UND Football

Fighting Hawks Football Struggles Continue, Fall in Big Sky Opener

Montana state ends UND's 11-game Big Sky winning Streak.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – Montana State quarterback Chris Murray accounted for four touchdowns and the Bobcats piled up twice as many total yards as North Dakota to knock off the 17th-ranked Fighting Hawks 49-21 in the Big Sky opener for both teams Saturday at the Alerus Center. After going three-and-out on their opening possession, the Bobcats (1-2, 1-0…

KVRR Roundtable: UND Ready for Big Sky Play

UND set to host Montana State on Saturday.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND football looks to bounce back after a 1-2 start when they host Montana State on Saturday. This is the Fighting Hawks first game in conference play. The KVRR Sports team analyzes the match up with Montana State. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: College Football, Fighting Hawks Football, Montana State, UND, UND…

UND Football Wants Fast Start Against Montana State

Fighting Hawks averaging just two points in the first quarter of games this season.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Fighting Hawks football returns to the Alerus Center to begin Big Sky play this Saturday. UND is looking to bounce back from a disappointing loss in South Dakota. The Hawks really struggled to get things going to begin the game getting shut out in the first half. The team is averaging two points per game in the…

UND Football Looks to Turn Things Around in Big Sky Play

Fighting Hawks fell to 1-2 on the year after a loss to South Dakota

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND football is down a few slots in the latest stats poll. No surprise there after Saturday’s rough showing in Vermilion against South Dakota. The Hawks failed to generate offense falling behind 31-0 at halftime. Penalties a clear concern for the North Dakota after that loss to USD. They dropped nine spots in the Coaches Poll. But…

USD’s Streveler Stifles Fighting Hawks Defense

QB Chris Streveler accounted for over 300 yards of offense against UND.

VERMILLION, S.D. — One of the keys for the Hawks to come out victorious Saturday’s match up was to shut down quarterback Chris Streveler. Unfortunately, that was not the case though as Streveler rushed for more than 60 yards and put another 290 through the air. The Hawks’ defense was just no match for him as the entire South Dakota offense…

South Dakota Upsets UND 45-7 in Rivalry Game

UND is now 1-2 on the season

VERMILLION, SD (UND Athletics) — No. 23 South Dakota delivered a decisive 45-7 victory over No. 10 North Dakota in a matchup of border rivals at the DakotaDome on Saturday. In the only matchup of FCS-ranked foes this weekend, the Coyotes (3-0) dominated from the onset as the Fighting Hawks (1-2) could never find a rhythm on either side of the…

KVRR Roundtable: UND vs USD Preview


FARGO, ND— The 1-1 UND Fighting Hawks are on the road Saturday facing the 2-0 USD Coyotes. The KVRR Sports team previews the game in this week’s KVRR Sports Extra roundtable. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra Tags: UND Fighting Hawks, UND Football, USD

UND Prepares for Tough South Dakota QB

Chris Streveler passed for four touchdowns and rushed for 96 yards against the Fighting Hawks in 2016

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — As North Dakota prepares for a rematch from last year against No. 23 South Dakota, they are focusing on Coyotes’ quarterback Chris Streveler. In UND’s thirlling 47-44 double-overtime win, Streveler passed for four touchdowns and also rushed for 96 yards. His running ability makes him a dual threat that challenges any defense. “He’s a real concern,”…

Fighting Hawks football ready for Top-25 Matchup

No. 10 UND battles No. 23 South Dakota this Saturday.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Fighting Hawks football continued its home dominance in the Alerus Center. UND shut out Missouri State on Saturday for their 7th consecutive regular season win in Grand Forks dating back to 2015. This was also the first shutout for Bubba Schweigert as UND’s head coach, but Schweigert and his group know that it doesn’t get any easier…

Fighting Hawks Football Cruise in 52nd Annual Potato Bowl

Brady Oliveira rushes for 164 yards in North Dakota's win.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – In Bubba Schweigert’s third game as head coach at North Dakota back in 2014, UND was on the receiving end of a 38-0 Missouri State victory. Schweigert and the Fighting Hawks exacted a decisive measure of revenge on Saturday afternoon, pounding the Bears 34-0 in the 52nd annual Potato Bowl USA game. Eleventh-ranked UND (1-1) broke…