UND Football

UND Football Building Off Win Over UC Davis

UND built momentum with win over the Aggies

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football is feeling the good vibrations after knocking off their second ranked opponent in three weeks. After a disappointing showing at Eastern Washington giving up 28 points in the first half, the Fighting Hawks recovered with a game–winning field goal against UC Davis. The win over the Aggies gave the Hawks momentum going forward….

UND Football: Schweigert Wants His Team to “Stay Focused” as Idaho State Game Approaches

Idaho State Beat UND Last Season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football coming off a win against a ranked opponent for the second time in three weeks after a game-winning field goal sealed the Fighting Hawks victory over UC Davis. Next up for UND, a match up with Idaho State who had their number last season taking home the victory  at the Alerus Center. In…

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 Football: Defense Wants To Be Better Against UC Davis

Gave up 35 points in loss to Eastern Washington

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s a week for improvement for North Dakota football. UND is coming off a 35–20 loss to Eastern Washington and it doesn’t get much easier as 12th ranked UC Davis comes to the Alerus Center Saturday. The Fighting Hawks defense give up 377 yards of offense including 284 on the ground. Giving up that many yards…

UND Football: Schweigert “Looking for Consistency” From Ketteringham Against UC Davis

UC Davis has dropped from 4 to 12 in STATS Poll

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota football heads into a new week moving on from a 35–20 loss to Eastern Washington. The Fighting Hawks turned the ball over six times leading to Eagles scores. Four of those turnovers came from quarterback Nate Ketteringham. Ketteringham made his first start since going down week one with a knee injury. In snowy, wet…

UND Football Looking to Get Healthy Over Bye Week

Week One Starter Nate Ketteringham returned to practice

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After taking down number 24th ranked Sam Houston State over the weekend, North Dakota football hits their bye week before heading to Eastern Washington next week. The bye week comes at a good time for the Fighting Hawks. There have been many injuries on both sides of the ball especially at the quarterback position where the…

UND Football: A Familiar Face Returns to the Field

QB Ketteringham Returns to Practice

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After another quarterback went down with an injury Saturday against Sam Houston State for North Dakota football, the Fighting Hawks played their fourth string in freshman Tommy Schuster. Schuster passed for 165 yards and a touchdown in the win. After moving to 2 and 1 on the season, UND heads into their bye week. The bye…

UND Football Turns Attention to Sam Houston State

Potato Bowl Week

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For North Dakota Football its all about putting last Saturday’s loss, 38–7, to in–state opponent North Dakota State  behindthem because their next opponent is not to be taken lightly either. UND returns home to face number 24th ranked Sam Houston State at the Alerus Center for the Potato Bowl. The Fighting Hawks have had some success…

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…