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UND Football Looking to Utilize Weah in Even More Explosive Ways This Fall

Moorhead native is a preseason all-American

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota football is coming off a successful first spring in the Missouri Valley claiming a share of the league after being picked to finish sixth. It was a breakout season for running back Otis Weah who became an all-American after finishing top ten nationally in rushing yards, yards per carry, rushing touchdowns and yards per…

Jamal Dixon On Getting To Play With HS Teammates At UND: “It Just Makes It Feel Like Home”

The Cornerback will have one year of high school left before heading to Grand Forks

MOORHEAD, MINN (KVRR) – If there’s a star on the Moorhead High Football field, chances are folks in UND’s recruiting circle are going to take interest. Recently, athletes haven’t just reciprocated that intrigue, they’ve shown their commitment to the green and white. The latest came over the weekend. Spuds rising senior Jamal Dixon will be the latest to trade in…

Moorhead’s Weah Named Preseason All-American for UND Football

Led conference in several different rushing categories

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Defenses make way for Otis Weah because the North Dakota running back is coming for some more hardware. The Moorhead native was named a preseason All-American by Athlon sports. Weah led the Missouri Valley this spring in rushing yards, yards per carry, rushing touchdowns and yards per game.. All were top ten nationally. Weah is one…

UND Football was “Right Fit” for Moorhead’s Teiken

Spuds defensive end is committed to the Fighting Hawks as part of the 2022 class

MOORHEAD, Minn — Grand Forks might as well change its name to north Moorhead because a fifth Spuds player is set to play for North Dakota football. Defensive end Jack Teiken commits to the fighting hawks as part of their 2022 class. Teiken had 10 offers including NDSU, USD and Wyoming, Army and Air Force¬† from the FBS. While there…

UND Football Alum Toivonen’s Unusual Path to the NFL

Signed with the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Travis Toivonen caught over 130 catches for 1700 yards and 13 touchdowns in four seasons with North Dakota football ranking third all-time in program history, now the receiver is on an NFL roster after signing with the Seattle Seahawks coming in for a workout. “There were three other receivers with me so basically it was a…

Seven UND Seniors Returning For Football

The septet announced they'd be returning via North Dakota Football's twitter account

GRAND FORKS, ND (KVRR) – Seven seniors on North Dakota Football announced today that they’ll be back in the fall for another go-around. The Fighting Hawks open up play September 4th on the road against Idaho State. Their first home game comes two weeks later on the 18th against Drake, a week before they host NDSU. The green and white…

UND’s Toivonen Picked Up By Seattle Seahawks

The former UND wide receiver ranks third in program history in receptions, reception yards, and reception touchdowns

GRAND FORKS, ND (KVRR) – Former North Dakota wide receiver Travis Toivonen has been picked up by the Seattle Seahawks. The red wing native joins the 90-man roster roster after a morning workout with the team. After finishing his UND career with the third most receptions, yards, and, touchdowns by a receiver there in the division I era, he went…

Moorhead’s Feeney Wins Minnesota Gatorade Football Player Of Year; Tips Cap To Those Around Him

The senior QB takes home his second Minnesota "Player of the Year" award this season

MOORHEAD, MINN (KVRR) – Moorhead High’s Trey Feeney is making sure the Fighting Hawk Faithful knows his name heading into next year. Congratulations to Trey Feeney on being awarded Gatorade Player Of The Year for the state of Minnesota!!@FeeneyTrey @Gatorade#GatoradePOY#Winas1https://t.co/xMt8GlEYYg pic.twitter.com/CMbd0q3Mzc — MoorheadSpudFootball (@MHDspudFootball) May 13, 2021 The senior QB was named Minnesota Football Gatorade Player of The Year not…

UND Football’s Weah Named First Team All-American

Moorhead native led conference in rushing yards, yards per carry, rushing touchdowns and yards per game

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota running back Otis Weah becomes the first at that position in the program’s history to be named an all-american and the fifth year at least one player¬† has been selected -under head coach Bubba Schweigert. The Moorhead native led the conference in rushing yards, yards per carry, rushing touchdowns and yards per game. All…

UND Football Taking Away Lessons From Spring Season

Learning how to win more on the road

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The spring season brought history for the North Dakota football program seeing the FCS playoffs quarterfinal round for the first time. Not making it further isn’t bringing anyone down. There are still many goals left to accomplish the Fighting Hawks want to see through. One is winning on the road, which is something that continues to…