Bison Football

Need to Knows Heading into Friday’s NDSU Pro Day

What to expect from QB Trey Lance

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State hosts its Pro Day on Friday. 30 NFL teams made up of 26 general managers and four head coaches are expected to be in attendance. Quarterback Trey Lance headlines the group of those participating as a projected top 20 pick. The dual threat QB is not running the 40 yard dash or any of…

NDSU Football’s Waiting For A Guest Appearance on Pat McAfee Show

The senior punter was recognized by the former NFL punter

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State’s punter Garret Wegner was named the FCS national special teams player of the week. Against Missouri State, the senior ran a fake punt for 23 yards that set up the Bison’s first score. Of the four punts two were inside the 20 including one that went 67 yards. It got a shout out from…

NDSU Football’s Bussey Finding Early Success in Backfield

Has three touchdowns in the spring season

FARGO, N.D. — The depth in North Dakota State football’s backfield continues to find success. Of the seven touchdowns scored this spring season five have come on the ground. Three of those have come from the legs of running back Jalen Bussey. Its just the redshirt freshman’s first full season and through three games has already rushed for over 200…

NDSU Football Getting Ready to Host Pro Day and Game on Back-to-Back Days

Pro Day for Trey Lance, Dillon Radunz on Friday; Illinois State game on Saturday

FARGO, N.D. — After their first loss in 39 games, North Dakota State football bounced back with a shutout win over Missouri State. However, as the team looks ahead to their next opponent, 22nd ranked Illinois State on Saturday most eyes will be on the day before. Friday is NDSU’s Pro Day. NFL Network, ESPN and league staff will be…

NDSU Football Players Holding Each Other Accountable After Loss

Bison snapped 39-game win streak with loss on Saturday

FARGO, N.D. — When a team loses, especially one who is not use to it, what drives players to bounce back is the response. That’s exactly what North Dakota State football is doing returning to the practice field after snapping their 39-game win streak. Only two starters, cornerback Josh Hayes and offensive lineman Cordell Volson experienced the last loss against…

NDSU Falls To Salukis; First Loss Since Nov. 2017

The Bison fell in their 2nd Missouri Valley Football Conference game of the season to Southern Illinois, 38-14

CARBONDALE, ILL (KVRR) – November 23rd, 2019. That’s the last time NDSU Football was away from home and it came against today’s opponent: Southern Illinois. The Bison returned back to Carbondale only to suffer their first loss since November 4th of 2017. A week after rushing for 243 yards, the Bison were held to just 109, only possessing the ball…

Cox, Gonnella Emerging as Stars for NDSU Football

Both shined in Win over Youngstown State to open up Youngstown State

FARGO, N.D — Before the spring season started North Dakota State football coach Matt Entz said different stars on the team will emerge each week because everyone on the roster is going to see action. This week, it was linebacker Jasir Cox and running back Dominic Gonnella. On Sunday, Cox had just his second start and is third on the…

NDSU Football Adjusting to Short Week

Play Southern Illinois at Noon Saturday after Sunday afternoon game

FARGO, N.D. — After opening up the spring season with a win at home over Youngstown State, its time for North Dakota State football to pack their bags and hit the road for back-to back games starting with Southern Illinois. With game one this past Sunday, it presents a quick turnaround for the Bison who are getting ready for a…

Code Green Answers The Call In Season Opener

North Dakota State Football's defense held Youngstown State to under 200 yards of total offense in Saturday's win

FARGO, ND – North Dakota State Football was back in all ways: playing and winning. They took down Youngstown State, 25-7 on Sunday. The defense had no rust to shake off. Aside from only allowing one touchdown, Code Green kept the penguins out of the red zone the entire game, stopped them on ten of their fourteen 3rd downs chances,…