive line coach AJ Blazek is going back to the FBS joining former Bison coach, Craig Bohl at Wyoming.. Blazek came in from Rutgers and the Big Ten when Matt Entz was named head coach before the…

QB Patterson On Transfering To NDSU: “They’re a Pro Team”

Virginia Tech QB Quincy Patterson will join North Dakota State for the upcoming season

Courtesy: Associated Press FARGO, ND – (KVRR) With Trey Lance declaring for the NFL draft, in the spring, another quarterback spot on North Dakota State’s roster was open. Today, they filled it. Virginia Tech’s Quincy Patterson will be joining the Herd and is immediately eligible to suit up. Coming out of high school, he was a four-star recruit and participated…

NDSU Lands Quarterback Transfer Quincy Patterson

Patterson is immediately eligible for spring season coming from Virginia Tech

FARGO, N.D. — Zeb Noland has some competition at quarterback. Virginia Tech’s Quincy Patterson is transferring to the Bison and immediately eligible to suit up once on campus. The news was first reported by Ross Uglem of Bison Report  which is now confirmed. Coming out of high school, Patterson was a four-star recruit and participated in the elite eleven camp…

From One Lance To Another: Trey’s Brother, Bryce, Commits to NDSU Football

Will sign with Bison on Dec. 16

FARGO, N.D — One Lance is leaving North Dakota State and another is coming in. Former Bison QB, Trey Lance’s brother, Bryce committed to NDSU having other offers from South Dakota State  Columbia and Dartmouth. In his senior year, the Marshall native recorded 30 catches for 631 yards and eight touchdowns breaking almost every school record in receiving. Bryce will…

Former Bison TE Ellefson Activated to Jacksonville’s Active Roster

Nine former NDSU Players are on active nfl rosters

JACKSONVILLE, FL. — Former North Dakota State tight end, Ben Ellefson, has been elevated to the Jacksonville Jaguars active roster. The Hawley native signed with the Jags as an undrafted free agent. Ellefson was active for two gamesthis season and by NFL rule if a player from the practice squad dresses for three games, it allows that player permanent promotion….

NDSU Running Back Adam Cofield Entering Transfer Portal

Graduating this fall with one year of eligibility

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State running back Adam Cofield announced on social media he’s graduating this fall  and intends to enter the transfer portal with a year of eligibility remaining. With the Bison, Cofield was one of four backs last season to rush for over 600 yards and was top five in the conference in rushing touchdowns. Cofield joins…

NDSU’s Lance Battles Back from Slow Start to Lead Bison to Victory

Lance ran for two and threw two touchdowns

FARGO, N.D. — In front of 26 NFL scouts from 20 NFL teams, North Dakota State Trey Lance showed what he was made of, leading a 4th quarter comeback to lead to Bison to 39-28 victory over Central Arkansas. It wasn’t pretty to start. Lance fumbled on the first drive leading to UCA field goal. After connecting on the first…

NDSU Takes Down UCA In Lone Game Of The Fall

North Dakota State Football defeated the University of Central Arkansas, 39-28, in it's only game before the spring

FARGO, ND – Fullback Hunter Luepke scored two touchdowns and No. 1-ranked North Dakota State’s defense responded with two stops late in the fourth quarter for a 39-28 victory over 11th-ranked Central Arkansas on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. Trailing after three quarters for the first time in nearly two years, North Dakota State went ahead 32-28…