Jabril Cox

Western Illnois Game Provides Different Approach For NDSU Football Upperclassmen

Game provides opportunity for underclassmen to play

FARGO, N.D. — A struggling one win Western Illinois football team comes to the Fargo Dome Saturday to take on North Dakota State in Missouri Valley play. As an undefeated squad, NDSU sees Saturday’s contest a bit differently than previous weeks. The game provides the chance for some of the underclassmen an opportunity to get playing time and get use…

NDSU Football: Defense Focusing on Stopping the Run

Robinson has eight touchdowns this season

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State football coming in fresh off its bye week to travel for the first game of Missouri Valley play. The Bison hit the road to face 10th ranked Illinois state who are 3 and 1 after the non conference.. The Redbirds present a tough test offensively with a FCS second team all–american at running back…

NDSU Football: Defense Game Planning for Delaware Quarterback Kehoe

Kehoe threw for 2,000 Yards in 2018

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota state football faces its first true road test Saturday traveling to Newark,Delaware to take on the eighteenth-ranked Fightin’ Blue Hens. Defensively, the Bison will have to find an answer for starting quarterback Pat Kehoe. In 2018, Kehoe passed for over two thousand yards and seventeen touchdowns.When the Blue Hens came to Fargo last year in…

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 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’s Olson Implementing Changes to Linebacker Group

Olson returns to NDSU after playing for Bison from 2010-2013

FARGO, N.D. — Grant Olson is the new face behind the North Dakota State linebacking corps. He’s not exactly a new face after his time playing with North Dakota State, but now he can put his own touch on the position group. Current linebacker Jabril Cox is getting more reps at the Will linebacker position, while converted safety Jaxon Brown…

NDSU’s Jabril Cox Ready for Challenge of Minor Position Change

Cox is moving from Sam linebacker to Will linebacker for the spring

FARGO, N.D. — Linebacker Jabril Cox stepped into his leadership role a little earlier than most North Dakota State players. As a redshirt freshman, he led the team in tackles, and he accomplished the same feat last year as a sophomore. “He’s a special athlete,” head coach Matt Entz said. “He’s a special football player, but he can continue to…

NDSU Football Players Find Success by Visualizing it

The Bison play in the National Championship game Saturday at 11:00 a.m.

FRISCO, Texas —  North Dakota State is off to a daunting 14-0 start to the season. The Bison are one win away from a undefeated season, something that none of the current players on the roster have experienced in their collegiate careers. Every player and coach at NDSU — and just about any program — insists that success is all…

NDSU’s Stick, Cox Named MVFC Players of the Year

They are the first set of teammates to earn the honors since 2010

ST. LOUIS (NDSU Athletics) — North Dakota State quarterback Easton Stick was named Offensive Player of the Year and linebacker Jabril Cox was named Defensive Player of the Year in the Missouri Valley Football Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 21, by a vote of the league’s media, head coaches and sports information directors. Stick is the second NDSU player to earn the…

NDSU LB Cox Named to Buck Buchanan Award Watch List

The Buck Buchanan Award goes to the top defensive player in the FCS

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State linebacker Jabril Cox was added to the watch list for the STATS FCS Buck Buchanan Award on Thursday, Nov. 8. The award is presented annually to the top defensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision. Cox, a sophomore from Kansas City, Mo., currently ranks 10th in the FCS and leads the Missouri Valley…