FCS Football

NDSU Football: Entz Seeing Change in Lance Now That He’s Starter

Lance makes his debut as starter Saturday against Butler

FARGO, N.D — As North Dakota State football prepares for its opener against Butler just four days away, starting quarterback Trey Lance has developed more and more into his new role. After being named QB one just over a week ago, beating out junior transfer Zeb Noland and sophomore Noah Sanders for the job, the red shirt freshman is coming…

NDSU Football Prepared For Different Field Conditions At Target Field

Target Field Will Have Grass Laid Over Infield Dirt

FARGO, N.D. — Its game week for North Dakota State football. On Friday, the team will head down to Minneapolis for their game Saturday afternoon against Butler at Target Field. The opener has a different feel this year playing on a baseball field converted into a football field. With that creates a few different approaches when it comes to preparation…

NDSU Football: Lance Reacts to Winning Starting Job

Lance Starts Week One Against Butler

FARGO, N.D. — The biggest question of North Dakota State football’s off season has been answered. Head coach Matt Entz named Trey Lance the week one starter for the Bison against Butler. Lance had been competing with junior transfer Zeb Noland, who came from Iowa State in the spring, and sophomore Noah Sanders for the job. Entz said a big…

NDSU Football: Linebacker Jabril Cox’s Favorite Kansas City BBQ Joint

At Media Day, We Asked Cox What his favorite k.c. bbq joint is

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State linebacker Jabril Cox hails from Kansas City, Missouri. K.C. is well known for their barbecue and at media day, we asked what his favorite BBQ place is. His love for BBQ has spread to his defensive teammates as well. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, FCS Football, Jabril Cox, Missouri Valley Football,…

NDSU Football Season Preview With Bison 1660’s Keith Brake & Andy Reickhoff

The Bison Open With Butler At Target Field August 31st

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State football is just two weeks away from opening their season against Butler at Target Field. There are many story lines around the team leading up to game one. KVRR’s Nick Couzin sits down with Bison 1660’s Keith Brake and Andy Reickhoff to discuss it all. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison 1660, Bison…

NDSU Linebacker Cox “Staying Humble” Through Preseason Accolades

Cox is a watch list for Buck Buchanan Award

  FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State linebacker Jabril Cox is coming off a breakout 2018 campaign. The junior saw himself finish fourth in the Buck Buchanan award voting, become a STATS FCS and Associated Press second-team All–American plus the Missouri Valley football conference defensive player of the year. Heading into 2019, Cox is once again on the preseason watch…

NDSU Football Number One in FCS Stats Preseason Poll

NDSU received 142 of the 160 votes

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Two-time defending national champion North Dakota State was picked No. 1 in the STATS FCS Preseason Top 25 poll released Monday, Aug. 5. The Bison gained 142 of the 160 first-place votes in the national media poll, which features two NDSU opponents in the top five. James Madison had 14 first-place votes and edged South…

NDSU’s Wegner Named to FCS Punter of the Year Watchlist

Punter of the Year is an Inaugural Award

AUGUSTA, Ga. – North Dakota State’s Garret Wegner is on the preseason watch list for the inaugural FCS Punter of the Year award. The nominees were announced by the Augusta Sports Council, which has been the home of the Ray Guy Award since 2000 honoring the nation’s best punters at the FBS level. Wegner, a fourth-year junior from Lodi, Wis., was a…

Latest on Chris Klieman and Kansas State Head Coaching Vacancy

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…