FCS

NDSU football championship trophies make appearance at Scheels

Bison fans got photos with the trophies and met with coaches

FARGO, N.D. — Bison football fans got to see the team’s prized possessions in person. All eight NCAA championship trophies were on display at the Scheels on 45th Street in Fargo. People were able to take pictures with the trophies and meet NDSU football coaches, including Head Coach Matt Entz. For one fan who’s been to all eight championships, being…

Trey Lance Wins Walter Payton Award

Trey’s father, Carlton Lance, accepts the Walter Payton Award from College Football Hall of Famer Gary Reasons. pic.twitter.com/DVbcrkS6df — NDSU Football (@NDSUfootball) January 11, 2020 North Dakota State Quarterback Trey Lance becomes the first Freshman Walter Payton Award winner. The Marshall, Minnesota native is also the first Bison to win the award, which is given out to the FCS’ offensive…

Bison fans blanket Frisco in green and yellow

FRISCO, Texas – Many people would love to go south for the winter just for the weather. Bison fans are being snowbirds for the week to watch their team in the FCS Championship game. Regardless of how the game unfolds on Saturday, if there’s a storyline outside of what happens on the field, it’s that Bison Nation proved once again…

2,500 unsold Bison playoff tickets “concerning” NDSU official says

FARGO, N.D. – The Bison are looking to fill seats in the Fargodome for its playoff game this weekend. Season ticket holders didn’t end up buying 2,500 tickets for NDSU’s FCS Playoffs second round game against Nicholls State on Saturday. The team is hoping to continue its perfect season and get its third straight championship. The university says a lot…

President Trump Honors FCS Champion Bison, Coach Entz “It’s been a once in a lifetime trip”

WASHINGTON – North Dakota State football makes its historic trip to The White House. The team was honored by President Trump for its seventh national title in the last eight seasons and there were even a few surprises thrown in. The trip was tightly scheduled and well planned out, but very quickly the schedule was thrown out the window as President Trump…

Sen. Hoeven Congratulates FCS Champion Bison on Senate Floor

Courtesy: CSPAN2WASHINGTON – North Dakota Senator John Hoeven takes to the floor of the Senate to praise the North Dakota State Bison football team and their fans. “I want to recognize all of Bison Nation for their vibrant and unwavering support of the team during another successful season,” Hoeven said. The Bison won a 7th FCS national championship in Frisco, Texas…

NDSU: EWU Quarterback Adds ‘New Wrinkle’ to Otherwise Familiar Team

The Eagles and Bison match up on January 5th in the FCS Championship Game

FARGO, N.D. — Vacation is over for North Dakota State football, and now it’s back to business. The team practiced Thursday for the first time since taking some time off for the holidays. NDSU has just over a week until its matchup against Eastern Washington in the FCS Championship Game. The eagles won the national title back in 2010 and are…

NDSU FB Refuses to Look Ahead as Playoff Bracket is Revealed

The Bison will face either Incarnate Word or Montana State in the second round on December 1.

North Dakota State football can take its first breather in a while. The Bison are off this weekend, courtesy of a first-round bye in the playoffs. The team is still practicing Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before a couple days off for Thanksgiving. In those practices, they are preparing for a pair of teams. They face either Montana State or Incarnate Word…

KVRR Round Table: NDSU Should Expect to Pressure South Dakota

The Coyotes get sacked more than any other team in the MVFC

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State is one of four FCS football programs still undefeated heading into Saturday. The Bison will try to retain that status against South Dakota. The Coyotes have struggled to run the ball, while one of NDSU’s strengths is stopping the run. That could mean USD will be forced to throw the ball more, which plays…

KVRR Round Table: UND’s Ground Game Will Be Key Against Sacramento State

Sac State gives up 243 yards per game on the ground

GRAND FORKS, N.D . — UND’s Nate Ketteringham will have to keep his emotions in check this week as the Fighting Hawks gear up for Sacramento State, Ketteringham’s former squad. UND will also need to exploit the Hornets’ less than stellar rushing defense. Sac State gives up 243 yards per game on the ground, which is one of the worst…