Bubba Schweigert

UND Football Readies for a Dynamic Montana State Opponent

The Fighting Hawks and the Bobcats square off Saturday at noon

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For the fifth time in eight games, UND football will be tasked with taking down a top-25 opponent. This Saturday’s matchup comes against No. 9 Montana state. The Bobcats are 5-2 this year with their only loses coming against Texas Tech and then No. 16 Sacramento State. The Montana State offense tends to get a bit…

UND Football: Schweigert Calls Cal Poly Game “Very Important”

Fighting Hawks are winless on the road in 2019

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football sits at three and three halfway through their season. All three of those losses have come to opponents on the road. Both sides of the ball have really struggles outside of the Alerus Center. In those losses, the Fighting Hawks gave up a combined 128 points. Offensively, the Hawks didn’t put up more…

UND Football: Schweigert Wants His Team to “Stay Focused” as Idaho State Game Approaches

Idaho State Beat UND Last Season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football coming off a win against a ranked opponent for the second time in three weeks after a game-winning field goal sealed the Fighting Hawks victory over UC Davis. Next up for UND, a match up with Idaho State who had their number last season taking home the victory  at the Alerus Center. In…

UND Football: Schweigert “Looking for Consistency” From Ketteringham Against UC Davis

UC Davis has dropped from 4 to 12 in STATS Poll

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota football heads into a new week moving on from a 35–20 loss to Eastern Washington. The Fighting Hawks turned the ball over six times leading to Eagles scores. Four of those turnovers came from quarterback Nate Ketteringham. Ketteringham made his first start since going down week one with a knee injury. In snowy, wet…

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…