College Football

Time of Possession Point of Emphasis for UND Football

Montana State possessed the ball for nearly two-thirds of Saturday's game vs. UND

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Returning home to the Alerus Center did not change things for UND football. The Fighting Hawks’ struggles continued giving up 49 points to Montana State to open big sky play. The Bobcats gained their first win of the season and possessed the ball for about two-thirds of the game. “If you look at the game as a…

Fighting Hawks Defense Unable to Stop Ground Game Again

Bobcats rush for 341 yards against UND in the Fighting Hawks loss.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Fighting Hawks football team fell for the third time in four games against Montana State Saturday 49-21. The Hawks defense continues to struggle stopping the run game. Montana State rushed for 341 yards in the Big Sky opener. Maria Santora tells us this is something that North Dakota wants to fix fast. Categories: College, Top…

Fighting Hawks Football Struggles Continue, Fall in Big Sky Opener

Montana state ends UND's 11-game Big Sky winning Streak.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – Montana State quarterback Chris Murray accounted for four touchdowns and the Bobcats piled up twice as many total yards as North Dakota to knock off the 17th-ranked Fighting Hawks 49-21 in the Big Sky opener for both teams Saturday at the Alerus Center. After going three-and-out on their opening possession, the Bobcats (1-2, 1-0…

NDSU Football Routs Robert Morris

The Bison improve to 3-0 on the season

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — No. 2-ranked North Dakota State scored off three straight turnovers in the first quarter and cruised to a 56-0 victory over Robert Morris in non-conference football Saturday, Sept. 23, before a crowd of 18,308 at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. Lance Dunn had NDSU’s first four-touchdown game since the 2010 playoffs rushing three…

KVRR Roundtable: UND Ready for Big Sky Play

UND set to host Montana State on Saturday.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND football looks to bounce back after a 1-2 start when they host Montana State on Saturday. This is the Fighting Hawks first game in conference play. The KVRR Sports team analyzes the match up with Montana State. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: College Football, Fighting Hawks Football, Montana State, UND, UND…

Analysis: Penalties Haunt UND in loss to USD

North Dakota falls to 1-2 on the season.

VERMILLION, S.D. — Sports Director Keith Albertson provides analysis from the Fighting Hawks loss to No. 23 South Dakota on the road. North Dakota falls to 1-2 on the year with the 45-7 loss to the Coyotes. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: College Football, Coyotes, Coyotes Football, Fighting Hawks, north dakota, South Dakota

Fighting Hawks football ready for Top-25 Matchup

No. 10 UND battles No. 23 South Dakota this Saturday.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Fighting Hawks football continued its home dominance in the Alerus Center. UND shut out Missouri State on Saturday for their 7th consecutive regular season win in Grand Forks dating back to 2015. This was also the first shutout for Bubba Schweigert as UND’s head coach, but Schweigert and his group know that it doesn’t get any easier…

Cobbers Football Conquers Wisc.-Whitewater

Concordia upsets the 6-time national champions.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — In its home opener of the 2017 campaign the Concordia Cobbers did what many have tried to do an failed to over the last decade, beat Wisconsin-Whitewater in football. The Cobs upset the Warhawks 25-17 Saturday at the Jake. Running Back Chad Johnson rushed for 146 yards and two scores for Concordia in the win. Dallas Raftevold…

Fighting Hawks Football Cruise in 52nd Annual Potato Bowl

Brady Oliveira rushes for 164 yards in North Dakota's win.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – In Bubba Schweigert’s third game as head coach at North Dakota back in 2014, UND was on the receiving end of a 38-0 Missouri State victory. Schweigert and the Fighting Hawks exacted a decisive measure of revenge on Saturday afternoon, pounding the Bears 34-0 in the 52nd annual Potato Bowl USA game. Eleventh-ranked UND (1-1) broke…

Bison Football Throttles Eastern Washington

NDSU rushes for 375 yards in victory over Eastern Washington

CHENEY, Wash. (NDSU Athletics) – No. 2-ranked North Dakota State rushed for 375 yards and rolled to a 40-13 victory over No. 6-ranked Eastern Washington in a key non-conference football game Saturday, Sept. 9. Bruce Anderson had 160 yards and one touchdown and Lance Dunn ran for 148 yards and three TDs for the Bison, who averaged 6.0 yards per…