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NDSU Women’s Basketball Falls in Overtime to Northern Illinois

The Huskies defeated the Bison 74-68

FARGO, N.D. – Northern Illinois closed regulation on a 9-2 run to force overtime, as the Huskies defeated the North Dakota State women’s basketball team 74-68 Sunday afternoon at the Scheels Center. The Huskies entered the game ranked 20th in the College Insider Mid-Major Top 25. The Bison dropped to 0-2 on the year, while the Huskies moved to 1-1….

NDSU Football Downs Western Illinois in Harvest Bowl

The Bison took down the Leathernecks 57-21

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State rolled up 688 yards of total offense and cruised to its 31st straight victory 57-21 over Western Illinois in the annual Harvest Bowl game Saturday, Nov. 9, at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. It was the most yards of offense for the Bison in a Division I game and the fourth most…

Live With The NDSU Gold Star Marching Band

Band Playing "Sounds of the Gridiron" Show This Sunday at the FargoDome

  Get some pep in your step and soak up the Bison spirit. You don’t even need a football team to get riled up. The NDSU Gold Star Marching Band is stepping into the spotlight this weekend. They’re playing their “Sounds of the Gridiron” show this Sunday, November 10th, at the FargoDome. The show starts at 2 p.m. It’s free…

Evidence Shows Weakening Future for North American Bison

Advances in genetics are bringing the concern in to sharper focus.

SANTA FE, N.M.–Evidence is mounting that wild North American bison are gradually shedding their genetic diversity across many of the isolated herds overseen by the U.S. government, weakening future resilience against disease and climate events in the shadow of human encroachment. Advances in genetics are bringing the concern in to sharper focus. Preliminary results of a genetic population analysis commissioned…

NDSU Wrestling Opens the Season with Win Over Cal State Bakersfield

The Bison defeat the Roadrunners 24-9

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State won seven of 10 matches including a tech fall from No. 12-ranked 133-pounder Cam Sykora and major decision from 125 McGwire Midkiff to defeat Cal State Bakersfield 24-9 in a non-conference dual on Sunday, Nov. 3, in front of 489 spectators at Scheels Center in the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. North Dakota State (1-0,…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Opens Season With Exhibition Win

North Dakota State Uses Big Second Half to Defeat Minnesota Crookston in Exhibition 88-51

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State University out-scored the University of Minnesota Crookston 49-18 in the second half to earn a 88-51 exhibition victory at Scheels Arena in Fargo, N.D. The Golden Eagles trailed just 39-33 at the half after a strong first half from Paige Cornale (So., G/F, Oak Creek, Wis.), as she tallied 12 points to lead the…

Sanford Gets Patients & Employees Ready for Dakota Marker Game

This will be the third time ESPN'S College GameDay will feature the Bison and the first since 2014

FARGO, N.D. – Employees have been handing out shirts, hats and posters to patients and their colleagues ahead of Saturday’s Bison game against the Jackrabbits. The shirts feature Carson Wentz’s name and number on the back. The hospital takes any opportunity to make a stay there as enjoyable as possible. “That’s one of our core missions, core values is to…

NDSU Soccer Takes Down Western Illinois

Second Half Goals Send Bison to Win Over Leathernecks

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State soccer team scored a pair of goals in the second half Sunday, as the Bison beat Western Illinois 2-1 at Dacotah Field. NDSU moved to 7-5-3 overall and 2-1-2 in the Summit League with the victory, while Western Illinois dropped to 6-9-1 overall and 2-4 in league play. The Bison return to action…

“College GameDay” To Feature Bison At Dakota Marker Game On Saturday

The show will broadcast from Brookings, South Dakota

BROOKINGS, S.D. — ESPN’s popular “College GameDay” will feature the Bison but in South Dakota. The show will broadcast from Brookings this Saturday before the top-ranked Bison play the No. 3 Jackrabbits in the Dakota Marker game. The show began travelling to campus sites in 1993 and usually broadcasts from a major FBS game. It has set up twice in…