FCS Championship

LIVE: Celebrate NDSU’s 7th FCS Title With Bison Illustrated

Commemorative Issue Available Now

  Bison Illustrated editor Nolan Schmidt gives us something to celebrate, another FCS Championship issue for NDSU’s 7th FCS title. This issue features recaps of all 15 Bison victories in their undefeated season. There are profiles of championship athletes and coaches, and interviews with incoming seniors, along with new head coach Matt Entz. Schmidt says the issue is a mix…

Bison Nation Returns From Frisco

Many came back with smiles and holding up their horns

FARGO, N.D. — A sea of green and yellow continues to fill Hector International Airport as Bison Nation returns home from their championship weekend in Texas. Travel Incorporated has been booking a charter plane to Dallas every year since NDSU has been in the playoffs. This year, 181 people fit on the plane. That doesn’t include all the other people returning…

Bison Fans Celebrate Seventh FCS National Title in Eight Years

Some fans gathered at Herd & Horns to celebrate the victory

FARGO, N.D. — As NDSU football edged out Eastern Washington, 38-24, in the FCS Championship in Frisco, fans across the metro say winning in Frisco is becoming their new favorite tradition. “I mean the feeling never changes, it’s still my team, still our team, being a part of a national championship team, I mean we’re just kind of used to it,…

The Champions are Back! Bison Greeted with Warm Welcome at Airport

People of all ages were there to show their support

FARGO, N.D. — The champions are back! The Bison fly back into Fargo after winning the FCS Championship in Frisco and are greeted with a very warm welcome. Fans gathered at the airport to cheer on the victorious team. The team landed around 9 p.m. People all of ages were there sporting their green and yellow. The father of former player…

KVRR Round Table: A Complete Breakdown of NDSU vs. Eastern Washington

The Bison face Eastern Washington in the FCS Championship on Saturday

FRISCO, Texas — North Dakota State has a chance to win its seventh FCS Championship in the last eight years. KVRR Sports reporters Keith Albertson and Nick Couzin break down everything you need to know about Saturday’s matchup. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison, Breakdown, Eastern Washington, FCS Championship, National title, NDSU, North Dakota State

Bison Football Fans Hit Frisco

Bison Fans Treat Frisco Like Second Home

FRISCO, TX — Since NDSU’s impressive dynasty began nearly a decade ago, Bison fans have considered Frisco, Texas a second home. Many of them come days in advance to experience the city and prepare for the game the only way they know how, to party. Local bars are filled with green and gold appereal. “Go Bison” chants roam the air, it’s…

More Than 180 Fans Board Plane to Frisco to Cheer on the Bison

Many of them have gone to several championship games

FARGO, N.D. — With two days before the big game in Frisco, a plane full of Bison fans heads down to the Lone Star State. 181 Bison fans are going to see NDSU play Eastern Washington, and some describe it as taking one city to another. “Everything is exciting down there. It’s like bringing the whole city of Fargo down…

KVRR Roundtable: NDSU FB Touches Down In Frisco

Weather Highlights Day One in Texas

FRISCO, Texas — North Dakota State Football landed in Frisco, Texas on Wednesday afternoon. A little different from previous seasons where the Bison tend to arrive on Wednesday morning. The KVRR Sports Team breaks down that story and more from day one in Texas leading up to Saturday’s FCS Championship game. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, Chris…

NDSU FB Turns Focus Towards Frisco

Play Eastern Washington for FCS Championship

FARGO, N.D. —  The FCS Championship is now set. After dominating Maine, 50-19, on Saturday Eastern Washington punched its ticket to Frisco to play North Dakota State. This will be the Eagles first trip to Frisco since winning it all in 2010. For the Bison, their seventh in eight years. The focus for both teams turns to preparation. Instead of…

NDSU FB Moving On to Frisco

Bison Will Play Eastern Washington in the FCS Championship

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State continues to inhabit its second home in Frisco, Texas. The Bison are headed back to the home of the FCS Championship for the seventh time in eight seasons after taking down South Dakota State 44-21 on Friday night. “Never underestimate the power of people who love and support each other,” NDSU head coach Chris…