Fighting Hawks

UND Football Picks Up Second Ranked Win of the Season Against UC Davis

The Fighting Hawks won the game 38-36

  GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Brady Leach drilled a career-long 46-yard field goal with 57 seconds remaining and the North Dakota (3-2) defense stood its ground on the ensuing drive to clinch a thrilling, 38-36 victory over No. 12 UC Davis (2-4, 0-2 Big Sky) on Saturday afternoon from the Alerus Center.   UND held strong on the final possession…

UND Hockey Looking for Players to ‘Take a Step’ in Exhibition Game

The Fighting Hawks play Manitoba on Saturday at 7:07 p.m.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Saturday’s hockey game between UND and Manitoba may just be an exhibition, but it should provide some insight into the upcoming season. Its’ the first chance for everyone to see how this 2019 squad has come together and the first opportunity for the freshman to show why they’ve done enough to earn playing time “The game…

Former Moorhead Spud Ethan Frisch Adjusting to College Hockey at UND

The Former Moorhead defenseman is a freshman for the Fighting Hawks

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Ethan Frisch has only been a member of UND’s hockey team for the last few months, but things in Grand Forks have already exceeded expectations “It’s even better than expected,” Frisch exclaimed. “I thought I had my head wrapped around it but it’s just absolutely incredible. Nothing you can do to prepare for how amazing this…

Depth Providing Confidence for UND Hockey’s Upcoming Season

The Fighting Hawks return 20 players from last year's team

GRAND FORKS, N. D. –It’s a new season for UND hockey, but there aren’t a whole lot of new faces. The team returns to the rink excited about the depth they are bringing back and poised to have a comeback season after failing to make the playoffs the last two years. “The biggest thing is we’ve retained a lot of…

Lance Leads Bison to Victory over UND

The Bison defeated the Fighting Hawks 38-7

FARGO, N.D. – Quarterback Trey Lance rushed for two touchdowns and passed for two more as No. 1-ranked North Dakota State defeated North Dakota 38-7 in the home opener Saturday, Sept. 7, at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. Safety Michael Tutsie made a team-high seven tackles and added two interceptions for the Bison defense, which held UND to just…

UND Names Zimmerman Starting Quarterback Against NDSU

Senior QB will make his first collegiate start on Saturday at No. 1 North Dakota State

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – University of North Dakota head football coach Bubba Schweigert has announced on Thursday that senior Andrew Zimmerman will be assuming the starting quarterback duties for the foreseeable future, beginning this Saturday at No. 1 North Dakota State. “We are very proud of how Andrew played in week one,” said Schweigert. “He’s a senior who has spent a…

UND Football Embracing Difficult 2019 Schedule

The Fighting Hawks face six preseason Top 25 teams

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s the final season for North Dakota football before the team moves into the Missouri Valley Confernce. In 2019, the Fighting Hawks play an eleven-game schedule. The big game circled on most North-Dakotans calendars comes in week two when UND travels to Fargo to take on topped-ranked North Dakota State. But the Bison aren’t the only…

Six UND Commits Selected in NHL Draft

This is the most Picks for UND since 2013

VANCOUVER, Canada — Six future UND players were taken in the 2019 NHL Draft. That is the most selected for the Fighting Hawks since 2013. Shane Pinto was the Hawks top choice. He was selected by the Ottawa Senators with the 32nd overall pick. That means three Senator draftees will play for the hawks next season as Pinto joins teammates…

UND Hockey’s Bernard-Docker, Tychonick Invited to Canada’s National Junior Team Summer Development Camp

Bernard-Docker, Tychonick are both Sophomore defenseman for the Fighting Hawks

GRAND FORKS- A pair of University of North Dakota blue-liners have been invited to Canada’s National Junior Team Summer Development Camp, announced Wednesday by Hockey Canada. Sophomores Jacob Bernard-Docker and Jonny Tychonick will each compete in the camp slated for July 27 to Aug. 4 in Plymouth, Mich. The duo are part of just four NCAA players among the 43…

UND Softball Falls to SDSU in First Round of Summit League Tournament

The Fighting Hawks dropped a 4-2 game to the Jackrabbits

FARGO, N.D. — A tetrad of runs in the early innings boosted No. 4 seed South Dakota State to a 4-2 win over No. 5 seed North Dakota in the opening game of the Summit League Softball Championships on Wednesday afternoon in Fargo. UND (22-34) threatened in the final trio of frames, but could not complete the comeback as the Jackrabbits…