Bubba Schweigert

UND Football: A Familiar Face Returns to the Field

QB Ketteringham Returns to Practice

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After another quarterback went down with an injury Saturday against Sam Houston State for North Dakota football, the Fighting Hawks played their fourth string in freshman Tommy Schuster. Schuster passed for 165 yards and a touchdown in the win. After moving to 2 and 1 on the season, UND heads into their bye week. The bye…

UND Football Turns Attention to Sam Houston State

Potato Bowl Week

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For North Dakota Football its all about putting last Saturday’s loss, 38–7, to in–state opponent North Dakota State  behindthem because their next opponent is not to be taken lightly either. UND returns home to face number 24th ranked Sam Houston State at the Alerus Center for the Potato Bowl. The Fighting Hawks have had some success…

UND Names Zimmerman Starting Quarterback Against NDSU

Senior QB will make his first collegiate start on Saturday at No. 1 North Dakota State

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – University of North Dakota head football coach Bubba Schweigert has announced on Thursday that senior Andrew Zimmerman will be assuming the starting quarterback duties for the foreseeable future, beginning this Saturday at No. 1 North Dakota State. “We are very proud of how Andrew played in week one,” said Schweigert. “He’s a senior who has spent a…

UND Football Sees Game With NDSU As Opportunity

Starts the first of four games against Preseason Top 25 opponents

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — As far as the visitors in Grand Forks go for this weekend, it’s the start of a tough stretch for North Dakota. The game against NDSU is the first of four games against preseason FCS top-25 programs. For the Fighting Hawks, it’ll be the last time playing in Fargo as an independent before moving to the…

Ketteringham Returns to UND Football Poised for Senior Season

The Fighting Hawks quarterback is entering his second year as the team's starter

GRAND FORKS, N.D. –Heading into last year’s football season, Nate Ketteringham was unclear about whether or not he would be UND’s starting quarterback. After a successful 2018 campaign at the helm of the Fighting Hawks offense, Ketteringham returns with a much better idea of where he stands. “This year he is the clear cut, number one guy,” offensive coordinator, Danny…

UND Football Returns Depth on Defense

Eric Schmidt is back as the Fighting Hawks Defensive Coordinator

GRAND FORKS, N.D. –There has been plenty of talk about the offensive changes to University of North Dakota’s football team with Danny Freund in his first year as the Fighting Hawks offensive coordinator. But on the other side of the ball, many familiar faces return to the field. The team brings back seven defensive starters from last season and the…

UND Football Excited to get Fall Practice Underway

The Fighting Hawks Held their first day of Fall Camp on Friday morning

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — First day jitters are certainly real, but there were no nerves at Memorial Stadium for the first day of practice for UND football as they stepped onto the field energized and eager to start the 2019 season off right. ” A lot of energy, which is a real positive sign,” head coach, Bubba Schweigert, said. “I…

UND Football Adjusts to New Offensive System During Spring Practice

The Fighting Hawks learn a new system under first year Offensive Coordinator Danny Freund

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND football began its spring practice this month and is using this offseason to adapt to some changes. It’s the first opportunity the team has had to take the gridiron under new offensive coordinator, Danny Freund. The Fighting Hawks new play caller has UND getting used to a faster offense with players having the chance to…

UND FB Already Making Changes for 2019

UND Fired Offensive Coordinator Paul Rudolph on Monday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. —  The 2018 season for UND football did not end the way they wanted it to. Through week sever they were 5-2 and in great shape to make the playoffs. The last four weeks, they finished 1-3 missing out on postseason play. With a disappointing season comes change, and that happened on Monday. “Were announcing that we made…