NDSU athletics

Larsen On NDSU Fall Sports Outlook

NDSU Director of Athletics Matt Larsen discussed how NDSU is planning to proceed safely with fall sports

FARGO, ND – COVID-19 raised plenty of questions about fall seasons in the FM area, including N.D.S.U. Football, Athletic Director Matt Larsen spoke with us yesterday about the outlook for Football season and what they’re doing to ensure it’s held safely. The Summit League is delaying the start of competition until September 23rd. They’ll delay championship seasons for men’s and…

13 NDSU Student Athletes test positive for COVID-19

The University has administered 247 tests to student athletes

    FARGO, N.D. — Over the past two to three weeks, there has been 247 COVID-19 tests administered to NDSU student athletes. The university has confirmed that 13  have tested positive. Of the 13, one has recovered and the rest are said to be doing “well.” NDSU has been conducting daily wellness screenings since June when the students athletes…

NDSU Allowing Student-Athletes Back on Campus Starting June 1st (Reaction From Coaches)

Football can return June 1; Soccer/Volleyball June 8; Basketball June 15

FARGO, N.D. — (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State University athletic department today finalized a plan to re-open athletic facilities for voluntary workouts beginning June 1 for football. Additional sports will be phased in with women’s volleyball and women’s soccer planned for June 8 and men’s and women’s basketball planned for June 15. NDSU will be opening the weight room,…

NDSU’s Larson On Running Athletics During Covid-19

NDSU Athletic Director Matt Larson discusses some adoptable changes to Athletics going forward

FARGO, ND – If there’s one thing the Coronavirus is doing for businesses, it’s forcing them to think outside the box and find new ways to operate during a societal freeze. North Dakota State Athletics is no exception, especially with student-athletes committing or transferring. Athletic Director Matt Larson sheds some light on how his department is working through the obstacles…

“Dynasty Delight” Ice Cream Celebrates National Champion NDSU Bison Football Team

It's the product of a collaboration between Cass Clay, Hornbacher's and NDSU Athletics

FARGO, N.D. — You can celebrate the next NDSU Bison Football win with a little “Dynasty Delight” ice cream. It’s the product of a collaboration between Cass Clay, Hornbacher’s and NDSU Athletics. The new ice cream is flavored with vanilla, salted caramel, chocolate peanuts and caramel-filled chocolate footballs. The limited-edition ice cream is only available right now at Hornbacher’s. $1…

Thousands Come Out to Meet NDSU Athletes for Bison Fan Day

Thousands of people came out to Bison Fan Day to meet the Fall sports teams at NDSU

FARGO, N.D.–Bison fans are showing their NDSU pride and meeting with players they usually only see on TV or on the field or court. Thousands of people came out to Bison Fan Day to meet the Fall sports teams at NDSU. “I got in line starting at 10 am this morning and waiting in line,” said super fan Scott ‘Icon’…

Otterdahl, Leddy Take Top Honors at Fifth-Annual Bison Green & Gold Gala

Student Athletes celebrated Bison athletics at the Fargo Theather

FARGO, N.D. — It was a special evening for NDSU athletics as the school honored its student-athletes at the fifth annual Green and Gold Gala. Members of every team got a chance to change out of their uniforms and come out to the Fargo Theatre to celebrate Bison athletics. They walked the green carpet and had their photos taken before heading…

NDSU Begins Fundraising for a New Indoor Football Practice Facility

NDSU will build two artificial turf fields – one indoors and one outdoors – on the site of the current practice fields

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) —The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education today granted approval to fundraise up to $37.2 million for a new indoor football practice facility at North Dakota State University. The entire cost of the proposed facility will be privately funded. Pending state legislative approval, construction will start as soon as the necessary funding is secured. NDSU…

NDSU Celebrates Athletes at 4th Annual Green and Gold Gala

Easton Stick named the male athlete of the year.

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State celebrated this year’s accomplishments at the annual green and gold gala on Thursday night at the Fargo Theatre. This is the fourth year that Bison athletics has put on this event for its student athletes. The mock version of the ESPY’s celebrates and recognizes all of the different athlete’s and their accomplishments. The department…

Men’s Basketball: Fort Wayne Takes Down NDSU on Senior Day, 84-72

The Fort Wayne Mastodons knocked down 14 three-pointers to defeat the North Dakota State men's basketball team 84-72

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — The Fort Wayne Mastodons knocked down 14 three-pointers to defeat the North Dakota State men’s basketball team 84-72 on Saturday afternoon at the Scheels Center on campus. Fort Wayne improved to 18-12 overall and 7-6 in The Summit League with the victory. NDSU fell to 13-15 overall and 4-8 in league games. Fort Wayne junior guard…