Fighting Hawks

UND Hockey Faces Road Test Against No. 1 Denver

The Fighting Hawks have won all seven of their games at home this season, but have yet to win on the road

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota hockey has had no trouble at home this season. They have won all seven games they have played at the Ralph Engelstad Arena and their only lose and tie this year came in their only road series at Mankate. After a five game home stand, the fighting hawks are back on the road where…

UND Men’s Basketball Returns Under Detail-Oriented First Year Coach

Paul Sather Comes to UND after spending the last nine seasons at Northern State

GRAND FORKS — UND Men’s basketball returns plenty of talent this season, as 11 guys from last year’s roster are back on the court for the Fighting Hawks. They return under new head coach Paul Sather. Sather comes to UND from Northern State University where he coached for the last nine seasons. Since being hired back in May, the players…

UND Women’s Basketball Welcomes Large Freshman Class

There are eight freshman on the Fighting Hawks Roster

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota women’s basketball team will look like a much different squad than it did last year. With eight freshman joining the program and not a single starter returning from last season, the Fighting Hawks have been hard at work getting this young team ready to play. There is a bit of a…

UND Football Hoping to Heal Up During Bye Week

The Fighting Hawks are 5-3 entering the Bye week

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND football is having quite the season so far. The Fighting Hawks are undefeated at home and have won three games against ranked opponents, including Saturday’s upset against No. 9 Montana State. Their 5-3 record earned them a Top 25 ranking in the FCS polls this week, sitting at No. 24. While momentum is on their…

UND Football Remains Perfect at Home With Win Over No. 9 Montana State

The Fighting Hawks defeated the Bobcats 16-12

  GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Three ranked opponents have entered the Alerus Center this season, and for the first time in the program’s Division I history, three ranked opponents have fallen. Senior Alex Cloyd blocked a punt in the end zone that freshman Jayson Coley recovered with just 4:21 to play in the fourth quarter to help seal a 16-12…

UND Hockey Remains Positive After Winless Weekend in Mankato

The Fighting Hawks finished the series against the Mavericks with a tie and a loss

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s only week two of the season but UND hockey has already faced one of the biggest tests it is likely to see all year. They finish the weekend in a series with No. 2 Minnesota State Mankato with a lose and tie. While the team did not pick up as many points as they hoped…

UND Football Readies for a Dynamic Montana State Opponent

The Fighting Hawks and the Bobcats square off Saturday at noon

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For the fifth time in eight games, UND football will be tasked with taking down a top-25 opponent. This Saturday’s matchup comes against No. 9 Montana state. The Bobcats are 5-2 this year with their only loses coming against Texas Tech and then No. 16 Sacramento State. The Montana State offense tends to get a bit…

UND Hockey Prepares For No. 2 Minnesota State Mankato

The Fighting Hawks split a two-game series with the Mavericks last season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. –UND opened up the season in dominating fashion. The Fighting Hawks completed a two-game sweep over Canisius in their opening weekend, outscoring their opponent 13-1 as 10 different UND players finished the series with a goal. Things get a lot more difficult this weekend as they head on the road to take on the No. 2 team…