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UND Football Looking to Prove Themselves on the Road

Fighting Hawks have won just two games away from the Alerus Center the last two seasonS

GRAND FORKS, N.D — Getting to the quarterfinals of the FCS playoffs is the furthest North Dakota football has ever gone and while that’s something the team is proud of a tougher challenge lies ahead: winning away from the Alerus Center. Over the last three seasons, the Fighting Hawks are 13-2 at home including the last 10 in a row….

Championship NDSU Bison Football Team Delayed At Airport After Big Win Saturday

A mechanical issue caused an aborted takeoff of one of the teams planes at Love Field in Dallas

DALLAS, TEXAS — Even national champions can run into some unexpected travel issues. NDSU Bison Football claiming its eighth FCS national championship Saturday afternoon in Friso, Texas with a 28-20 win over James Madison. A mechanical issue caused an aborted takeoff of one of the teams planes at Love Field in Dallas. Around 3 hours into the delay, pizzas arrived….

KVRR Sports Breakdown: FCS Championship Game Preview

KVRR's Nick Couzin & Jackson Roberts preview the FCS Championship

FRISCO, TX — Ahead of tomorrow afternoon’s FCS Championship game between North Dakota State and James Madison, KVRR’s Nick Couzin and Jackson  Roberts preview the matchup with the top storylines to look out for. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, FCS Championship, frisco, James Madison, NDSU Bison, NDSU Football

Finding The Way To Frisco

The Bison gave fans an early Christmas present this year with their victory over Montana State to send them back to the FCS championship game.

FARGO, ND – The Bison gave fans an early Christmas present this year with their victory over Montana State to send them back to the FCS championship game. Now, the Bison are heading back to Frisco. A holiday tradition that fans are getting familiar with. “It’s sort of an annual event, you get to talk to people once a year that…

NDSU Football: Bison Claim 6th FCS Title

NDSU topped James Madison 17-13 in championship game

FRISCO, Texas – (NDSU Athletics) No. 2 seed North Dakota State won its sixth FCS national championship in seven years with a 17-13 victory over top-seeded defending champion James Madison on Saturday, Jan. 6, before a sellout crowd of 19,090 at Toyota Stadium. It was North Dakota State’s 14th football national championship since 1965 and tied the FCS record of six…

FCS Championship Breakdown: NDSU vs. James Madison

KVRR Sports anchors Keith Albertson and Jeremy Klein break down all the keys to the matchup between NDSU and James Madison

FRISCO, Texas — The 2018 FCS National Championship features a showdown between the top two scoring defenses in the country. North Dakota State and James Madison are in a rematch from last year’s semifinal in Fargo, N.D. KVRR Sports anchors Keith Albertson and Jeremy Klein break down the matchup piece by piece to label who has the advantage before Saturday’s…

The Best Sound from Frisco: NDSU, JMU Players Prepare for Title Game

Both teams have experience in the National Championship

FRISCO, Texas — North Dakota State and James Madison players have experience in dealing with the media in championship week. Watch the video to hear some of the best responses from players on both teams. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison, James Madison, JMU, NDSU, North Dakota State

Little Things Expected to Play Big Role in FCS Championship

Both teams are emphasizing ball security and minimizing mistakes

FRISCO, Texas — North Dakota State and James Madison boast the two best defenses in FCS, and they bring two of the best offenses along with it. Many of the players believe the FCS championship game is going to come down to the details. Student-athletes from both teams cite ball security, success on third down and special teams as potential…

NDSU Football: Dukes Expect A Dog Fight Despite Bison Injuries

NDSU's Jalaan Wimbush and Jaylen Allison left the semifinal against Sam Houston State with injuries

FRISCO, T.X. —The Bison Cornerbacks are not as fresh as they would like to be heading into Saturday’s FCS championship game. Jalaan Wimbush and Jaylen Allison left the semifinal against Sam Houston State with injuries. It appears as though Wimbush will play in Saturday’s matchup against James Madison, but Allison’s status is still up in the air. Although the Dukes…

A Look Back: What the Bison were saying about their Defense in August

The success NDSU has found on the defensive side of the ball comes as no surprise

FRISCO, Texas — Defense has always been a staple of a good North Dakota State football team. The Bison have given up 11.5 points per game this season, the second-lowest mark in the country. Watch the video to hear what players were saying about the defense one month before it took the field in a game setting. Categories: College, Top…