Terry Horan

Forming A Special Bond: Concordia Football’s Tanner DuBois and Andy Gravdahl

From rivals in high school to best friends and roommates in college

MOORHEAD, Minn — “Four years together and those two are just silent giants. They don’t really talk a ton but there’s always together I can tell you that. They really care for each other and you can see that. I don’t think I’ve seen the two of them ever angry with each other.” Quarterback Tanner DuBois and receiver Andy Gravdahl…

Concordia Football Working Through New Offense, Finding New Quarterback in Fall Camp

Cobbers switching from triple option to the spread offense

MOORHEAD, Minn — After having their 2020 season wiped away, Concordia football makes its return to Jake Christianson Field next month. The Cobbers wrapped up day six of fall camp looking to turn around back-to-back years of .500 ball. The Cobbers are returning just 4 starters from 2019 and its bringing some change to one side of the ball. A…

Concordia’s 7-on-7 Football Camp Makes Its Return Helping Local Area High School Teams

Coach Terry Horan has been putting on the event since 2001

MOORHEAD, Minn — 18 football teams with over 300 athletes across six fields at Concordia playing 7 on 7. An ideal situation for an event that has been such a mainstay for the F-M area. It all started with an idea from head coach Terry Horan and its continued to grow ever since. “When I first came in 2001, I…

Concordia Athletics Announces Plan for Spring Sports Season

Baseball, softball start over next two weeks

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has given a go on a spring sports season that includes those from the fall. Baseball, softball, tennis, golf and outdoor track play championships. Soccer, volleyball, cross country, and football play shortened schedules. The baseball season features a 35-game schedule, eight non-conference match-ups with midweek and Saturday doubleheaders in conference play. Single…

Concordia Football Taking Advantage of Virtual Platform With Junior Days

Cobbers have held four virtual junior days with two more coming

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Concordia football is looking at the positives of having to going completely virtual for both spring practice and recruiting. That is carried over into the program’s junior day, where there is usually only one. The coaches have been able to conduct four. The virtual days have currently reached over 450 juniors all over the country allowing the…

Local Talent Highlights Record-Setting Recruiting Class for Concordia Football

56 signed recruits is a program record

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Head coach Terry Horan welcomed 56 new recruits to the incoming 2020 Concordia football class. 56 is a program record and the fifth consecutive season the Cobbers have brought in 50 or more recruits to the program. This is the first year the coaching staff went into untapped markets to get players from Nevada, Utah and Florida. …

Concordia Football Not Phased By Tough Early Season Tests

Face Wisconsin-Lacrosse & Wisconsin-Whitewater in first two week of season

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Concordia football gets their season underway Saturday. The Cobbers have two tough tests to start out 2019 starting on the road at Wisconsin–La Crosse and a home game against Wisconsin–Whitewater. Between Whitewater and La Crosse, the football programs have eleven division three titles combined. Concordia has had some success against the Warhawks in the past, knocking them…

Concordia Football Optimistic Heading into 2019 Season

The Cobbers finished last season 5-5

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Concordia football heads into 2019 with a sour taste in it’s mouth. The Cobbers started out the way they wanted with a 3-1 record, but then dropped their next four contests to finish five-five. It was their first non-winning season since 2012. However, coach Terry Horan is looking at the positives out of a disappointing year. Horan…

Concordia Quarterback Kragnes One of Four Returning Offensive Starters in 2019

Kragnes racked up 842 total yards last season for the Cobbers

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Concordia football is starting its 2019 season looking to improve from a 5–and–5 finish last season. It was the first time since 2010 the Cobbers did not have a winning record. To be successful this year, it’ll start with quarterback and DGF Rebels alum Blake Kragnes. The offense lost their top rusher, Dane Ringquist, and top receiver,…

Former St. John’s Coach John Gagliardi Dies at 92

All-time winningest coach in college football history

COLLEGEVILLE, MN — Former St John’s Minnesota football coach, John Gagliardi has died at the age of 92. Gaglairdi is the all–time winningest football coach in college football history with 489 victories. Concordia football coach Terry Horan took to twitter this morning to give his condolences saying quote: “On behalf of our entire program we are all deeply saddened to…