Fighting Hawks Football

UND Football Season Preview With 740 The Fan’s Chase Miller

Discussing the story lines for the 2019 Season

  FARGO, N.D. — There are many story lines heading into the 2019 season for North Dakota Fighting Hawks Football. KVRR’s Nick Couzin and 740 The Fan’s Chase Miller preview the upcoming season and what they expect to see on the field. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: 740 THE FAN, Chase Miller, Fighting Hawks Football, North Dakota Fighting Hawks,…

UND Football Working On Closing Out Games Heading into 2019 Season

Fighting Hawks started 5-2; Finished 6-5

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football had a great start to their 2018 season going 5–and–2 through their first seven games. One of the issues addressed this off season, how the Fighting Hawks finished. In the final four games, UND closed out with a 1–and–3 record missing out on the FCS playoffs at 6–and–5. The Hawks have been building…

New UND OC Freund Building on his Relationships with Players

Freund has been on the staff for the past eight seasons, previously as the wide receivers coach

GRAND FORKS, N.D.– North Dakota Football has a new offensive coordinator. UND Athletics announced on Sunday that former wide receivers coach Danny Freund was promoted to the position. Last week, the team decided not to renew the contract of Paul Rudolph for next season. Freund is no stranger to the program. He is a former quarterback of the Fighting Hawks and…

KVRR Round Table: UND Football Season Recap

The KVRR Sports team analyzes the Fighting Hawks' 2018 campaign

GRAND FORKS, N.D. —- UND football missed out on the FCS playoffs after falling in its final game of the season to Northern Arizona. The Hawks finished their 2018 campaign with a 6-5 record. The KVRR Sports team analyzes the Hawks’ season and what the loss of their 16 seniors will mean for 2019. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports…

UND FB Already Making Changes for 2019

UND Fired Offensive Coordinator Paul Rudolph on Monday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. —  The 2018 season for UND football did not end the way they wanted it to. Through week sever they were 5-2 and in great shape to make the playoffs. The last four weeks, they finished 1-3 missing out on postseason play. With a disappointing season comes change, and that happened on Monday. “Were announcing that we made…

UND FB Seniors Not Ready To Leave Season Behind Yet

Brady Oliveira wants to get to the playoffs to cap off his UND Career

  GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football just wants its chance. Finishing 7-and-4 with a win this weekend will certainly help the Fighting Hawks make the playoffs, but it isn’t certain. The ultimate goal is to survive and advance. For seniors like Brady Oliveira it’s about leaving a legacy. With a chance at the playoffs, another game would put a…

UND FB Hopes A Win This Weekend will be Enough for Playoff Berth

Fighting Hawks Beat Northern Arizona in 2016 to Win Big Sky Conference

GRAND FORKS, N.D — Win and they’re in. That’s the way North Dakota Football is treating Saturday’s regular season finale. While they can’t control what might happen elsewhere this weekend, they can control on trying to beat Northern Arizona. A win gives them hope. With everything at stake this time around, the team hopes to come out on top this weekend….

North Dakota Football Preparing For Final Three Games

UND plays two three win teams down the stretch

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota is preparing for its final three games of the regular season. UND sits just outside of the FCS Stats Poll slated at number 26. With three winnable match ups down the stretch against three–win Idaho, three–win Northern Arizona and four–win Portland State. The Fighting Hawks say they know the importance of winning these last…

Weber State Rush Defense Shines in win over North Dakota

Fighting Hawks lose to the Wildcats 35-30

GRAND FORKS, N.D.– (UND Athletics) Weber State possessed the ball for over 36 minutes, including 11-and-a-half minutes of the fourth quarter alone en route to a 35-30 win over North Dakota at the Alerus Center Saturday. UND is among the nation’s leaders in time of possession, but the Wildcats grabbed a late 35-23 lead and held on, converting on 5-of-8…

KVRR Round Table: UND Hosts Tough Montana Team Following the Bye

Griz QB Dalton Sneed ranks 38th in FCS with 434 rushing yards

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND Football is coming off a bye week and will hit the ground running face a tough Montana team. Both the Griz and the Hawks boast strong rushing offenses. Montana quarterback Dalton Sneed ranks 38th in the FCS with 434 yards on the ground. The KVRR sports team analyzes both teams’ offensive weapons and what it…