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Klieman Spoke After the Colgate Game About the Situation

FARGO, N.D. —  Since Bill Synder retired from being the Kansas State head football coach, there have been reports of North Dakota State head coach Chris Klieman as a front runner for the vacancy. With former North Dakota State Athletic Director Gene Taylor now the Athletic Director in Manhattan, it certainly seems possible Klieman could consider the opening. It’s unusual…

UND FB Looking to Finish Season on High Note

North Dakota FB heads into Saturday's game with a 5-4 record

GRAND FORKS, N.D. —  North Dakota sits at 5-4 going into the last two weeks of the season. While the chances of making the postseason are looking slimmer and slimmer for the Fighting Hawks, the team is remaining confident. After losing the past two games, UND wants to win its final two games and finish out the season on a…

North Dakota Football Takes Down Montana

Fighting Hawks dominate the Griz 41-14

GRAND FORKS, N.D.– (UND Athletics) Four first-half takeaways aided host North Dakota in a 41-14 rout of 22nd-ranked Montana Saturday afternoon at the Alerus Center. UND took the ball away on Montana’s first three possessions and cashed them all in for touchdowns and a quick 21-0 lead that it never relinquished. The defense set the tone early. Deion Harris picked off Montana’s third…

NDSU Football Fans Show Excitement at Annual Spring Game

Even with the season kicking off in September, fans are excited just to see football again

FARGO, N.D. — Tailgating is a major part of the college football experience, and thousands of NDSU fans are excited football season is on the way. “Well you start getting a day like this, it really brings out the excitement that you know that things are looking up compared to the weather we’ve had, and we’re always looking forward to a…

NDSU’s Grimsley Valley Football Defensive Player of the Week

Grimsley had two interceptions in the Eastern Washington game on Saturday.

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State strong safety Robbie Grimsley was named Missouri Valley Football Conference co-Defensive Player of the Week by the league office Sunday, Sept. 10. Grimsley, a junior from Hutchinson, Minn., made his eighth and ninth career interceptions along with two other pass breakups and four tackles in North Dakota State’s 40-13 win at…

NDSU Football Ranked No. 2, UND No. 8 in Preseason Poll

The Bison and Fighting Hawks both make top 10 in first STATS Poll of 2017

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State couldn’t squeeze ahead of defending National Champion James Madison in the STATS Preseason Top-25 Poll. The Bison scored 19 of 163 first-place votes to sit at No. 2. Fresh off of its first-ever trip to the FCS Playoffs, the University of North Dakota comes in at No. 8 with a strong corps of returners….

NDSU Football Adds Non-Conference Games to 2018, 2019, 2020 Schedules

The Bison will face North Alabama, UC Davis and Drake

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State University announced on Tuesday, May 30, the addition of three home football games for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 seasons. NDSU will play North Alabama on Sept. 22, 2018; UC Davis on Sept. 21, 2019; and Drake on Sept. 12, 2020; at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. The additions leave…